Imagine There’s No Countries . . .

Considering the Possibility and Practice of Global Citizenship

FreeRice.com

Posted by andershultis on January 16, 2009

I found this website. In basic terms it gives you a vocab test and for every right answer they give 10 grains of rice to the UN World Food Program to end world hunger. In 2007 they donated 12,255,121,230 grains of rice, and in 2008 43,942,622,700 grains.
The website is: http://www.freerice.com/index.php

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4 Responses to “FreeRice.com”

  1. bklunk said

    It would be nice to have a working link.

  2. andershultis said

    Fair enough, I’ll try harder in the future.

  3. bklunk said

    This is educational too as the words very quickly become a bit unusual and international. Now I know what a kheda is.

  4. Brian Hunt said

    Another great charity site is AIDtoCHILDREN.com. It donates money to children in need through World Vision.

    Check it out at http://www.aidtochildren.com

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