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PTPL, Greensboro, North Carolina

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Address: PO Box 751
Greensboro, North Carolina  27402  
United States
Is 501(c)(3) nonprofit certified by the IRS?: Yes
Number of Volunteers Serving Nationally: 14
Number of People Being Served: 420
EIN: 56-2165949
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Mission Statement


The Mission of People to People Liaison is to empower families from the Eastgern region of the Democratic Republic of Congo to be self-sustaining by providing funding for education for children, vocational training for young adult and microcredit laons to women to start or graow small business.

Description


The organization runs three programs: 1) Educational Program: Provides tuition for boys and girls who are either orphans or whose parents cannot afford tuition. People to People (PTPL) pays tuition for children at 38 schools in the region 2) Vocational Training: Students are refugees in a Camp in Kigoma region in Tanzania. Some vocational skills taught are carpentry, baking, sewing, knitting, batik, and soap making. 3) Microcredit: provides loans to women to start or expand a small business. When women gain control over spending, more family money is spent on education and food. repaid loans provide funds for new loans.

The organization runs three programs: 1) Educational Program: Provides tuition for boys and girls who are either orphans or whose parents cannot afford tuition. People to People (PTPL) pays tuition for children at 38 schools in the region 2) Vocational Training: Students are refugees in a Camp in Kigoma region in Tanzania. Some vocational skills taught are carpentry, baking, sewing, knitting, batik, and soap making. 3) Microcredit: provides loans to women to start or expand a small business. When women gain control over spending, more family money is spent on education and food. repaid loans provide funds for new loans.

Mission Statement: The Mission of People to People Liaison is to empower families from the Eastgern region of the Democratic Republic of Congo to be self-sustaining by providing funding for education for children, vocational training for young adult and microcredit laons to women to start or graow small business.

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Program Type:


Education/Employment Program

Do you Require Formal Orientation Training?


Yes