Sustainable bike shop in Okalongo, Namibia

 
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  • Sustainable bike shop in Okalongo, Namibia posted a progress report
    Last Seen Off the Coast of Spain...
    By - Mary Harwell - Project Leader
    What, do you ask, was last seen off the coast of Spain? Our second shipment of recycled bicycles heading for Walvis Bay, Namibia, that is!! Thanks to YOU, we will be impacting commuities in Namibia by transferring transportation for development projects and personal empowerment. Woo hoo! You are such a rock star. We had so...
    • 11 months ago
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  • Sustainable bike shop in Okalongo, Namibia has been marked as funded. They raised a total of $4,000 from an original funding goal of $4,000!
    • 11 months ago
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  • Sustainable bike shop in Okalongo, Namibia has received 25 donations
    • 1 year ago
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  • Sustainable bike shop in Okalongo, Namibia posted a progress report
    Our Second Shipping Date is Approaching!
    By - Mary Fortson Harwell - Project Leader
    Can you believe that our shipping date is so quickly approaching?! With your help and the help of all of our wonderful supporters, we are taking great strides to making our second shipment of bikes, and second project in Namibia, a reality. As the end of May is only a few short weeks away, we wanted to take the time...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Sustainable bike shop in Okalongo, Namibia posted a progress report
    Give Gifts for Good this Holiday Season
    By - Mary Fortson Harwell - Project Leader
    Hello there, wonderful supporters! We hope that you all are doing well and enjoying the beautiful mess of busyness and delight that the holidays can bring! In this special season of thanksgiving and reflecting, we would be remise if we did not take a moment to tell you all how incredibly grateful we are for each and every...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Sustainable bike shop in Okalongo, Namibia posted a progress report
    Thank you for impacting the lives of others!
    By - Mary Harwell - Project Leader
      We returned in May from our wonderful trip to visit our partners in Namibia, and have hearts filled with gratitude to each and every one of you who helped participate in making it possible. We visited the Joy Center in Otjiwarongo where 50 bikes from the Atlanta/Athens area were used to help support their community...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Sustainable bike shop in Okalongo, Namibia has received 26 donations
    • 2 years ago
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  • Sustainable bike shop in Okalongo, Namibia posted a progress report
    And It's Off to Namibia...
    By - Mary Fortson Harwell - B4H GA Project Leader
    Dear wonderful supporters -  We hope this email finds you well! I am so excited and humbled to write you today, on the eve of our support and evaluation trip to Namibia. Our small team will leave for Namibia on Tuesday, May 1st, and will be in-country for 7 days. We wanted to send you a detailed update of our trip, so...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Sustainable bike shop in Okalongo, Namibia posted a progress report
    Photographs from Okalongo!
    By - Mary Harwell - B4H GA Project Leader
    Hello there, wonderful supporters! We hope that you are doing well! I am so pleased to write you today to let you know that we have received photographs from our project site in Okalongo, Namibia! Our BEC shipment (Bicycling Empowerment Center) provided a much needed expansion of the Tuyoleni Bicycle...
    • 2 years ago
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    • Alison
      Alison Thanks for this great project update! I shared it on GlobalGiving's facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10150573386458749&set=a.10150434490653749.383580.5878048748&type=1
      • 2 years ago
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    • Mary
      Mary Thank you so very much for sharing our project report and the lovely picture of Rauha! We are honored and grateful. :)
      • 2 years ago
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  • Sustainable bike shop in Okalongo, Namibia posted a progress report
    Okalongo Updates and Plans for Evaluation
    By - Mary Fortson Harwell - Project Leader
    Hello there, Wonderful Supporters! We want to begin every update by saying THANK YOU for your tireless support and contagious generosity! We cannot say enough how this project would not be possible without people like you. Because of your efforts, a small community in Okalongo, Namibia now has an increased supply of...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Sustainable bike shop in Okalongo, Namibia posted a progress report
    Container Arrives in Walvis Bay, Namibia!!
    By - Mary Fortson Harwell - Project Leader
    As of Sunday, July 24th, and after months of hard work and with the amazing efforts of our volunteers, supporters, and wonderful B4H team, our bicycle-filled container has arrived in Walvis Bay, Namibia!! We are incredibly excited to see all of the wonderful things that the people of Okalongo are able to do with increased...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Sustainable bike shop in Okalongo, Namibia has received 58 donations
    • 3 years ago
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  • Sustainable bike shop in Okalongo, Namibia posted a progress report
    Shipment Date Set!
    By - Mary Harwell - Project Leader
    Dear friends, We hope this finds you and yours doing well and enjoying a wonderful Spring season! It has definitely proved to be an exciting time for Bicycles for Humanity Georgia, as we have officially set a shipment date for our container, for the week of May 23rd! We have notified our partners on the ground in...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Sustainable bike shop in Okalongo, Namibia posted a progress report
    $10,000 Goal Reached and Upcoming Bike Drive!
    By - Mary Harwell - Project Leader
    Dear friends, We hope that you all had a wonderful New Year and that 2011 incoming spring (or at least attempt at incoming) has been treating you kindly so far! It is with much pride and excitement that we send you this update and let you all know that we have exceeded our initial $10,000 goal needed to purchase and send a...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Sustainable bike shop in Okalongo, Namibia has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
    • 3 years ago
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Project Leader

Mary Harwell

Athens, GA United States

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Map of Sustainable bike shop in Okalongo, Namibia