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The Hunger Banquet is an interactive evening for all ages on the prevalence of world hunger, its causes and effects. Learn what you can do to help people that are hungry here in Hilo, as well as in the world. This events help us to take ownership of our community and teaches the importance of social responsibility.

Created by Oxfam, this event helps to highlight the inquality of resouces on our planet. Currently over 925 million people suffer from cronic hunger and approximately 22,000 children a day die becuase of a lack of food. That is one child every four seconds.