대한민국의 경우 자매 기관인 '사회복지법인 기아대책'이 있으며, 결식아동, 무의탁 노인, 실직노숙자 등을 위해 영세복지시설을 제공하고, 8개의 사회복지시설을 운영하고 있다. 또한, '국제개발원'을 설립해 해외로 봉사단을 파견하고 있다.
Food for the Hungry International was founded in 1971 as a Christian NGO to raise awareness of poverty and hunger around the world, bring food and love to the hungry with the spirit of bread and gospel and help them build secure, self-sufficient communities. FHI is registered as consultative status, category Roster with the United Nations Economic and Social Council [UNECOSOC] and serves in poverty-stricken communities and countries around the globe by sending professionally trained "Hunger Corps" for emergency relief and development programs. In 1989, Korea Food for the Hungry International, as the first officially registered overseas aid NGO, spearheaded Korea from receiving to giving nation. Today, KFHI supports domestic social welfare of broken homes, elderly, handicapped through regional offices and welfare facilities and water development, meal programs and North Korea program as well. Now, 1,131 Hunger Corps and 4,500 staffs are committed to various development projects and emergency aid in 80 countries of all over the world.
“하나님께서는 우리를 부르셨고 우리는 세상의 육적, 영적 굶주림이 종식되는 때까지 그 부르심에 응답하였다”
“God called and we responded until physical and spiritual hungers ended worldwide.”
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