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ShareTheMeal – Helping to end world hunger in just two clicks
There are over 2 billion smartphone users and 100 million starving children worldwide. So why not create an app that can help end hunger in our world? ShareTheMeal, founded by Sebastian Stricker and Bernhard Kowatsch in cooperation with the United Nations World Food Programme, did just that. And they certainly created a viral hit: Within less than 5 weeks, 100,000 users shared over 1 million meals via the app. Each donation of 40 cents helps to feed 1 child for 1 day in Lesotho. It is easy to support this noble cause – just download the ShareTheMeal app!
Link to the Startup Website: www.sharethemeal.org
About ShareTheMeal 795 million people all over the world do not have enough to eat. Still, more people die from hunger than from AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis. We want to change that. ASAP. Hunger is the “largest solvable problem in the world”: It only costs around € 0.40 to feed a hungry child for one day. With the ShareTheMeal App you can easily donate to children in Lesotho. Read more