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Meet our Winery Partners for Safari 2017 (Discount Code Inside)!

What is V2V? Vineyards to Villages (V2V) was started by members of the Sonoma County wine industry in partnership with Global Partners for Development to bring clean water infrastructure to schools in East Africa. The V2V Wine & Food Safari is an opportunity to eat, drink, and be merry in beautiful wine country, all while [...]

By | August 16th, 2017|V2V|0 Comments

2018 Brethren Scholars Program

Whittier College announces a new partnership with The Brethren Community Foundation and Global Partners for Development to create opportunities for students to learn first-hand about community-driven development programs that support East African communities. Overview The Brethren Community Foundation, Global Partners for Development, and Whittier College have come together to create an elite study abroad fellowship opportunity [...]

By | May 25th, 2017|Partners|0 Comments

Join Us for V2V Wine Safari Weekend!

Vineyards to Villages (V2V) was started by members of the Sonoma County wine industry in partnership with Global Partners for Development to bring clean water infrastructure to schools in East Africa. It's an opportunity to eat, drink, and be merry in beautiful wine country, all while saving the lives of schoolchildren half a world away! [...]

By | May 25th, 2017|V2V|0 Comments

2016 Peter Verbiscar Brown Rides in Levi’s Gran Fondo

Dear friend/supporter, I am so happy to write to you again and ask for your pledge in support of my annual bicycle ride.  Now in my 6th Gran Fondo and 69th calendar year, I will ride the 103 miles and 9,000 ft elevation gain of Levi's Gran Fondo here in beautiful Sonoma County, with 7,000 [...]

By | September 16th, 2016|Events|0 Comments

Join Jack and Shirley Steck at the Long Beach Marathon

(From Jack Steck Board Treasurer) On October 9, 2016, having less sense than ever, at the Long Beach Marathon, Shirley and I intend to each walk a half marathon-13.1miles again as we did 3 years ago. Shirley is now 75 and I am 76.  Our bodies are hanging in there and we think we can [...]

By | September 16th, 2016|Events|0 Comments

Africa Travel 2017: Kenya & Tanzania January 30-February 13 2017

Experience the vibrant spirit of Africa in local homes and villages and on the open plains of East Africa in 2017! This unique trip combines in-depth visits to projects funded by Global Partners for Development, opportunities to get to know our African development partners and other community members, and some of the best African wildlife [...]

By | April 15th, 2016|Travel|0 Comments

Join former Congresswoman Lynn Woolsey at her Home in Petaluma

Join former Congresswoman Lynn Woolsey and Congresswoman Barbara Lee in celebrating the work of the late Congressman Donald M. Payne Sr. Save the Date! Sunday, May 15, 2016 (2-4 PM) A fundraiser at the home of Congresswoman Lynn Woolsey (Ret.) 923 B St  Petaluma, CA 94952   SPECIAL GUEST Danny Glover   PARTNERS Global Partners for [...]

By | April 15th, 2016|Events|0 Comments

Behind the Scenes: An Electronic Records System for Matata Hospital

Matata's Current Record System Background: Global Partners has been working with Matata Nursing Hospital in Oyugis, Kenya since 1991 when the hospital was operating under candlelight and requested a grant to purchase a generator. Since then, we have helped renovate their maternity ward, constructed satellite clinics, and funded a borehole well to [...]

By | August 12th, 2015|Partners|0 Comments

Peter’s Gran Fondo — GO PETER — MAKE A PLEDGE

Peter riding his bike June 2014 Peter Verbiscar Brown's Gran Fondo Peter will be riding in Levi's Gran Fondo on October 3rd 2015. If you want to support Peter and his ride, visit our webpage at www.gpfd.org or Donate directley here. Peter is our Executive Director Emeritus and an active board member, [...]

By | August 12th, 2015|Events|0 Comments

Arkaria Rain Harvest Catchment

GLOBAL PARTNERS' MOST RECENT SUPPORT TO ARKARIA VILLAGE In 2013, the Arkaria Community submitted a proposal to Global Partners to request  support to  improve Arkaria's water and hygiene sanitation in the village.  The request focussed on the community's expressed need for Water Harvesting tanks, which would provide Arkaria village clusters of BOMAS with Plastic [...]

By | September 26th, 2014|Partners|0 Comments