“When you are hungry and thirsty, you just sit. You can’t do anything. The hunger just eats away at your body,” the 56-year-old explains. “You can’t work. All you can do is sleep. The children don’t even have energy to cry.”
Susie Rain is a writer/editor who lived in Africa for more than a decade. At Commission Stories you will find a story she wrote telling how Sarah Salesa has survived the worst food crisis in decades for the Horn of Africa.
Too Hungry to Cry -A grandmother struggles to feed her family during the Horn of Africa’s worst drought in 60 years
Sarah’s touching story and many others can be found at Commission.com.
For $30, you can feed a family in the Horn of Africa for two weeks. For more information, visit Baptist Global Response. Stories similar to the one written by Ms Rain encourage us to give by giving us details on how our money is used to help those in need.