<== Site of the Week for 2013-04-08 ==>
Bicycle Empowerment Network
The Bicycle Empowerment Network is a group of entrepreneurs in South Africa seeking to improves lives and empower people with bicycles.
People in the first world gather up used bikes. Put them in shipping crates and ship them to Africa for a second life. BEN distributes the bikes. They also work with semi-skilled labor to set up bicycle repair shops.