More bikes and shoes for more kids
Committing a percentage of our profit.
IMPOSSIBLE NOT TO CARE
We believe that education is the base to equality.
Some kids like Sandra Milena, Darcy and Nestor, walk everyday between 1 and 2 hours to get to school.
With 32% of kids living in rural areas, distance is a key dropout factor.
Bikes are a simple yet effective solution to drive assistance and continuity in kids education.
be a part of this
Acompañame a la escuela has donated 1944 bikes and 2600 pairs of shoes.
Founded by a group of Colombian entrepreneurs, led by a shopping mall in Bogota, this non-profit organization donates bicycles and shoes to underprivileged school going children in rural areas so that they can reduce the time they spend on their way to school and back
paying fairly changes lives
Today, many small producers are forced to abandon their lands or plant other crops because coffee no longer allows to cover their basic needs. This has caused the average age of coffee growers in Colombia to be above 60, and unless something is done, there are little chances that the new generations will fill in their boots.