Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Twitter Top Five Supporters

Every Thursday we will feature the Top Five Supporters on Twitter that help to spread our message to end world hunger. We truly appreciate you and thank you wonderful friends  who have taken the time to read our tweets and graciously re-tweet our message: This week we are very proud to feature:
♥ Happily Married ♥ Spiritual Seeker. Enjoys Travel, Beaches, Wine, Hiking and Photographing Nature.

Featured Tweet: @Ann_Tran #CharityTuesday shoutout to @ - we delivered 9,000 bottles of water, a truckload of food on Sunday to Birmingham, AL || RT @
 @JosetteSheeran Italy, Rome
My front line reports as head of The World Food Program WFP - the world's largest org. Innovations to FightHunger! (RT do not imply endorsement)

Featured Tweet: Congrats to @ Global Village Champ 4 Champion honorable mention for April. Read at @

@MQTodd ( Michael Q. Todd)
Loving EA right now - join us at A recovering lawyer now a Twitter strategist & love promoter in Tokyo.

Featured Tweet: To in go to this site:" Hands on Birmingham" and register RT @ @

 Misty Wuori
@Mysticle Charlotte, NC ~ USA
Marketing Chic | HappĪ³ Nature Girl, Embracing my Ness ♥ Sunsets & my Rescues, take lotsa Pics, write a Pets column on Examiner ☼ Li√e Green & Prosper ☼

 Featured Tweet: We've fed a lot of people - InfoMap of Countries where we've provided A Day Without Hunger RT @ @

 Jim Case
@jcase59 Lynnwood, Wa.
A single, 52 yrs. young biz ent., workout/fitness enthusiast, loves travel/motorcycles, on a delightful journey pursuing my goals while living my dream. 

Featured Tweet: @jcase59 via @ Donate a tweet a day 2 help raise awareness for Global Village Champions Foundation?

Help us Fight
The Greatest Fight
The Fight Against World Hunger

Jackie Bigford
Social Media Director

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Images of the Destruction from the Alabama Tornado

The above photos are from the devastation in in the southern US after a tornado ripped thru 5 States, killing a confirmed 290 people. The majority of the deaths were in Alabama.  Global Village Champions volunteers immediately assessed the dire situation and donated to the Birmingham Salvation Army a truck load of water (over 9,000 bottles) and food . The Foundation's Founder and Chairman Yank Barry flew into Alabama and spent the day on touring the devastation along with Cameron Jacques (a Villager) and John Tidwell of Birmingham Salvation Army.

How you can help:

To volunteer go to this site:" Hands on Birmingham" and register
The Salvation Army: The Salvation Army Emergency Disaster Services is responding to the deadly tornado activity throughout the South, mobilizing feeding units and providing support to the victims.
To donate to the Salvation Army's tornado disaster response, visit, click on their donation page and designate "April 2011 Tornado Outbreak."
You can call 1-800-SAL-ARMY and donors can text "GIVE" to 80888 to make a $10 donation. Checks can be made out to the Salvation Army Disaster Relief, P.O. Box 100339, Atlanta, Ga., 30384-0339.

Feeding America: Feeding America helps food banks provide food to communities affected by the recent tornadoes.
To make a donation to Feeding America, visit its online donation page.

Governor's Emergency Relief Fund: The Fund, part of the Alabama Governor's Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives, provides additional recovery assistance to Alabama residents who have exhausted all other coverage provided by relief organizations, government programs and insurance. To donate, visit the online donation page.

The Greatest Fight
The Fight Against World Hunger

Jackie Bigford
Social Media Director
Global Village Champions Foundation

Aid for Alabama Tornado Survivors