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Fight Hunger & Win Prizes: MyUS $20K Giveaway! Share or ship to support The Global FoodBanking Network

In honor of our 20th Anniversary, we are raising $20,000 for The Global FoodBanking Network (GFN) and giving away prizes for helping us reach our goal! Here's how to help (and win a prize):

  1. Share this Blog to Raise Awareness about GFN = We donate $2 to GFN!
  2. Join MyUS and ship a package before 3 March = We donate another $2! 

Share This Post (or Ship with MyUS) & You Could Win Cool Prizes!

Help spread awareness for GFN. When you share this post (or ship with MyUS), you will be automatically entered to win one of these prizes:





Winners will be chosen at random and will be notified via Facebook or email by 7 March.

How to Help Even More: Make a Personal Donation to Feed More People

Want to help more? $1 = 15 meals. How many meals can you help provide? Any and every amount is greatly appreciated. Please consider making a personal donation to GFN here.

About The Global FoodBanking Network

GFN nourishes the world’s hungry by launching and strengthening food banks in more than 30 countries. Last year GFN celebrated its 10 year anniversary, and its member food banks rescued 928 million pounds of food and redirected it to feed more than 6.8 million people through 27,000 social service organizations. 

Learn more about GFN and the amazing work they do feeding the hungry by visiting their website.

About MyUS, the #1 Consumer-Rated US-Based International Shipping Company

MyUS gives international shoppers access to shop US brands and save up to 80% on shipping. We are the first US-based company of our kind, conceived in 1997 as a way for expatriates to receive US catalogs and mail overseas. This simple idea quickly grew into a company that now allows international shoppers, across 220 countries, access to shop virtually any US online retailer, and ship their purchases around the globe quickly, at affordable rates.

MyUS provides consumers with a US shipping address, which lets them bypass retailer international shipping restrictions so they can buy what they want from the USA. Learn more about how MyUS works here.


Help MyUS raise $20,000 ~ that's 300,000 meals! Together, we can fight hunger and help feed many people in need. Donation details: Between now and 3 March, 2017 at midnight CST, MyUS will donate US$2 for every time this blog is shared on Facebook, should she/he has her/his permissions set for MyUS to see they shared it. We will also count a share as someone who posts a comment letting us know they shared the blog, should her/his permissions not be setup for MyUS to view their entry. MyUS will also donate US$2 for every new person who signs up and ships a package internationally with MyUS before 3 March, 2017. We will donate up to $20,000 in total to the Global FoodBanking Network. Donation campaign ends 3 March, 2017. For every person who shares this blog or new member who ships with MyUS before 3 March, they will be entered to win one of twenty prizes which are listed in this post. Winners will be chosen at random via a random name generator tool and notified via Facebook and email, depending on which method is available. This contest is open to people ages 18+ and is open to residents of all countries, expect where it is void in Cuba, Iran, Syria, North Korea, Sudan, the region of Crimea, and where its prohibited by law. This contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. Winners agree their first names and last name initials may be used to announce them as winners and those names may be used in MyUS material and on its website and social media profiles. MyUS reserves the right to change the contest eligibility, rules and prizes at any time. We will ship winners prizes internationally at no cost to the winners, however, they may be required to pay local duties and taxes based on their country's international tax and customs laws.


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