Latest Updates

July 18, 2016
Helen Keller International’s homestead food production programs have been featured in a new book called “Nourishing Millions: Stories of Change in Nutrition.”
June 16, 2016
Last month, leaders at the 69th World Health Assembly welcomed a new resolution aimed at protecting breastfeeding and the appropriate complementary feeding of young children.
June 14, 2016
The 2016 Global Nutrition Report shows the relatability of malnutrition—and the action needed to ensure its end.
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June 7, 2016
Researchers in Bangladesh are exploring whether our homestead food production program is reducing maternal and child malnutrition.
June 6, 2016
Our courageous co-founder Helen Keller was featured in a series in the New York Times looking back at the lives of leaders.
June 6, 2016
Helen Keller International’s first foray into malnutrition work was through vitamin A supplementation (VAS). Now years later, the organization’s continued leadership in this area has been facilitated by a nutritional epidemiologist named Dr. Rolf Klemm.
May 24, 2016
Helen Keller International (HKI) is pleased to announce its partnership with quality men's grooming product manufacturer GorillaKilla to provide urgently needed tools and education for safe at home epilation practices for hundreds in Cameroon and Ethiopia suffering from blinding trachoma.
May 6, 2016
The collaboration between ChildSight® and the Ali Forney Center, a Harlem-based LGBTQ youth homeless shelter was recently featured by Mashable.
May 5, 2016
HKI celebrated a year of transformational work at the 2016 Spirit of Helen Keller Gala on Monday, May 2, 2016.
April 20, 2016
SDL365 recently made headlines after donating money to the HKI program. HKI is a program intended for providing vitamin supplements to children in Sierra Leone. Malnutrition is rife in many third world countries—Sierra Leone included. Unfortunately, malnutrition has devastating effects on children’...