Food for the Hungry issues statement on confirmation of Kayla Mueller's Death

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We understand all too well the risks that are involved in working in some of the hardest places in the world and will forever be grateful for Kayla’s dedication to making a difference in the lives of those who needed it most.

“The staff of Food for the Hungry offers our sincerest prayers and condolences to the family and friends of Kayla Mueller. We are inspired by Kayla's devotion to the poor and needy, and pray that her tragic death not overshadow her bold and courageous life, which she sacrificed for the sake of the vulnerable. We mourn with many around the world, but believe that the world is a better place because of Kayla. We understand all too well the risks that are involved in working in some of the hardest places in the world and will forever be grateful for Kayla’s dedication to making a difference in the lives of those who needed it most.”

Gary Edmonds, President and Chief Executive Officer
Food for the Hungry

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Founded in 1971, Food for the Hungry provides emergency relief and long-term development programs with operations in more than 20 countries to help the world's most vulnerable people. Learn more by visiting fh.org. Social connections include facebook.com/foodforthehungry and twitter.com/food4thehungry.

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