A gift of food does more than provide an animal or help grow a garden. It gives families and communities the power to improve their own lives.
Juan Carlos Flores (in the photo) is part of a group of men and women raising cattle on a previously abandoned field. As they worked together, their goals grew to include planting basic grains and selling candy made from coconuts grown on the property. Now, Flores says, “We have better results from our work and resources.”