Category: France

Actions of Les Petits Frères des Pauvres – International Women’s Day

In France, as well as worldwide, March 8th was an opportunity to celebrate women in all their diversity and to highlight the ongoing struggles they face to achieve full equality in all areas of life. International Women’s Day commemorates the great figures of feminism and brings to the forefront the tragic plight of women in […]

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12th Fundraising Seminar

Last week, the International Federation of Little Brothers of the Poor had the honor of organizing the 12th Fundraisers Seminar in Brussels. This annual event is a must for the network’s fundraisers. This seminar attracts participants from all over the world to exchange ideas and share experiences. This year, representatives from Chicago’s Little Brothers Friends […]

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The impact of the war in Ukraine on the elderly

The Russian invasion in Ukraine began at dawn on February 24, 2022. It has been catastrophic for the population, because of destructions, insecurity, and supply issues (food, medicine, etc.). One part of the country’s population is particularly hard hit by the consequences of this conflict: the elders. Amnesty International organized a round table in December […]

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Moments of joy for hundreds of isolated elderly people

As the holiday season concludes, let’s explore the initiatives undertaken by member organization of the Petits Frères des Pauvres international network in the final months of 2023. Discover the efforts of various organization  worldwide that have enabled isolated elderly individuals to spend time surrounded by volunteers while also raising awareness among the public.   In […]

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German team meeting in Paris: A successful bilateral partnership

At the end of September, the German team made the strategic choice to hold their team meeting in Paris, a decision that fostered productive exchanges. This meeting provided the German team with the opportunity to meet and collaborate with their French colleagues. The German association operates in five cities: Berlin, Munich, Frankfurt, Cologne and Hamburg. […]

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European Group

From june 8 to 11, our European group met in Bucharest! Continental groups enable us to work together on common issues. Each association can help the other and share its expertise. It’s also an opportunity to discuss the strategic actions of the International Federation of Petits Frères des Pauvres. The themes addressed during the two […]

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International Conference 2023

The International Federation of Little Brothers of the Poor recently held its international conference. Entitled “The Power of Possibilities”, it took place from April 19 to 22 in Paris. The event was designed to bring together the Federation’s member associations and partners. Fifteen countries were represented. From Mexico to Canada, or from Ivory Coast to […]

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Fundraising Seminar 2023

From February 6th to 8th, the 14th edition of the fundraising seminar of the member associations of the International Federation of Petits Frères des Pauvres was held. This annual event brings together fundraising managers from different member organizations of the international federation. During these three days, 18 fundraising development managers from ten different countries met […]

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General mobilization for October 1!

As you know, October 1 was the International Day of Older Persons. For this special day, Les Petits Frères des Pauvres mobilized. Let’s have a look at the different actions carried out around the world…   Let’s go to Mexico! For the 1st of October, Amigos de los Mayores – Mexico released on social media […]

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October 1: International Day of Older Persons

This October 1 will be marked by demonstrations around the world and a strong mobilization, it is the first international day since the clear slowdown of the covid 19 pandemic. This epidemic exacerbated existing inequalities for over two years. The most fragile populations are the first to suffer the crisis and it obviously include the […]

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