WhyHunger’s Hungerthon is an annual Thanksgiving radio tradition, since 1975, that educates listeners across the U.S. and raises critical funds to end hunger in America. This iconic campaign unites radio partners at Audacy New York, SiriusXM, and iHeart New York with supporters and celebrity ambassadors, including Yoko Ono Lennon and Bruce Springsteen, to tackle the root causes of hunger in America and ensure everyone’s human right to nutritious food.
Hunger continues to be an all-too-common reality for millions of Americans struggling to make ends meet. From celebrity merchandise to exclusive auctions and exciting events, Hungerthon provides many opportunities to get involved and give back.
When you donate to WhyHunger’s Hungerthon you can be sure your money is spent responsibly and with the greatest impact. WhyHunger is a 4-star charity, with the highest rating for excellence in fiscal management, accountability and transparency from America’s leading independent charity evaluator, Charity Navigator. We are proud to have a 48-year track record of vital impact and that 91 cents of every dollar raised goes directly to programmatic work
Learn more at whyhunger.org.