@_hunger_ – 777 Sahel's Crisis 4/11/2011 Dustin Cassell Recently Margaret Chan from the World Health Organization

reported that 1.5 million children are on the brink of starvation in the Sahel region in Africa. Below we present 7 countries affected, 7 organizations involved in ending the crisis, and 7 quotes of inspiration. The time for action is now. For the many children in the Sahel, today's dreams of tomorrow may be tonight's last. Countries • Niger • Mali • Mauritania • Chad • Burkina Faso • Nigeria • Sudan Organizations • World Food Programme • Islamic Relief • UNICEF • Action Against Hunger • Oxfam • CARE • IFRC Quotes • “He that waits upon fortune is never sure of a dinner.” - Benjamin Franklin • “Every good act is charity. A man's true wealth hereafter is the good that he does in this world to his fellows.” - Moliere • “How far that little candle throws his beams! So shines a good deed in a weary world.” William Shakespeare • “If you have much, give of your wealth; if you have little, give of your heart.” Arabian Proverb • “Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds.” - George Eliot • “People never forget that helping hand especially when times are tough.” - Catherine Pulsifer • “Forget yourself by becoming interested in others. Every day do a good deed that will put a mile of joy on someone's face.” - Dale Carnegie

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