1 person out of 10 in our world suffers from hunger!
Jump for Bread organization has set up a new sport challenge called “10 jumps challenge” to raise awareness for global hunger. As official statistics say, 1 out of 10 people in our world is hungry. This realistic yet alarming fact, once again presents the threat of inequality and shows that we have still much to do.
How does the challenge work?
To be able to participate in this challenge, all you have to do is to use your jump rope and jump 10 times. The 10 jumps must be all continuously done. Then record your clip and upload it in Instagram and challenge 3 of your friends by tagging them. You can see how this challenge is ongoing by visiting Jump for Bread’s Instagram account. So far jumpers from Iran, South Korea, Philippines, Sweden, Canada, Mexico and the U.S has completed the challenge. It’s really easy and quick and you can simply do the challenge as well !
Road to 1 billion jumps
Jump for Bread’s gigantic event will take place internationally once the COVID-19 pandemic is passed. We had planned to initially to start in March 2021 but since the spread of coronavirus in Europe, the event was postponed until further notice. During this unique and international event, we’ll invite hundreds of thousands of athletes to jump and set a brilliant record of 1,000,000,000 jumps cumulatively. Jump for bread organizes this event across a number of cities in Europe, U.S, Canada, Australia and major cities in Asia to invite the public to engage in a constructive physical activity as well as setting a global record and raising awareness for the undernourished people.
Jump for bread as a sports-philanthropy organization works to improve life condition in 118 countries in the world. We are committed to develop equality and eliminate the segmentation between the rich and the poor. Please make sure to see what we do to have a clearer picture of our methodology.