1. Cocoa in Action! Oikocredit on Tour in the Dominican Republic

    01 May 2014 - by Stuart Krengel

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    Today we got a first-hand look at fair trade, organic cocoa production at a farmer-owned coop in the Dominican countryside. And we have the photos to prove it!

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  2. Loans for Schools! Oikocredit on Tour in the Dominican Republic

    30 April 2014 - by Stuart Krengel

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    It is safe to say that Santo Domingo is an incredibly vibrant city. The people, the landscape, the bustle and weather only begin to paint a picture of why so many travel to this incredible city. However, when you travel with Oikocredit, it is a requirement that you step out of your comfort zone and experience more than hotel pools and incredible food.

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  3. Somos Aqui! Oikocredit on Tour in the Dominican Republic

    29 April 2014 - by Stuart Krengel

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    Somos aqui en La Republica Dominica! We have arrived! Twelve Oikocredit Investors from the USA and Canada have convened along with Oikocredit staff in the Dominican Republic (DR) to see with our own eyes what investor dollars actually do.

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Why volunteer groups?

Oikocredit Support Associations are collectives of volunteers whose members are engaged in promoting Oikocredit’s mission. Volunteer associations are part of a long-standing tradition in Oikocredit’s work. In addition to being active volunteers for Oikocredit, Support Associations are members of the Oikocredit International cooperative.

Oikocredit has two Support Associations based in the US – the Western Pennsylvania Support Association and the Oikocredit Northwest Support Association based in Seattle. Click on the regions to learn more about how you can get involved in your local Support Association.
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