AGROAMERICA JOINS FIGHT AGAINST HUNGER

World Food Day marks the founding of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in 1945. It’s observed by many organizations involved with food security around the world. AgroAmerica’s CSR programs are closely aligned with the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and several of their programs address this issue. Food security is defined by the UN as [...]

By |2018-11-14T21:20:40+00:00November 14th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

AGROAMERICA’S FOOD SECURITY PROGRAM BENEFITS THOUSANDS OF CHILDREN IN RURAL GUATEMALA

In 2017 6180 children at 16 rural schools in Quetzaltenango, San Marcos, Retalhuleu and Escuintla in the southwest region of Guatemala benefited from the AgroAmerica food security program “One Banana a Day Changes Your Life.”  This program aligns with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals #2 - End Hunger and Achieve Food Security. It consists [...]

By |2017-11-24T19:01:32+00:00November 24th, 2017|News|0 Comments

HEALTHY KIDS EAT RIGHT & DO BETTER AT SCHOOL

August is Kids Eat Right Month, a program that aims to make healthy kids by teaching children to make healthy food choices so they grow up healthy and strong. Eating right affects almost aspect of a child’s life – how they grow, how they learn and even how they feel. In more developed countries their focus [...]

By |2017-08-08T20:30:14+00:00August 8th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

CELEBRATING HEALTHY MOTHERS AND CHILDREN

This week is Baby Food Week in the US.  The purpose of the festival is provide creative family-oriented events focused  on healthy mothers and children in the community.  Although we don’t celebrate this festival in Central or South America, we do have a strong interest in the health and nutrition of mothers, babies and children [...]

By |2017-07-19T21:01:14+00:00July 19th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments