Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016

2016 Peter Verbiscar Brown Rides in Levi's Gran Fondo

By Daniel Casanova

Dear friend/supporter,

I am so happy to write to you again and ask for your pledge in support of my annual bicycle...

Gathering of women's groups who have received cows from Global Partners and the pass-on program - June 2016

Community-Driven Development: Growth from Within

By amy holter

From beginning to end, local people are key to making the development process successful. If projects are not participatory, history has shown that they not only fail, but that they can actually contribute to increases in poverty and dependency. Funds...


Join Jack and Shirley Steck at the Long Beach Marathon

By Daniel Casanova

(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...

Maanda speaking at a fundraiser for girls' education

“Double Marginalized” The Story of Maanda Ngoitiko and the Pastoral Women’s Council

By amy holter

*Disclaimer - this article contains some disturbing content.

Maanda Ngoitiko, the founder and executive director of the Pastoral...


Turn Wine into Water on the V2V Wine Safari!

By amy holter

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 western Kenya. This...



Global Partners' volunteer engineer, Michael Glasser, discusses the pipeline with local engineers and government officials at the Monduli tank - June 2016

From Pipe Dream to Possibility: Clean Water for Arkaria Village

A clean water source every five kilometers. A medical clinic every six kilometers. Three large, well-equipped science laboratories at every secondary school.

These are some of the well-intentioned...

Friends with Beneficiaries
A Ride Down Memory Lane: The Tour de H20 Has Made Clean Water a Reality for Thousands


Stewardship at Esterlina Winery: Dedication to Farming, Family, and Philanthropy

At Esterlina Vineyards & Winery, the first thing I noticed was the magnificent view from the terrace. You could almost feel the grapes coming of age in the vineyards, readying themselves for...

Wine Pioneer David Stare Honored (Board President of Global Partners)
Vineyards To Village's Benefit Concert


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...

Peter's Gran Fondo -- GO PETER -- MAKE A PLEDGE
3rd Annual Saylor's Party! its a Bootleg Ball


Matata's Current Record System

Behind the Scenes: An Electronic Records System for Matata Hospital

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...

Arkaria Rain Harvest Catchment
Secondary School Scholarships for Maasai Girls (Tanzania)


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...

An Experience of a Lifetime


MISSION: Global Partners for Development works hand in hand with the people of East Africa to build sustainable solutions to end poverty. We work with grass roots organizations to achieve sustainable more...