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Contec announces sponsorship of globalbike

Spartanburg, SC- January 10, 2011— Contec is pleased to announce the sponsorship of globalbike, an organization that believes in using the transformative power of bikes to create positive social change in the developing world. Spartanburg-based globalbike has a contagious vision: a world where bicycles and creative partnerships provide those in need with access to healthcare and services vital to their collective prosperity.

Since 2007, globalbike has provided bicycles to hundreds of people in Bolivia, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Sudan, and Tanzania. In 3 short years, over 52,000 orphans have received critical health care, 300,000 people have begun to reconcile the wounds of genocide, and over 30,000 individuals have learned about clean water and healthy agriculture techniques. Learn more about globalbike's impact on the world and how you can help.