Trees That Feed Foundation

Press Room

TTFF often gets requests to appear on podcasts and other media outlets, as well as meet leaders and dignitaries in the places we work. Take a look at the coverage we have received over the years.


Mike McLaughlin, 312-315-0955, [email protected]

Press Releases:

Climate Change: breadfruit could be the food of the future as the climate warms
October 12, 2021

A Haitian Bakery and the breadfruit tree
August 29, 2021

Mutiny Island Vodka Launches World’s First and Only Vodka Made from Breadfruit
June 21, 2019

Trees That Feed Foundation Delivers 2,500 Coloring Books to Schools in Jamaica
October 23, 2017

Expanded Partnership with Smallholder Farmers Alliance
June 7, 2016

Trees That Feed Trains Haitian Farmers in Fruit Tree Propagation in Jamaica
November 16, 2015

Trees That Feed Foundation Endorsed by Jamaican Leader
July 17, 2015

Trees That Feed Foundation/Breadfruit in the News:

Haitians Helping Themselves
Society of Actuaries Reinsurance Newsletter  |  November 4, 2021

You’ve probably never eaten breadfruit (???) Patagonia is changing that  |  April 2, 2021

Sharing Breadfruit with the World–Jamaica Duo behind TTFF  
The Gleaner, Jamaica  |  October 24, 2020

TTFF Making the World a Better Place  
Splash Magazine  |  March 28, 2020

Trees That Feed Foundation Expands to 17 Countries  
Food Tank  |  October 15, 2019

Barbados is Excited about Breadfruit!  
Daily Nation  |  June 21, 2018

TTFF gifts Educational Coloring Books to VPA, Jamaica  
Jamaica Daily Gleaner  |  June 14, 2018

Breadfruit Snacks Heading Overseas!  
Jamaica Daily Gleaner  |  July 23, 2017

Opinion: The Economic Potential of Breadfruit  
Fresh Fruit Portal  |  July 4, 2017

Opinion: Breadfruit’s Post-harvest Product Potential  
Fresh Fruit Portal  |  June 5, 2017

American Friends of Jamaica Working to Reduce Violence in the West 
The Gleaner  |  April 5, 2017

Opinion: Why Bother Planting Breadfruit Trees? 
Fresh Fruit Portal  |  February 21, 2017

CASE Partners with Trees That Feed to Stage Breadfruit Symposium
Jamaica Information Service  |  February 7, 2017

Opinion: How Breadfruit Became a Staple Food in the Caribbean
Fresh Fruit Portal  |  January 30, 2017

Northfield Couple Alleviates Hunger in Caribbean
Winnetka Current  |  January 16, 2017

Tree-planting Organization Reaches Milestone, Sees Solution to Haiti’s Reforestation
Caribbean Life  |  December 29, 2016

Breadfruit Gift
Jamaica Observer  |  November 8, 2016

Trees That Feed
Reinsurance News  |  July 2016

Breadfruit, Anyone?
UWI Online  |  Jan 1, 2016

Foundation Makes Mission of Donating Breadfruit Seedlings
Jamaica Observer  |  November 9, 2015

Portland Couple Diversifies Business
Daily Gleaner  |  August 20, 2015

Can Breadfruit Overcome its Past to Be a Superfood of the Future? 
National Geographic  |  July 22, 2015

Sandals Foundation Teams Up With Trees That Feed
What’s Up Caribbean  |  April 30, 2015

One Food Security Remedy in the Face of Global Crises
Truthout  |  April 4, 2015

The Economic Case for Loving This Spiky, Tropical Fruit
Good Magazine  |  March 23, 2015

2014 Philanthropy Awards
Make It Better  |  February 25, 2015

Diversify food now!
Al Jazeera America  |  November 28, 2014

Winnetka Couple’s Company Bears Fruit for Disadvantaged
Winnetka Current  |  November 24, 2014

Forget Kale. Try These Three REAL Superfoods
TIME  |  October 28, 2014

Breadfruit, A Nutritious Crop Planted to Help Combat Hunger in Haiti and Jamaica  |  October 25, 2014

US Charity Donates 50,000 Breadfruit Trees
Caribbean Life  |  October 15, 2014

Education Ministry Launches Trees That Feed Initiative in Schools
The Gleaner  |  September 27, 2014

Breadfruit Boost for Schools
Jamaica Observer  |  September 22, 2014

Can a Miracle Fruit Overcome its Unsavory Reputation?
Good Magazine  |  August 27, 2014

Breadfruit: The Wonder Food Packed With Carbs And Protein That Could Feed the World
Huffington Post  |  July 1, 2014

Recipes for an Unexpected Tropical Wonder Food
New Scientist  |  June 27, 2014

Breadfruit ‘most effective’ mosquito repellent  |  November 25, 2013

Saving the World, One Breadfruit at a Time
Jamaica Daily Gleaner  |  July 4, 2012

Breadfruit Trees are Trees That Feed  |  April 25, 2012

Media Materials:

Most Recent Annual Report

TTFF Media Backgrounder

Breadfruit Media Backgrounder 

Guide to Producing Breadfruit Flour 

How to Plant a Breadfruit Tree

Breadfruit Nutrition Information from NTBG