The Healing Power of Vegetable Gardening

The Healing Power of Vegetable Gardening

After the earthquake in Japan, TPRF funded a vegetable gardening project organized by its partner, AmeriCares.  This first-hand report from Ramona Bajema, Senior Program Manager/Japan, describes the project and the health and well-being effects it had on a group of...

Efficient Aid to Haiti

It is difficult for anyone without a first-hand perspective to comprehend the enormous recovery task facing governmental and humanitarian organizations struggling to deal with the catastrophe. Nearly half of the Haitian population had access to clean water and adequate sanitation facilities before the earthquake struck. The natural disaster in Port Au Prince has pushed area residents to the brink of survival.