Author Archives: Michael McLaughlin

Ascension’s 2017 Children’s Lenten Project

Trees That Feed is excited to be partnering with Ascension Catholic Church in Oak Park, IL for their 2017 Children’s Lenten Project! Throughout Lent, Ascension’s families and students will be reducing their carbon footprint and learning about ways in which … Continue reading

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Breadfruit nutrition

Thanks to Global Breadfruit for this infographic on breadfruit nutrition!

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Join the Symposium!

TTFF is excited to be in Jamaica this week. We will be hosting a breadfruit symposium in partnership with Jamaica’s College of Agriculture, Science and Education (CASE). Check out details below! All are welcome and we hope you can join … Continue reading

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Yams to Jeremie’s Foothills

We received an update today on the yellow yams that were part of TTFF’s hurricane response effort. Thanks to the generosity of our donors and partners, and to the energetic efforts of Pierre-Moise and Renel, the people of Doudouche recently … Continue reading

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Trees for Suriname

When working together, there’s nothing like the personal touch. Mary and Mike McLaughlin reach out by email, phone call, and various multiple social media channels. But when the time came to launch TTFF’s tree planting and entrepreneurship programs in Suriname, … Continue reading

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GAPL, Support Group Local Generation in Haiti

Not a familiar name?  It’s music to our ears at TTFF.  Remember the name Charlotin Frednaud!  This energetic young man paid his own expenses to travel from the north of Haiti to Port au Prince, a journey of many hours, … Continue reading

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A Note From Haiti

Hello, Mary: You have probably heard all of this already from your people in Haiti, but I wanted to tell it to you personally as a “Thank You” for what you have gotten started for the people of Thomassique in … Continue reading

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Hurricane Relief Update

Hurricane Matthew hit Haiti in October 2016. In response, Trees That Feed Foundation received generous support for relief efforts. Since then, we have been working closely with partners to ensure that donations are utlizied in the most effective way possible. TTFF believes … Continue reading

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Give Trees on Giving Tuesday

Tomorrow marks the fifth annual #GivingTuesday, a day dedicated to giving. Last year, more than 45,000 organizations in 71 countries came together to celebrate #GivingTuesday. Will you join the movement this year by giving fruit trees to help battle hunger and … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Arrives in Jeremie

Today, Renaud Thomas arrived in Jeremie, Haiti with a truck loaded with 200,000 sweet potato plants. These plants will be distributed to several farmer groups in areas hit hardest by Hurricane Matthew. Mary McLaughlin, TTFF Chair, has been concerned about … Continue reading

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