PBS Newshour

Video: Refugees Find Hope Through Farming

Plant It Forward gives refugees in Houston a chance to use their skills, make a living.

Plant It Forward is a local organization that gives refugees an opportunity to farm in Houston and sell their crops through subscription programs, farmers markets and more.

Congo native Edith Constant has been with the organization for nearly three years and his work with Plant it Forward has given him a new outlook on life.

This story originally aired on PBS NewsHour Weekend on Sunday, December 21. PBS NewsHour Weekend airs Saturdays and Sundays at 6 p.m. on TV 8.

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