Latest Prem Rawat Foundation Stories

2014-05-22 08:29:19

LOS ANGELES, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A celebration to mark the fifth anniversary of the Food for People (FFP) program in Nepal was held recently in the mountain village of Tasarpu, 25 miles from the nation's capital city of Kathmandu. About 700 persons attended. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140522/90313 FFP Nepal, which opened in April 2008, is operated by The Prem Rawat Foundation (TPRF) and local partner Premsagar Nepal, and is one of three such programs...

2014-04-24 08:24:59

LOS ANGELES, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A $14,500 grant from The Prem Rawat Foundation (TPRF) clears the way for the Rotary Club of Legazpi in Albay Province, the Philippines, to buy a water purifier and generator that will bring drinkable water to an estimated 3,000 people in the Utap area of Tacloban City, one of the areas hit hardest by Typhoon Haiyan last November. News agencies have reported that Haiyan claimed more than 6,100 lives, displaced 4.1 million people and damaged...

2014-02-13 08:27:52

NEW DELHI, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The seismic shock of the brutal bus attack in December 2012 deeply traumatized the collective psyche of India and particularly its capital New Delhi, where the attack took place. The incident's impact, and others that sadly followed, have been felt far and wide with international media attention, leading to a sense of indignation and retrospection especially amongst young people in the city. But last week there was a heart-warming...

2014-01-22 08:28:30

AmeriCares and Mercy Corps to use funds for ongoing relief work LOS ANGELES, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A special appeal by The Prem Rawat Foundation (TPRF) has resulted in donations to two groups to further ongoing efforts in the wake of the devastation left by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. International nonprofit disaster relief and humanitarian aid organizations Mercy Corps and AmeriCares will each receive US$50,000 from TPRF to further independent campaigns in...

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