Children are the most vulnerable when violence, famine, or disaster strikes. But you can be there for them with your additional pledge of $7 per month!
Bring Hope in Disaster
Time is of the essence when disaster strikes a community. You can bring hope to the hard places in times of disaster by adding a gift below to provide support immediately through Food for the Hungry’s dedicated emergency teams.
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I authorize Food for the Hungry (FH) to update the amount of the recurring electronic fund transfers (debits) from my account at the bank or financial institution currently on record and to initiate deposits (credits) for any withdrawals made in error. This authorization to debit or credit my bank account shall be the same as if I had personally signed a check or authorization to FH. This authorization is to remain in full force and effect until FH has received written or verbal notification from me of termination and FH has had a reasonable opportunity to act on it. To cancel service, please call FH at 1-866-307-3259 (toll free).
By making this change, I authorize Food for the Hungry to begin charging this new Credit Card or Bank Account each month until I notify Food for the Hungry otherwise.
Head of Mission, Burundi & Head of Mission, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)
Jerry Kazadi is the Head of Mission in Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo at Food for the Hungry (FH) and serves out of FH’s office in Bujumbura, Burundi. He has worked in the field of community development and relief for 18 years. Nine of those years were spent in a leadership role. His expertise is in program management and strategy development. Jerry joined FH in February 2019 as the Country Director of Burundi. In this role, he represents FH in all strategic meetings with the government and other key stakeholders involved in humanitarian and development work in Burundi. Additionally, he provides leadership to the FH team in Burundi to ensure the country’s program strategy is implemented in alignment to the FH Heartbeat and the organization’s desired goals.
Jerry earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Lubumbashi in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and a diploma from the University of South Africa (Pretoria) in Development Program Administration for Development Practitioners.
He says, “ministering to the most vulnerable and making God’s love real,” is what inspires him most about his work with FH.
IN BURUNDI, MILLIONS SUFFER FROM PREVENTABLE DISEASES