Gifts That Give Back to Others

When it comes to the holidays and the long, long list of places to shop, things to buy, etc., it’s nice to know that

Spotlight on Africa

As the year winds down and comes to a close, it is Africa that is receiving some headlines that call for many

Learning The Meaning of Giving

  By Whitney Leets   Horrific statistics—we hear them every day. It’s not every day when you can be a force against one of the worst global statistics in existence. Nearly 20 million children around the world suffer from Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM), and it contributes to the death of more than 3.5 million children […]

"How Locally Made RUTFs Are Saving an Entire Country"

    If you found out that every day this year, 11,551 children died as a result of Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM), would you be shocked to tears?  If you found out that this horrific problem had a solution would you do everything within your power to bring that solution to reality? That’s exactly what […]

Tears of Sadness, Tears of Joy (Haley’s Story)

    “For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you a hope and a future.” –Jeremiah 29:11   I’m a 25 year-old, single young woman boarding a plane to live in Africa for a year by myself. Am […]

CHILDREN EAT LAST AMIDST FAMINE

      “Tlala e lala tlas’a sesiu”— “Famine sleeps under the basket used for grain.” The people of Malawi, Africa know famine, poverty, and death, all too well. The years 2002, 2005, 2007, 2012 and 2013 have all brought life-ending food shortages to the region. Life expectancy is only 50 years and over half the […]

CHILDREN EAT LAST AMIDST FAMINE

      “Tlala e lala tlas’a sesiu”— “Famine sleeps under the basket used for grain.” The people of Malawi, Africa know famine, poverty, and death, all too well. The years 2002, 2005, 2007, 2012 and 2013 have all brought life-ending food shortages to the region. Life expectancy is only 50 years and over half the […]

Malawi – “The Land Far Away”

  By Stan Smith, CEO of PB+J Foods, Inc.   Many of my granddaughters’ favorite bedtime stories start with “Once upon a time in a land far way”… well, I can tell you about a “land far away” that has become my reality—Malawi, Africa.  Malawi is half way around the world. A person cannot go […]