It’s not a video, and we don’t expect it to go viral, but with a little love, kindness and compassion, we too can create a film star look.
Imagine putting 40 or 50 homeless men and women together in the same building, living together. Street-hardened people, some addicts or alcoholics, some with a criminal past, all living in the same place, sharing facilities. What do we expect will happen? Do we expect that they will find jobs, meet partners, start families, restart their lives […]
Surely there is personal gain in all we do? When we work, we shop, we cook, we go on holiday, we go out, enjoy ourselves, we marry, we have children, it is for personal fulfilment and gain. Even when we volunteer to help others, we get satisfaction and fulfilment. Personal gain? One of our volunteers has recently left […]
Please download your posters from this link BAKE OFF – PROJECT ROME (EN & ITA) We already have some lovely ladies from FAO baking selling and donating. Thank-you Francesca Bruzzese for organising this. And you can order the most amazing cakes from http://www.dreamcakesinrome.com/ Who are kindly supporting the initiative too, with thanks to Marianne Wood […]
Eating the right nutritional balance keeps us healthy, alive and our bodies functioning at their best. Variety, vitamins, nutrients and fibre all help to fuel the body, yet, men and women most in need of good nutrition on the streets of Rome usually eat a very restrictive diet, often being served pasta with tomato sauce or […]
Several buildings in Rome and five Metro stations were recently opened overnight. Good hearted people worked hard to provide welcome places of shelter for people who regularly live outdoors. But how many other buildings, churches, municipal facilities were meanwhile left empty when people were out in the cold, trying to catch a few hours sleep […]
This week we brought an Italian man back to the Project Rome House. His leg was red, swollen and weeping with infection. He could only wear slip on plastic beach shoes. Even in the ice and freezing weather his feet were almost bare. His leg was causing him huge pain, the skin was broken and sore. Pain and was etched […]