The Organising Committee supports 4 charities
Just World International
Just World International acts as a catalyst to provoke positive changes in developing countries. Just World International is able to accomplish this kind of progress thanks to partnerships with local organisations. Its projects aim to offer basic education and professional training, as well as nutritional, health and hygiene programmes for children in poor communities in Honduras, Cambodia, Guatemala and Colombia.
More information on its official website http://justworldinternational.org/
Les P'tits Cracks
Founded in 2001, the French non-profit organisation Les P'tits Cracks provides two types of assistance to children with cancer. At hospitals, it finances medical supplies to improve conditions for hospitalised children. It also benefits convalescing children who have left hospital, helping them rebuild their physical strength and emotional well-being through horse-riding holidays, cultural outings and sporting events.Every year, over 600 children benefit from its work. Les P'tits Cracks provides all of these actions free of charge.
More information on its official website www.lesptitscracks.eu
Created in 1945, the Secours Populaire is a non-profit, registered charity and declared Grand National cause. It is authorized to receive gifts, bequests and donations. The association is given the task to act against poverty and exclusion in France and around the world and to promote solidarity and values. It brings together people of all opinions, conditions and backgrounds who wish to live in solidarity.
More information on its official website www.secourspopulaire.fr/
Created in 2011, the Hippolia Foundation is the first French and European scientific research organization dedicated to horse health and performance. 11 founders, 30 multidisciplinary research teams located all over France, 200 specialized researchers (biologists, clinicians, geneticists, statisticians, etc.), 80 on-going scientific projects and more than 20 of these are involved worldwide, 4 registered patents… the Foundation has a permanent commitment to improve the health and welfare of horses and act on all ailments generated by traumas, performances, infectious agents and the environment.
More information on its official website www.fondation-hippolia.org/
You will get to learn more about those associations next week on the website within the page "Charities" in the "Presentation" section