Celebrating Rev. Art Simon

Founder of Bread for the World

Founder of Bread for the World


Bread for the World joins with the Simon family and all those whom Art has profoundly impacted throughout his extraordinary life.


We share in the sorrow of his passing and honor his remarkable legacy.

If you’d like to express your condolences with the Simon family, share your wishes, or reminisce about Art, please use the memorial board below.


You may also send condolences to the Simon family via mail:

Bread for the World
Attn: Simon Family
425 3rd Street SW, Suite 1200
Washington, DC 20024

Remembering Art

Memorial Service Information

On December 4 at 7p.m. Eastern Time, a memorial service was held online to remember and celebrate the legacy of Rev. Arthur “Art” Simon. View a recording of the service, photos of Art from over the years, and an order of service.

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Give in Memory of Art

Art’s family has asked that memorial gifts be made to organizations that help people. If you would like to make a gift to Bread, you may do so at bread.org/RememberingArt.

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