Dominican Republic

Hunger in the Dominican Republic

While the Dominican Republic has made significant progress in various aspects of development, hunger remains a pressing issue in certain regions of the country. The hunger in the Dominican Republic is characterized by pockets of food insecurity, particularly among marginalized communities and rural areas. Limited access to quality food, inadequate agricultural infrastructure, and socioeconomic disparities contribute to the problem. Many Dominicans, especially children and vulnerable groups, experience chronic malnutrition and struggle to obtain sufficient nutritious meals. Efforts are being made by the government and non-governmental organizations to address the root causes of hunger, improve food availability, and implement social programs that promote food security and alleviate the plight of those affected by hunger in the Dominican Republic.

Our Impact in the Dominican Republic

As Outside the Bowl Global, we extend our commitment to addressing malnutrition by reaching out to the Dominican Republic. Through our dedicated efforts, we make a tangible difference in this beautiful country. We send containers of VitaKidz, a highly nutritional instant energy meal, to provide crucial nourishment to children in need. Generous donors play a vital role in making this possible, as their support allows us to deliver these life-saving meals to vulnerable children across the Dominican Republic. By partnering with local organizations, schools, healthcare facilities, and community centers, we ensure that VitaKidz reaches those who need it most. Together, with the collective effort of our donors and partners, we strive to combat malnutrition and contribute to the healthy growth and development of children throughout the Dominican Republic.

Contact our Caribbean Director if you would like to get more information on how to get involved.

David Destinoble

+1 (809) 357-3642

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