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Boy Scout Collects 6 Boxes of Shoes for MORE

Liam Smartt comes from a long line of Eagle Scouts and he too wanted to earn this honor. He knew that just setting the goal wasn’t going to be enough, but working diligently and gaining courage would be required. As a shy 13-year-old young man, reaching out to ask for...

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Runner’s Edge, Farmingdale, Store of the Month

Runner’s Edge is a local running and multi-sport retail shop located in Farmingdale, NY. We’ve enjoyed serving the running community for 32 years. We love serving local runners, no matter what age, experience or ability. What gives us, even more satisfaction is...

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Jenkintown Running Company, Store of the Month

The Jenkintown Running Company (The Original Running Company), has been the Philadelphia/ New Jersey area's local running shop since 1981. Our customers range from walkers and gym goers to the most experienced track athletes and road racers. With such a large customer...

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Mensah Kportorgbui Family, Family of Month

Mensah Kportorgbui Family is from Yawune Village, Ghana is the family of the month November 2016. Due to unsustainable land use practice, slash and burn, monocropping, use of chemical weedicides contributed to a loss of soil moisture content and almost barren Mensah...

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Detsikey Kwablavi, Family of the Month

The family of the month is Detsiey Kwablavi Family. Massive deforestation and monocropping have caused Detsikey Family land to degrade over time. They were at the point where the only crops this family could grow on the land was corn and cassava. These have zapped...

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Ragged Mountain Running, Store of the Month

For 35 years, Ragged Mountain Running has always accepted customer’s old running and walking shoes and donated to them to various charities around town. Several years ago, the MORE Foundation Group approached us about the possibility of shipping all of our donated...

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140,800 Tree Seeds to Coapihl

Recently, MORE give a tree seed lot of 140,800 tree seeds to Coapihl - Honduras. They are going to a honey producers co-op. Setro is providing 50% tree seed donation and will continue supporting your program with the next donation to Cohorsil. The photo is with Mr....

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School Tree Planting Program

Planting has started in our 20 selected schools. [gallery link="file" ids="4514,4515,4516,4517,4518,4519,4520,4521,4522,4523,4528,4527,4526,4525,4524,4529,4530,4531,4532,4533"]

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Run4RA Event at Ridgefield Academy

Here's a few pictures of the Run4RA event at Ridgefield Academy in Connecticut. The school has been collecting gently used athletic sneakers as well as children's clothing for MFG! They love the program and have asked MFG to speak at an upcoming assembly.

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Fleet Feet-West Hartford, Store of the Month

We decided that since it takes a community to collect 299 pairs of shoes, we should let the community join us for the photo! Here's a picture of staff and our Fun Run peeps contributing more pairs of shoes to MORE! One of my favorite quotes is by Margaret Mead "Never...

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Fiankor David, Family of the Month

MORE FOREST FARMS! Bottom upwards approach of fighting hunger and poverty in villages in Ghana. Mr. Fiankor David and family are proud of their MORE FOREST FARM, they have created in their village, Devego in ketu north district of Volta Region, Ghana. David’s farm...

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Jerry Gikpe Family, Family of the Month

Jerry Gikpe is from Glitame–Klikor village is the family of the month. MORE Forest Farming is working perfectly for Jerry Gikpe family. Agroforestry is 5 time more productive than monoculture. MORE Forest Designs reflect awareness that permanent mixed plantings are...

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Kwame Akwaboah, Family of the Month

Kwame Akwaboah is the family of the month. Kwame is a farmer and with the help of MORE Foundation Group, his family is practicing alley cropping. Nitrogen fixing trees are planted in rows alongside with crops and other trees like cocoa, mahogany and cedrella odorata....

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Photos of MORE Foundation Kids

We have being busy this week making sure all the bags are filled with compost by 20th of this month and germination starts next week. [gallery link="file" ids="4312,4299,4303,4305,4307,4309,4306,4297,4298,4300,4301,4302,4304,4308,4310,4311,4313,4314,4315"]

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Augustin Yao Amegayie, Family of the Month

Augustin Yao Amegayie is the Family of the Month. Augustin is a retired military man and has since being cultivating cassava and corn. Last year, with support of MORE Foundation Group and donors, Mr. Augustin Yao Amegayie Family planted 2,000 trees on 3 acres of land....

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Gear West Ski and Run, Store of the Month

Gear West Ski and Run takes great pride in supporting the MORE Foundation. There are so many benefits to donating your shoes to this foundation it is an easy decision for us and our customers. As an outdoor retailer our main customer base loves the outdoors and...

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William Agbeyenu, Family of the Month

William Agbeyenu Family is family of the month October 2015. Mr. Willaiam Agbeyenu is a retired civil servant and the only source of income to his family a coconut farm. William was happy last year when More Foundation Group helps his family planted multi-purpose...

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