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Kyrgyzstan

Partner: SOS Children's Villages more...

PASS/Ecovolis: P4P Partner in Albania

[caption id="attachment_2818" align="alignright" width="300"] Employees at a bike-sharing kiosk in Tirana[/caption] PASS (Programii Alternativave Sociale Stimuluese, Social Stimulating Alternative Programme) was established in 2002 with the goal of encouraging community action and raising public awareness of local social and environmental issues in the Albanian capital more...

FIDESMA: P4P Partner in Guatemala

FIDESMA is the Fundación Integral de Desarrollo Sostenible y Medio Ambiente, Foundation for Sustainable Development and the Environment. With headquarters in San Andrés Itzapa, Chimaltenango, Guatemala, FIDESMA was founded in 1998 and has five major programs: agricultural micro-credit, natural medicine, job skills and training, bicycles and environmental more...

El Salvador

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Guatemala

Partner: FIDESMA 9,460 bikes (1999 – 2017), 274 sewing machines (2003 – more...

Costa Rica

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International Relief & Development Organization: Our Work in Yemen

Unified only in 1990, the Republic of Yemen remains a strongly traditional society. However, tribal and regional rivalries, divisive political leadership, an influx of refugees from various countries, and the influence of al-Qaida linked terrorist cells have made it difficult for the country to develop socially and economically. IRD has been working in Yemen since 2009 more...

International Relief & Development Organization: Our Work in Georgia

After a decade of independence following the collapse of the Soviet Union, the southern Caucasus region — Georgia, Armenia and Azerbaijan — continues to face economic difficulties and the risk of renewed conflict and internal strife. Specifically, conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the disputed area of Nagorno-Karabakh, and secessionist movements in the more...

KA-POW!!

[caption id="attachment_2790" align="alignleft" width="300"] Batman protecting the P4P donations[/caption] On May 17th, 2014, the Norristown, PA, Rotary Club ran a collection as part of West Norriton Township Community Day. We were basically part of a community fair, which made the collection really unusual: besides our bicycles and sewing machines, also on hand were more...

How do Bicycles and Sewing Machines Continue to Support FIDESMA’s Mission?

By Patricia Hamill Spring 2014 InGear You’ve read about our partner in Guatemala, FIDESMA, the organization that promotes economic development through micro-credit, training in textile design and agricultural programs, among other efforts. They are doing so much to contribute to the needs of the people in their region and we are pleased to have some updates for more...