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13 August 2009 ~ 1 Comment

1000% increase

Wow! Check it out! We gave out 106 bikes year year for the fourth installment of our Bike-to-School Program. This year, we have nearly 100% increase in students graduating from grade six since we started PEPY and nearly 1000% increase in the number of kids completing grade seven. A huge factor in that is that […]

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30 July 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Love for our staff

I wrote a comment today on our Geotourism Challenge site which I wanted to share: http://geotourism.changemakers.com/en-us/node/21932 It seems that a lot of people have been voting for PEPY on the site (THANK YOU!) and some have also gone so far as to write nice comments for us on our page. I was writing back to […]

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20 June 2009 ~ 0 Comments

PEPY in Hong Kong

A few weeks ago I was fortunate enough to be invited to speak at the¬†International Women’s Forum¬†event in Hong Kong. I not only got to speak about PEPY and the lessons we’ve learned, but also to meet many amazing women making changes all over the world. A friend of mine, who is the founder of […]

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17 June 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Join the PEPY cause on facebook!

Please http://apps.facebook.com/causes/301404?m=b1beac29 Join the cause! And let others know about our work in Cambodia! We need your help to spread the word as the way we typically raise money is through our tours – and with both the economy and tourism down, we need your help to be our marketing arm, please thank you!

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30 May 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Love love love this quote!

This cover of the Economist is fabulous because of this amazing quote. “But now we, too, must ignore the voices who tell us that the world cannot change.” I think that is my new favorite quote…. how true indeed. “Today, the Cold War has disappeared but thousands of those weapons have not. In a strange […]

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29 May 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Flat Stanley (and Flat Channeang, and Thavry, and Sela) at the PEPY School!

If you haven’t read this yet, nor signed up to receive your own flat friend in the mail, PLEASE DO! http://pepyride.ning.com/profiles/blogs/get-mail-from-chanleas-dai-and

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26 May 2009 ~ 0 Comments

My thoughts on Data Entry

… as a means of supporting development, helping people “follow their dreams”, and Digital Divide Data. (in the comments section) http://www.socialedge.org/blogs/samasourcing/rethinking-outsourcing…

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