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The Fuel your Future program has given me a unique opportunity to have an impact in my own neighborhood. In college, as I studied international political economy, I day dreamed about becoming an international journalist or NGO director, working to solve some global crisis. Just as I hoped, the day after I walked the […]

A Woman Named Charity


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A blog post with real English words? Doesn’t that excite you and make you want to read? Do you think I’m being facetious? Then what do you think of “fruit smoothie with real fruits”? I’m quoting that from a billboard advertisement next to a fast food restaurant which I saw recently. What […]

A blog with real English words


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Working with the good people at the Hunger Intervention Program has been a real blast. I had so much fun getting to know all my kids more personally, as well as their parents. I was a bit worried in the beginning that I was not going to be able to […]

A Summer Serving Lake City



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Hi everyone, Michael here! I’ve had a great time getting to know the children at Cedarvale Village. They’re all such energetic children with a constant drive to compete and show off their skills in every activity they do. Whether it be basketball, racing or face-painting, they have passion that only […]

Behind the “Vale”


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Hello, Stephen here. As many of you know, this summer HIP was able to bring a large variety of activities and specials guests to our meal sites this summer.  We had librarians, musicians, bubble makers and community members of all stripes come to engage with the youth we serve.  But […]

Hungry for Creativity 


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This year, HIP received funding through the Seattle Housing Authority to hire three youth interns from the three SHA sitewhere we serve summer meals. They are helping us serve lunches, leading activities, and doing outreach. Ibrahim works for us at our Cedarvale site. Here is his introduction: My name is […]

Introducing Ibrahim



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You’ve probably seen some new faces around HIP in the last couple weeks. and it’s high time we have official introductions! We have 8 awesome new additions to the HIP team for the summer, to help us lead our Summer Meals programming. So here’s a bit about each of our […]

Meet our SummerCorps 2016!


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This year, HIP received funding through the Seattle Housing Authority to hire three youth interns from the three SHA sitewhere we serve summer meals. They are helping us  serve lunches, leading activities, and doing outreach.  Riko works for us at our Jackson Park Community Center site. Here is his introduction:   Hello […]

Introducing Riko


Hunger Intervention Program (HIP) is hiring two AmeriCorps members (Nutrition program Coordinators) for the 2016-17 program year! Our program have grown over the years and we want to expand our services in this community. We have always attracted the best candidates there are, Please share this job posting and help […]

Apply Now: HIP is Hiring TWO AmeriCorps Members for 2016-17 ...