Celebration of Grand-Parents’ Day in Mexico

17 September 2019

In Mexico, Grand-Parents’ Day, unlike other Spanish-speaking countries, is celebrated on August 28. However, it should be remembered that more […]

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This summer, two American students for our isolated seniors in Toulouse

2 September 2019

For more than 20 years, the  association of Petits Frères des Pauvres has welcomed students in the south of France […]

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My book of recollections

16 July 2019

“My book of recollections” is a social campaign initiated by “Niciodată Singur” association and the Romanian National Museum of Literature. […]

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Pre-Hispanic celebration for the summer solstice

22 June 2019

In many ancient cultures around the world, the summer solstice is celebrated as a symbol of gratitude to the sun […]

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An international seminar on new forms of engagement was held in Lille from 23 to 26 May 2019

26 May 2019

The seminar, which was themed “Volunteering and the civic engagement of tomorrow”, brought together 53 volunteers and employees from 9 […]

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2018 – An exciting year for the Romanian association “Niciodată Singur”

1 May 2019

In 2018, the third year of operation of the “Niciodată Singur” Association  was full of achievements and inspiring new projects […]

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Participation to the UN Working Group on Ageing

18 April 2019

The UN Open-ended Working Group on Ageing (OEWG) met from 15 to 18 April 2019. This is a forum for […]

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The North American working group adressess the loneliness epidemic

5 April 2019

The North American chapters of the International Federation of Petits Frères des Pauvres recently participated in the annual North American […]

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A new program “Tech Allies” to reduce the digital gap between generation

1 April 2019

The digital frature is an isolation factor for the elderly. One of the volunteers from LBFE San Francisco shares with […]

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International seminar on fundraising in Barcelone

25 February 2019

The organizations of the International Federation of Petits Frères des Pauvres met in Barcelona last February for 2 days of […]

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Christmas time, a difficult period for those who are alone

26 December 2018

This Christmas, like every year, the members of the International Federation of the petits frères des Pauvres and their partners […]

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Little Brothers Friends of the Elderly in Boston has successfully developed a new intergenerational program

21 October 2018

The concept is simple: every Thursday, young students meet with their elders living in “seniors building” (residential buildings for person […]

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