Justin Bieber Supports Pencils of Promise
Pencils of Promise is a non-profit organization that partners with local communities to build sustainable schools and provide educational tools to children in developing countries.
PoP’s mission started when the founder (Adam Braun) asked a child on the streets of India what he wanted most in the world. The child’s answer, “A pencil.” Since then, PoP has made it a mission to provide children when pencils and pens to help them on the road to education.
So far, PoP has focused on building schools in Laos and Nicaragua, with 15 schools already built, 8 schools currently being built, and 4 upcoming schools.
You can visit Pencils of Promise to volunteer for building missions, create a fundraiser, and donate money through the purchase of PoP gifts such as (seen in the photo on the right) a tag necklace created by FAWN by Jennifer Fisher Jewelry.
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