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    Wasatch Community Gardens’ Green Phoenix Farm

    Jackie Rodabaugh is amazing. She is from Wasatch Community Gardens, ‘Green Phoenix Farm’, a 1.38 acre nonprofit urban farm located in west downtown Salt Lake City. The ‘Green Team’ donates all produce to low income families, and also provides a job training program for farm-based employment, work readiness training, job placement assistance, and mentoring for women facing homelessness. Program partners help support these women in accessing safe, affordable, and long-term housing. This 12 week program helps women regain a sense of personal self-worth. They work with mentors to set healthy goals and a plan of action to become self-sustaining. Green Phoenix Farm is also a place for individuals and groups…

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    International Support

    Have you ever tried to write a term paper, solve a math problem, or take an exam on your cell phone?  Almost impossible? Yet many students are doing their best to complete school with nothing more than their phone.  TechCharities and many others are committed to help close the gap.  As of October 31, TechCharities, in partnership with others, has provided 1653 computers to students internationally.  It has been a busy year.   Here is a summary: .                       Laptops            Chromebooks               Desktops   Cyprus                                                  60           DR Congo             4                                                              25 Ghana                   58                           600 …

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    2021 Annual Report

    TechCharities provides free or nearly free computers and training to help qualified individuals and charitable agencies reach their goals.  The wide range of needs is shown in the few statements below.     I work at the Glendale Library in Salt Lake City, and I’m emailing you on behalf of a library patron who is trying to find a place where they could get a laptop, hopefully for free.   If you could give me some information to pass on to this person, that would be helpful! Thanks so much.         I’d like to buy a set of laptops/Chromebooks for our current refugees in bulk, would you please let me…

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    Friends of Bethlehem

    If you like Bethlehem, you will like this project Many abandoned and handicapped children in Bethlehem end up in Hoger Nino Dios (God’s Home for Children). This organization helps abandoned children, especially  children with special needs.  During normal times, many of the tourists provide support for the children.  But, now, Bethlehem is closed and The Church of the Nativity is empty.  There are no tourists in Bethlehem. The foster home is struggling to make ends meet.   Mohammed Al Shaibat, a good friend to BYU students and families, has supported Hoger Nino Dios for many years. He is helping them  get some very needed training equipment for the children The…