5 of the Top Poverty-Fighting Nonprofits

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BOONE, North Carolina — There are a multitude of nonprofits doing good in the world. Some focus on diseases, while others simply deal in awareness campaigns. While all have an equal benefit, this article will be focusing on nonprofits that deal directly with poverty. Here are five of the top poverty-fighting nonprofits.
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1. The Hunger Project

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The Hunger Project is a global, nonprofit, strategic organization committed to the sustainable end of world hunger with offices in Africa, Asia and Latin America.
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2. Feeding America

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Feeding America is the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief charity and distributes food to more than 25 million Americans each year.
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Food Waste Alliance

3. Kiva

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Kiva is a micro-lending website, empowering individuals to lend directly to unique entrepreneurs in the developing world.
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Maharishi Institute

4. Mercy Corps

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Mercy Corps focuses on alleviating poverty and oppression by helping people build communities that are built to sustain.
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Global Oregon

5. ONE

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ONE is a grassroots advocacy organization backed by more than 2 million people from around the world who are committed to the fight against extreme poverty in Africa.
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Audrey Grace

Audrey writes for The Borgen Project from Appalachian State University where, in December 2015, she will graduate with two bachelors degrees in both Public Relations and Journalism.

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