He who did not spare his own Son but gave him up for us all, how will he not also with him graciously give us all things?" - Romans 8:32

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Tuesday, January 26, 2010 

Second Harvest

Mention the word "poverty," and Japan is not a country that quickly comes to mind. But Japan was hit harder than any other major economy by the global economic crisis. Charles McJilton founded the organization Second Harvest nine years ago after he discovered many Japanese charities refuse to admit the country has a poverty problem or that people go hungry.

Supermarkets, restaurants, and other businesses donate food items that, for cosmetic reasons, are deemed unsaleable. Last year, Second Harvest delivered 850 tons of food to those in need. Jason Strother reports from Tokyo.

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