The Hunger Project Trust (THP-UK) is a United Kingdom partner chapter of The Hunger Project. The Hunger Project-United Kingdom is a registered charity (charity number 326688) and was established by a Trust Deed dated September 12, 1984, as amended on March 8, 1988. The Hunger Project has been active in the United Kingdom since 1979.
The Hunger Project-United Kingdom’s mission is to support a worldwide movement for the end of hunger in coordination with The Hunger Project chapters in nine developed and twelve developing countries. The Hunger Project-United Kingdom is based in London, a world center for international development. The organization’s major activities are fundraising for programs in the developing world and education and advocacy in the United Kingdom.
The Hunger Project-United Kingdom strives to diversify its income sources, increase funds raised from individuals and institutions and maximize its appeal to long-term investors, many of whom have supported the organization for more than 15 years.
The Hunger Project-United Kingdom aims to increase public awareness and understanding of international development and The Hunger Project’s empowerment approach through lectures, presentations, publications and online discussion forums. It promotes the organization’s strategies and lessons learned to the international development community in the United Kingdom.