Running For Education
March 09, 2017
BENEFITING: PENCILS OF PROMISE INCORPORATED
ORGANIZER: PENCILS OF PROMISE INCORPORATED
EVENT DATE: Mar 19, 2017
I'm running the NYC half marathon to raise money for Pencils of Promise. As a non-profit they help construct schools, provide teacher training and fund scholarships to improve access to education around the world. I'm asking you to support my run and donate to the campaign.
PENCILS OF PROMISE INCORPORATED wrote -
Pencils of Promise (“PoP”) is a for-purpose organization founded in 2008 with the goal of increasing access to quality education for children in the developing world. PoP works with communities in Ghana, Guatemala and Laos to build schools and create programs that provide educational opportunities for children. To date, PoP has built over 360 schools and provided access to education to more than 33,000 students across the globe, establishing itself as a leader amongst the innovative global nonprofits working toward sustainable social change.