Privacy Policy

Bread for the World and Bread for the World Institute are committed to your right to privacy. To better protect your privacy, we have developed this notice explaining our practices and policies regarding the information collected and used on our Web site.

If you have any questions concerning privacy and confidentiality, please contact Member Services or call 1-800-822-7323.

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Bread for the World uses industry-standard security software and systems. Credit card information and transactions are secured by Verisign. When you are on a secure donation page, you will see a closed lock symbol in your browser window, usually in the lower-right corner

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Email Addresses

Bread for the World asks for your email address on our subscription, donation, and advocacy action pages. This allows us to provide you with email communications and to acknowledge receipt of donations received on our website. Bread for the World does not sell, rent, or lend the email addresses of our subscribers or website visitors.

You may opt out of our email communications at any time by clicking on the unsubscribe or remove link located at the bottom of all our email communications. You may also call us at 1-800-822-7323 or email Member Services to be removed.

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Bread for the World asks for other personal information (including name and physical address) on our online subscription, donation, and advocacy action pages. This information is used to fulfill subscription requests and to acknowledge receipt of donations received on our website. When you become a member of Bread for the World, make a donation, or take action, your name and address are placed on our postal mailing list for occasional mail updates. If you prefer not to receive postal mail from Bread for the World, you may call us at 1-800-822-7323 or email Member Services to be removed.

Bread for the World occasionally exchanges its postal mailing list with select organizations whose activities might be of interest to our members. Those who contribute to Bread for the World or Bread for the World Institute receive a postal mailing within the first two weeks of their first gift that includes information on how to opt out from occasional postal list exchanges with other organizations. If you prefer that your name and address not be shared with other organizations, you may call us at 1-800-822-7323 or email Member Services to be removed.

If you need to review, or make changes or corrections to your personal information, please call 1-800-822-7323 or email Member Services. Thank you for supporting Bread for the World. 

Tools
from our Resource Library

For Education

For Faith

  • The Bible on Health as a Hunger Issue

    A brief examination of the biblical approach to health as a hunger issue.

    Includes an introduction to the issue, a Scriptural reflection, practical actions you can take, and a prayer.

  • Bread Newsletter January 2016

    In this issue: Another Great Year for Bread; Catholics Begin Observance of Holy Year of Mercy; Serving on ‘God’s Wave Length’ for 39 Years; and more.
     

  • Interfaith Religious Leaders’ Pledge to End Hunger

    A wide array of the nation’s faith leaders have come together on the eve of Pope Francis’ arrival in the United States to commit ourselves to encourage our communities to work for the end of hunger by 2030 and, toward that end, for a shift in U.S. national priorities.

    We are deeply pleased...

For Advocacy

  • Grassroots Advocacy Toolkit

    A set of how-to sheets for carrying out advocacy and fact sheets on the current issues Bread for the World is working on.

    For new and current Bread grassroots hunger activists.

    Ideal as a starter toolkit for new Bread activists or as a set of updates for current activists.

    ...

  • The State of Black Poverty: A Pan-African Millennial Perspective on Ending Hunger by 2030

    Over the past year and a half, about two-dozen young adults from the United States and countries in Africa and the Caribbean, have gathered virtually and in person to reflect on the effects of hunger and poverty in black communities. The working group has been considering socio-political and...

  • Fact Sheet: The Hunger-Medicaid Connection

    Congress is considering proposals that would jeopardize healthcare coverage for millions of poor and near-poor adults and children. 

    The bill under consideration, the American Health Care Act, would gut...