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Nonprofit Overview

Causes: Food, Food Programs

Mission: Edesia's mission is to help treat and prevent malnutrition in the world's most vulnerable populations.

Results: Since 2009 Edesia has impacted the lives of over 4 million malnourished children in over 48 countries.

Target demographics: deliver practical, well-researched solutions to help end the global malnutrition crisis.

Direct beneficiaries per year: 1 million malnourished children

Geographic areas served: North Kingstown, Rhode Island

Programs: Produce and export high-quality ready-to-use foods for humanitarian organizations and non-profits. Raise the profile of childhood malnutrition as a global crisis worthy of the world's immediate attention.

Community Stories

2 Stories from Volunteers, Donors & Supporters

Board Member

Rating: 5

What started as a small idea has turned into an amazing effort that has effected over 4million children around the world. Edesia has a group of incredibly committed people who work each day to make life saving foods to feed malnourished children. Their factory is one of the most inspiring places you will see and their business is extremely efficient and well run.

It's purity and simplicity at it's best. Take a closer look.

Board Member

Rating: 5

I have worked all over the world and seen poverty beyond poverty so getting involved in an organization focused on combatting malnutrition was a way to make a difference. Not only has Edesia impacted malnutrition in 4 million of the world's most vulnerable children, but is also using the research and development arm to create and advance new ready to use products both internationally and in the US. We cannot do it alone - please get involved and share your talents!