Provide jobs to 100 families in Mexico

 
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  • Provide jobs to 100 families in Mexico has received 1 donation
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  • Provide jobs to 100 families in Mexico has received 7 donations
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  • Provide jobs to 100 families in Mexico has been retired and is no longer accepting donations.
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  • Provide jobs to 100 families in Mexico posted a progress report
    The real impact of a small idea
    By - Tom Benjamin - Board member
    The Global Store is slow to catch on and we are looking for ways to increase its visibility and sales. The good news is that several of the groups we worked with over the years are making progress in starting their own businesses. One family used the lessons they learned from the women’s coop to open their own...
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  • Provide jobs to 100 families in Mexico has received 23 donations
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  • Provide jobs to 100 families in Mexico posted a progress report
    Items from Peru to be added to on line store
    By - Tom Benjamin - Executive Director
    A Future Without Poverty has recently received a shipment of items from a senior center in the mountains of Peru. We are currently reviewing these items for inclusion in our online store inventory. The items will be available beginning spring 2012. These items are all hand made by indigenous people. Many of the items use...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Provide jobs to 100 families in Mexico posted a progress report
    Funding to help build homes in Mexico
    By - Tom Benjamin - Executive Director
    We never know the impact that we have or where our project will lead us. The online web store is going to provide income to families that will be owning their own home for the first time in the families history. When we started working in Mexico in 1995 we began by organizing women's cooperatives that could provide jobs to...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Provide jobs to 100 families in Mexico posted a progress report
    On line web store opens 3/13/2011
    By - Tom Benjamin - Executive Director
    We are proud to start our online shopping experience with the launch of our new store. Help us to build an online store to support jobs to create a future without poverty for families around the world. This is a test page that is under construction and we need your comments on how to improve the store. We also need you to...
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  • Julia
    Julia I looked at the FWOP website and the information about the projects in Mexico. I shared this with many friends and we look forward to the online store. I know it will make a difference in the lives of many.
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  • Linda Niles
    Linda Niles This is such an exciting project. We are looking forward to the website. Syl Florez, be proud. This is your dream. L
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  • Jennifer
    Jennifer Despite the situation in Mexico right now, it's good to know that projects like this one are sustainable. When we get the website there will be so many pieces of things from this community.
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  • Provide jobs to 100 families in Mexico posted a progress report
    Families in Mexico provide items for web store
    By - Tom Benjamin - Executive Director
    The web site will be officially launched this spring. We have purchased over $1,000 of items for the web site and are expecting deliveries to begin next month. These purchases have already made a difference to families in Mexico and Peru. The following is the introduction to a first hand report from a family in in...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Provide jobs to 100 families in Mexico posted a progress report
    GlobalGiving Site Visit
    By - Clint Misamore - Program Field Officer
    In late January I had the pleasure of visiting the GlobalGiving project "Provide jobs to 100 families" -- A Future Without Poverty.  After a long flight into Guadalajara I was picked up by Pato (regional manager and key point person in the success of A Future Without Poverty) and driven several hours to the small town...
    • 4 years ago
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    • miguel juanez
      miguel juanez Awesome! I'm ecstatic, proud and grateful to you Clint for taking the time to visit these communities that are close to my heart. I'm glad you met with Pato as there are few people like him who wear their hearts on their sleeves. In addition, I'm glad you had a chance to meet with Syl and felt his urgency and... Read more »
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  • Provide jobs to 100 families in Mexico has received 70 donations
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  • Provide jobs to 100 families in Mexico posted a progress report
    New product identified December 2nd
    By - Tom Benjamin - Executive Director
    We are getting many e-mails that are identifying potential vendors in different countries that are looking for access to the global market place and want to tell their story. These are individuals that are offering great products at fair prices and when we establish the market for their product they will be on their way to...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Provide jobs to 100 families in Mexico posted a progress report
    Update on Breaking the Myth Market 12-1-2010
    By - Tom Benjamin - Executive Director
    Great news we have begun work on the web page for the Global Market. We have identified several families that are producing products for the store and will begin making orders for their products as soon as we reach the first $1,000 in funding from this campaign. We are planning on starting a fulfillment center in the United...
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  • Provide jobs to 100 families in Mexico has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
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Thomas Benjamin

Catlett, VA United States

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