In 2017, 124 million people in 51 countries suffered from crisis levels of hunger, a 15 percent increase from the year before. Click here for the story.
How Cross International is Making an Impact
For the past 18 months, the continent of Africa has faced an unprecedented crisis, a severe drought has greatly affected livestock and food supplies in the region. United Nations officials say this may be the largest humanitarian crisis since 1945. Losing their livestock and crops due to lack of rain, many poor families have been on the brink of starvation. That’s why Cross International is helping our ministry partners distribute food staples to hungry families in remote regions of Kenya, and has shipped emergency medical relief to victims of famine in South Sudan. To help Cross International reach out to hungry African families in the name of Jesus, click here.