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:
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.
First-hand accounts from the field
Liam Ryan runs an architectural practice in the midlands in Ireland, is looking forward to the launch of a volume of his poetry in Spring 2015 and has been facilitating PEP in the high security Portlaoise Prison, near where he lives, since the beginning of 2014. His golf handicap has suffered! […]
Following is an interview between Petri Bautista, who has recently begun working with the Peace Education Program (PEP) in Spain, and Luis Mesón, who is one of the pioneers of the program in Spanish correctional facilities. Petri has been a personal friend of Luis for many years, and in this interview […]