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Looking for a few good volunteers

Looking for a few good volunteers, You know of Pedals for Progress <www.p4p.org> as we have had great success during the last 24 years recycling used American bicycles from the greater New York City Philadelphia area.  In fact we have collected and shipped 145,000 bikes to developing world nations to spur economic growth.  What you might not know is we have a more...

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Environmental Laureates’ Call for a CO2 Emissions Tax

March 13, 2015 Floods, storms, droughts, wild weather fluctuations and the associated economic destabilisation plague the world. Polar ice shields are melting and the sea is rising. Severe heat waves, freshwater exhaustion, local air pollution and the dramatic loss of biodiversity are reaching alarming levels. Current policies on the burning of coal, oil and gas more...

Dave’s Job This Weekend

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An appeal to the world’s foundations and philanthropists by the world’s environmental prize winners

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A New Face and a Fond Farewell

P4P's long time office manager Beverly Merchant will be retiring around the end of the month. Beverly has been the linchpin at the center of the organization keeping track of all the loose ends. We certainly wish her a healthy and happy retirement with a sincere thank you for all of the work she has done on behalf of the organization. And even though we will miss Bev, more...

Donation to Hunterdon Medical Center

Pedals for Progress, a local non-profit that helps to send used bicycles to developing countries, donated over $10,000 to the Hunterdon Medical Center Foundation. The funds will be designated for the cardiopulmonary rehabilitation program at Hunterdon Medical Center. The cardiopulmonary rehabilitation program recently moved to a larger renovated space at the more...

The Great 100 Charity Ride

The Great 100 Charity Ride has three mileage options of 38, 62, and 100 miles. The ride is fully supported, including designated Rest Stops. Sunday, September 8, 2013 6:30 AM to 5:00 PM  Luzerne County Community College 1333 S. Prospect St., Nanticoke, PA (map)   Ride the challenging 38 Mile Option,  the 62 Mile Option more...

A Loss in the P4P Family – Floyd Merchant

Please join us in sending our sympathies to Beverly Merchant due to her recent loss. In lieu of flowers, memorials to: ASPCA PO Box 96929 Washington, DC 20090-6929 Freedom House 3 Pavillion Road Glen Gardner, NJ 08826. Floyd S. Merchant Floyd S. Merchant, age 80, of Clinton, NJ passed away on Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at home after a long illness. He was more...

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