3.20.17. Update: F2F surpasses 2,700 Victory Gardens created.
3.4.17. Update: F2F surpasses 2,300 Victory Gardens created.
3.1.17. Face-to-Face is delighted to announce we have partnered with the Ekari Foundation to bring Victory Gardens into the Phalombe district in Southern Malawi.
2.22.17. In February 2017, Face-to-Face’s Victory Garden Campaign to Fight the Food Crisis in Malawi surpassed 2,100 gardens created since the Campaign’s launch in July 2016
Feb 2017: Minister of Agriculture fired for misusing food relief money
12.29.16. In early December 2016, F2F's Victory Garden Campaign surpassed 1,000 gardens created since the Campaign’s launch in July.
12.10.16. Campaign expands to Nkhata Bay, with a 3-day workshop, during which 23 gardens are created.
12.8.16. From 11.10 - 12.10, nearly 1,000 new gardens are created in 29 village workshops.
November 2016: Workshops to train villagers begin, with over 300 new gardens created within a month's time
October 2016: Workshops to train facilitators take place in 3 tribal districts.
9.19.16. CNFA's Farmer-to-Farmer expert, Phineas Ellis, begins stint with F2F.
9.14.16 The Canada Fund for Local Initiatives commits to Canadian $24,760 to F2F's Victory Garden Campaign.
8.25.16 With help from F2F's HIV+ Strong & Positive Mothers Club, Nyamba Village goes from 0% to 60% of households having victory gardens in 23 days.
8.17.16 Voice of America broadcasts report on F2F's garden project: http://www.voanews.com/a/malawi-plants-home-gardens-fight-food-insecurity/3469505.html
8.2.16 Center for Strategic & International Studies announces Malawi faces largest humanitarian emergency in its history.
7.31.16 Twenty journalists cover F2F's 3 Victory Garden campaign launches in Malawi, which attract thousands of villagers
7.9.16 Cultivating New Frontiers in Agriculture awards F2F with a grant that brings American agriculture experts to help teach F2F garden facilitators.
7.6.16 F2F announces dates and venues for launch events of Victory Garden Campaign
6.15.16: F2F press release announces July launch of Victory Garden Campaign