Entertainment, education and the chance to help end world hunger by providing free rice to people in need are the key points of this What's Clicking featured website.
The website is www.freerice.com . Answer one of the multiple choice questions correctly and the site’s sponsors donate 10 grains of rice to the United Nations World Food Program.
Visitors can answer trivia questions from a number of subjects like math, vocabulary, geography, and more. Upon choosing the correct answer an online advertisement is show at the bottom of the screen and that sponsor pays for the rice you just donated to the program.
Not only is this great for all of the trivia buffs out there, but you’re also helping feed the worlds hungry.
Now, you’re probably thinking, 10 grains of rice, that’s it? But since the website began in October 2007, nearly 92 Billion grains of rice have been donated. The rice has gone to places like Haiti after the devastating earthquake, Uganda to feed school children, Cambodia to feed pregnant and nursing woman, and so many more places around the globe.
So, if you’re looking for a place to expand your vocabulary, or practice your multiplication tables, check out freerice.com and help end world hunger.
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