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Guatemala

Will Townsend (left) with Maria Isabel Letona (seated) and Abel Letona (right) of The Mrktng Corp

Telling friends and people I meet that I have family in Guatemala often prompts an inquisit...

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Bpeace HQ

Looking back on this year, I feel very grateful. Grateful for the Bpeace volunteers and donors who recognize the value of our work, grateful for my colleagues and committed staff in the U.S., ...

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Blog

It’s that time of year when we are deluged with worthy causes seeking our financial support. So how do we decide? As you assess your options for philanthropy this year, I suggest applying three c...

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Blog

Jamshid Sultanzada, founder and CEO of PomTech ICT Solutions in Herat, Afghanistan, developed a love for technology at an early age. He credits a local computer cl...

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Guatemala

Seizing an opportunity to share your skills, talents and knowledge with those who can benefit from them is a rewarding and precious experience. Yvette Franco, a Bpeace volunteer who traveled to Gua...

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Gala and Events

It was a truly Olympian-style celebration on May 5 at Capitale in downtown Manhattan as more than 250 dedicated Bpeace contenders rallied for the Champions of Peace Gala.

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Guatemala

Volunteering within a busy schedule: It can be done

Before Janice Chaka dealt hands in British casinos, before she moved from her native England to Mexico, and before she l...

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Guatemala

Country:  Guatemala 

Business:  Manufacturas en Madera, a family-run company with two lines of ...

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Bpeace HQ

In 2012, after learning about Bpeace from a friend, I joined as a volunteer. At this year’s Annual Meeting, Bpeace awarded its annual VERAs (Volunteer Excellence Recognition Awards), and this got...

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Gala and Events

On a May evening at Capitale in downtown Manhattan, more than 225 dedicated Bpeace operatives and friends convened for the Secret Agent for Bpeace Gala.  From the first pour of a Bpeace-tini, ...

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Afghanistan

Country:  Afghanistan 

Business:  Stare Sham Beauty Salon and Gyms, with all-female employees and clients in Mazar-i-Sharif, the fourth larg...

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Central America

In 2006, when husband and wife Eric and Jessica Talley set about looking for ways to cure their pit bull’s severe allergies, they could never have guessed it would be the start of their wildly su...

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