TPP Grant Recipient

Tara Matthews

Tara Matthews is a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer who spent 31 months in Uganda as a community health and youth program coordinator. During her time in Uganda she directed a national youth leadership camp for young girls, established youth groups that offered workshops on life skill development and received a TPP grant for her project Kids Who Click, a program that allows youth to positively express their emotions through photography.

Since returning back to the States, Tara has stepped into the role as a program coordinator with a non-profit in San Francisco that uses games and play as a way to improve the health and well-being of children.