Grateful Letters from Tasarpu

Grateful Letters from Tasarpu

Bruce Keenan, founder of the Himalayan Children’s Charities (HCC) in Nepal, forwarded these letters from college students who recently visited Food for People in the village of Tasarpu, Dhading District, forty kilometers from Kathmandu. The students live in an HCC...
A Surprise Visit

A Surprise Visit

Bobby Hendry is the man responsible for planning menus and setting up hygiene and staff service procedures for the Food for People facilities currently operating in India, Nepal, and Ghana. In a supervisory role, Bobby recently made a surprise inspection at the FFP in...
FFP Children Score High On National Education Exam

FFP Children Score High On National Education Exam

Recently published results of Nepal’s School Leaving Certificate Exam revealed the dramatic impact the Food for People program has had on the students attending Adarsha Secondary School at Damechaur, Tasarpu, near the FFP facility. The national exam tests students in...
Final Preparations Underway for Ghana FFP Opening

Final Preparations Underway for Ghana FFP Opening

With the long wait over for the arrival of key equipment, the construction team in Ghana began tackling the final tasks necessary to open the Food for People facility in Otinibi.  Here is Kafui Esi Adjei’s report on the day-to-day events leading up to the...
A Beautiful, Bright, Sunny Morning

A Beautiful, Bright, Sunny Morning

Joginder Oroan comes from Bajiatoli, a village 1 kilometer away from the facility. He is 16 years old and studies in the 10th grade. Joginder was in the first batch of children served meals by Food for People, Bantoli in 2006. “I feel safe and at home here,” he says. Joginder tells me that he used to be very aggressive and would fight with his peers all the time. Awhile after he started coming to this facility, he found there was “some kind of quietness and calm” within himself.