Launching a Peace Education Program in Pennsylvania (Part II)

PEP volunteer Chip Presendofer provides us with a unique perspective on the steps he and a dedicated group of individuals have taken to launch a PEP program in Berks County Jail, Pennsylvania. The group is currently working on launching a second program at another...
Music Delights PEP Students in Cádiz Prison

Music Delights PEP Students in Cádiz Prison

Gonzaga Delage is part of a team of people from Jerez, Spain, who, for the past three years, have facilitated a Peace Education Program class at Puerto III prison, near Jerez in the province of Cádiz. Inspired by classical guitarist and friend of TPRF, Manuel Imán,...
Fourth Anniversary of Food for People Nepal

Fourth Anniversary of Food for People Nepal

Bruce Keenan, founder of the Himalayan Children’s Charities (HCC) in Nepal, recently visited Food for People in the village of Tasarpu, Dhading District, located about 25 miles from Kathmandu. He shares his impressions of the visit in this concise blog. Bruce acts as...
Under the Baobab Tree–Oldest Man in Otinibi Tells How It All Began

Under the Baobab Tree–Oldest Man in Otinibi Tells How It All Began

Alex Wiredu has undertaken the fascinating task of learning about the history and daily lives of the people served by the Food for People program that opened in Otinibi, Ghana on May 15, 2012, almost one year ago. Alex’s co-worker, Francis, is a photographer who...
A Very Personal Journey

A Very Personal Journey

TPRF volunteer Lisa Rossetti recently fulfilled a lifetime ambition of returning to her childhood home in Ghana. She shares her moving story with us in this week’s post. I was a colonial child, brought up in the Gold Coast in the early 50’s. We lived in the...