PFD will be represented in the 2013 Combined Federal Campaign! To contribute, PFD's CFC catalog number is 55979.
The 2013 Combined Federal Campaign has been extended until January 15, 2014. For more information on how to include Partners for Development in your CFC contribution, go to:
We build local capacity through helping local partners design, implement, and assess programs to the greatest degree possible. Through this approach, PFD helps develop and transfer key skills to local counterparts.
Anne Randall Johnson
Anne Randall Johnson died early on Christmas Eve 2013, in her home in Brattleboro, Vermont, after a long illness. Partners for Development (PFD) was fortunate to have a twenty year relationship with Anne. Click here to learn more about Anne's accomplishments with PFD.
Click here to read Anne's obituary in the Brattleboro Reformer newspaper edition of December 30th, 2013.
A leader in innovation, Partners for Development is a winner of the Saving Lives at Birth: A Grand Challenge for Development program sponsored by USAID, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Grand Challenges Canada and the World Bank. Saving Lives at Birth awarded grants to 19 nominees for groundbreaking ideas to combat issues related to technology, service delivery and demand for maternal healthcare. To learn more about PFD’s innovative PROTECT project to save lives of pregnant women and infants in rural
, click here. Cambodia
Helping address Tanzania's energy crisis, through US Department of Agriculture Food for Progress funding, PFD is manufacturing and distributing a clean bio energy cook stove to alleviate the environmental and economic burden of using non-renewable fuel sources. Much of Tanzania is dependent on use of wood and charcoal as the primary energy source. PFD. The Jiko Bomba stove burns pellets made from agricultural residues and can be expected to reduce CO and particulate matter emissions by 92% compared to traditional stoves.