Support and participate in a noble cause called the Sweet Potato Mama project, a local program in Taipei that helps single mothers launch their own sweet potato businesses. Experience an important food of Taiwanese cuisine on a visit to the warehouse of the Sweet Potato Mama project to contribute and learn about the program.
Spend time interacting with the ladies and get to know them better. Lend them a helping hand with cleaning, chopping, and processing the yams by roasting them in a portable, traditionally styled oven. The tour gives you a keener insight into the objectives and origins of the foundation. You can even try your hand at serving sweet potato snacks to locals on their lunch breaks. Did you know that sweet potato is more than just food? It is an important part of Taiwanese culture and they believe that even the country is shaped like a sweet potato!
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