Resource Library

  • Prayers at the Table

    May 6, 2015

    A table prayer, remembering hungry people around the world.

  • Breath Prayers About Hunger

    May 6, 2015

    A short, meditative prayer.

  • The Work of Christmas

    May 6, 2015

    Howard Thurman's poetic reflection on "the work" that begins with Christmas.

  • Bethlehem, House of Bread

    May 6, 2015

    A Christmas prayer from Bread for Tomorrow by Kate Compson, focusing on the meaning of the name "Bethlehem."

  • That We May Be Satisfied

    May 6, 2015

    A corporate prayer affirming that God provides "more than enough."

  • Stewardship

    May 6, 2015

    A corporate prayer affirming our role as stewards of God's creation.

  • Inheritance of New Life

    May 6, 2015

    A short prayer asking that God's grace move us to share the abundance of God's creation.

  • Bread Mediatation

    May 6, 2015

    A mediation discovered next to a loaf of bread tucked into an alcove at Cartmel Priory, England.

  • This Strange Place

    May 6, 2015

    A dinner prayer from Bread for the World's 2011 National Gathering.

  • We Long For Community

    May 6, 2015

    A communal prayer by Janet Morley, from Bread of Tomorrow.

  • Harnessing Immigrant Small Entrepreneurship for Economic Growth

    March 1, 2015

    Immigrants create small businesses at higher rates than others but face additional barriers. We identify practices to better support immigrant entrepreneurs in Miami, Fla; Des Moines, Iowa; and Salt Lake City, Utah...

  • USDA photo by Vivian Felten

    2015 Offering of Letters materials

    January 1, 2015

    2015 Offering of Letters: Feed Our Children

    Bread for the World’s annual Offering of Letters campaign for 2015 focused on feeding children in the U.S. Child nutrition programs are more important than ever....

  • USDA photo by Vivian Felten

    Feed Our Children

    January 1, 2015

    This Background Paper describes Bread for the World's 2015 Offering of Letters on Child Nutrition reautorization. Its question and answer format provides helpful background information.

  • Empowering women is vital to ending hunger, says the 2015 Hunger Report. Photo: Crystaline Randazzo for Bread for the World

    When Women Flourish ... We Can End Hunger | The 2015 Hunger Report

    November 24, 2014

    The empowerment of women is essential to ending hunger and malnutrition. Hungry people are disproportionately female. Women need more bargaining power, fewer unpaid responsibilities, and a greater collective voice....

  • Ending Child Hunger in the United States

    November 1, 2014

    For children, even brief periods of hunger may cause lifelong damage. But this is unnecessary and preventable. Federal nutrition programs help millions of children. They must be maintained and strengthened.

  • About Bread for the World - flier

    July 16, 2014

    A one-page flier that briefly describes what Bread for the World is, what is does, and how it carries out its work.

  • Harmonizing Nutrition Monitoring and Evaluation Across U.S. Government Agencies

    January 1, 2014

    Significant resources and political will are being mobilized for global nutrition. The new whole-of-U.S.-government Nutrition Strategy is an opportunity to unite agencies behind a common nutrition goal.

  • Learning from U.S. Nutrition Investments in Tanzania: Progress and Partnerships

    January 1, 2014

    Efforts by the U.S. and others to scale up nutrition in Tanzania have produced successes and challenges in program implementation and coordination that are relevant to ongoing and new Feed the Future projects.

  • Dominic Duren spends a few moments with his son Dominc. Dominic is the director of the HELP Program in Cinncinati, Ohio. Joseph Molieri / Bread for the World

    Ending Hunger in America | The 2014 Hunger Report

    November 25, 2013

    Hunger remains a problem in the U.S. despite our wealth. A four-part plan to end hunger starts with good jobs and continues with investing in people, strengthening safety nets, and building community partnerships....

  • A Tale of Two Cities (and a Town): Immigrants in the Rust Belt

    October 1, 2013

    Immigrants are slowing decades of population decline in Rust Belt communities and contributing disproportionately to their economies. Undocumented immigrants need legalization to maximize their contributions.