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Classy Names Project Concern International’s SAPARM Program a Winner of the 6th Annual Classy Awards

BOSTON – Classy, the world’s first social impact platform with the goal of helping organizations solve social problems more effectively and efficiently, announced that Project Concern International’s (PCI) Satellite Assisted Pastoral Resource Management (SAPARM) program has been selected as a winner in the 6th Annual Classy Awards. The event took place on Thursday, June 16, [...]

By | June 30th, 2016|Media Releases|

Londoners Walk to Raise Funds for Clean Water around the World

Secondary students around the Home Counties join forces with PCI (Project Concern International) to promote global water awareness LONDON–PCI held its third annual London Walk for Water on Sunday, May 15, 2016, with more than 100 Londoners walking to raise awareness and funds for clean water and poverty eradication programs around the world. The 5-kilometer [...]

By | June 1st, 2016|Media Releases|

Local Non-Profit Brings Awareness of Global Water Crisis Home

Hundreds of San Diegans came together to experience the journey millions of women and children around the world make every day in search of clean water SAN DIEGO, CA - PCI (Project Concern International) brought the global water crisis home to San Diego by hosting its annual Walk for Water 5K at Tecolote Shores on [...]

By | May 4th, 2016|Media Releases|

PCI Receives Award from USAID to Expand Partnership with Google to Reduce Hunger in East Africa

Satellite Assisted Pastoral Resource Management (SAPARM) helps pastoralists find greener pastures to keep their livestock alive in Ethiopia and Tanzania SAN DIEGO —The U.S. Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Development Innovation Ventures (DIV) has awarded Project Concern International (PCI) $1.3 Million to expand and scale an innovative program providing traditional pastoralists with maps derived from [...]

By | October 21st, 2015|Media Releases|

PCI Announces Neighborhood Approach to Transform Urban Slums at the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting

Program Empowers Families in the Developing World to Build New Futures San Diego, CA—PCI (Project Concern International) President & CEO George Guimaraes discussed a “neighborhood approach” to tackle the growing problem of urban slums around world while speaking today at the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting. “Sustainable Cities and Communities” is the 11th Sustainable [...]

By | September 27th, 2015|Media Releases|