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World Food Day Juneau Douglas High School

posted Oct 14, 2012, 7:32 PM by CIS Admin   [ updated Mar 1, 2013, 1:03 PM ]
In Observance of World Food Day,students are invited to the computer lab in room 121 to play web-based word games on Freerice.com. Freerice is owned by and supports the United Nations World Food Programme. 

With Freerice, you can do good by having fun. Answer one of the multiple-choice questions correctly — on topics such as English vocabulary, geography or chemistry — and the site's sponsors will donate 10 grains of rice to the U.N. World Food Programme. It doesn't sound like a major act of charity — but so many people answer so many questions that the site is responsible for the donation of hundreds of millions of grains of rice every month. That's enough to make a major difference for tens of thousands of hungry people in Haiti and other countries that need help.

Read more:  http://www.time.com/time/specials/packages/article/0,28804,2087815_2087915_2087900,00.html #ixzz29KZT7ogY

Where: Room 121, Juneau Douglas High School
When: October 16th Lunch and October 17th Enrichment Period