November 11, 2007

Free Rice Game

Here's a "good" game for you. A new U.N. campaign donates 10 grains of rice for each question you answer correctly at It's already generated enough rice to feed 50,000 people.

FreeRice offers players multiple-choice definitions of a word, and each correct answer generates 10 grains of rice for the United Nations Worldl Food Program. The game relies on advertising revenue to underwrite its rice campaign.

On October 7, the day it was launched, just 830 grains of rice were donated. But by November 8, more than 77 million grains were donated, the equivalent to more than 7 million correct answers!

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Anonymous said...

I think this game is great....It has helped me build my is fun and stimulating to play and hopefully I am helping the hungry at the same time....good family fun as well

Anonymous said...

I love this game. It shows me how little I knew of some vocabulary. But it's helped me a lot. I love that it's giving to people that need it, so great to help people in need.