Peace Begins with You

The Mission of TPRF

is a simple one: to address the fundamental human needs of food, water and peace so that people can live with dignity, peace and prosperity. All the activities and programs of the Foundation are designed to support the right of every human being to these fundamental elements of being human:


The Foundaton’s premise is that where the dignity of others is respected, peace can manifest within individuals and between peoples. Throughout the ages, times of peace have been the times of the greatest prosperity for all.

The Foundation focuses on three main areas:

Message of Peace

Peace Education Program

Food for People

TPRF is a US-based public non-profit charity organization, whose worldwide efforts are funded by the generosity of donors from over 50 countries. Most of the Foundation’s staff, including the Board of Directors, are volunteers.

Learn more about TPRF here.

Feature Story

Department of Education at Mumbai University Embraces Peace Education

Department of Education at Mumbai University Embraces Peace Education

Inspired by the idea that teachers can lead the way toward peace from the classroom to the communities, the Department of Education of Mumbai University sponsored the Peace Education Program (PEP) for board members, administrators, professors, and students as a positive contribution to the growing movement to develop a culture of peace.

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PEP Comes to Soweto

Sixty women, many with babies in their arms, crowded into a room at an aid center in Soweto, South Africa for an introduction to the Peace Education Program.  Here’s how the class ended!

Real Stories Blog

First-hand accounts from the field

- Steven Gray Reece

No Better Time Than Now Following is a letter from an inmate at the Buncombe County Detention Facility in Asheville, North Carolina, expressing his appreciation for the Peace Education Program. The photo here was taken when he was first incarcerated. No new photo is available at this time. I am an inmate at the Buncombe County […]

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TPRF is rated by major charity vetting organizations
and is a Better Business Bureau Accredited Charity.