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Become a CEN Sustaining Member to help break the cycle of poverty by helping communities worldwide help themselves.

20150513 131242 2 300x190If you believe in CEN’s mission of breaking the cycle of poverty through building more self-reliant communities, please support us by becoming a Sustaining Member. Sustaining Membership:

  • spreads your gift into budgeted payments
  • reduces the amount of fundraising mail you receive
  • saves us time and money in processing costs so your gift goes further
  • members receive personal invitations to special events

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How Your Donation Dollars Help
Your donation dollars help to:
  • Provide training on basic, vocational and entrepreneurial skills
  • Mentor entrepreneurs
  • Engage local, national and international partners to complement services we provide
  • Mobilize communities through workshops and exchanges
  • Connect communities with local, national and international markets
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CEN is a non-profit, tax-exempt charitable organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the United States Internal Revenue Code. Donations are tax deductible as allowed by law. Our EIN number is 20-1904246. View our financial information.

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