During our journey and after our return, we want to share our discoveries, our encounters and the traditional recipes collected. We already have different partners supporting our project, during the journey or after.
Below is the current list of our partners, who knows, it might even get bigger !
Thank you very much to the Region of Rhône-Alpes (France) for the financial support granted to us within the « Help to the citizen actions of the Youth » program. The grants will be used for the communication and return part of the project (exhibitions, book, creation of the movie).
“PROJET JEUNE DE L’AIN” PROGRAM
The « préfecture »*, the « Conseil Général de l’ain »*, the MSA* and the CAF* of the Ain Department gave us their support within the departmental program « Projet Jeune » (Youth Project). We are really thankful for their financial support that will help us throughout the project (during the journey and to prepare the exhibitions).
* French administrative entities
MJC LOUISE MICHEL D’AMBÉRIEU EN BUGEY
(Youth and Cultural Center)
Technical and local partner : support during project preparation, provide a space for our exhibition and testimony sharing after our return.
Cyclo-randonnée is a website specialized in bicycle gear (of great quality !) for long distance journey. They offer gear that has been tested and that is adapted to long distance, “outsider” brands and personalized advice. You can also find on their website many examples of bicycle projects. Thanks to this committed team for the voucher and the discount on its products!
The Café Vélo is a café and a bicycle repairing workshop in Grenoble that wish to inspire people and bring them on their bike to travel. As our project falls completely in line with their commitment and passion, we are happy to start this new partnership. We are very thankful for their support in communication, in bicycle maintenance and for providing us a space for our testimony sharing after our return! more info : http//www.cafe-velo.fr
SCHWALBE is the Europe’s leading bicycle tire brand! SCHWALBE is the bicycle tire specialist and is focused on making the best tires for each application (Racing, Mountain bike, Touring and Everyday…). We are very thankful to Schwalbe for providing us with 4 highly-durable tires for our travel !
Tjuub is a new brand from Berlin. The many bags (computer, bicycle bags, pencil case) offered by this brand are made by hand and from…. air tube ! Thanks to Tjuub for protecting our phones/tablets throughout our journey. You can find all of the new and unique creations on DaWanda : http://de.dawanda.com/shop/tjuub
LE MOULIN A PAROLES
“Le Moulin à Paroles” is an association created by narrators and story tellers committed in the cultural activities of Ambérieu en Bugey in France. It’s with great pleasures that we will meet again with them after our return to exchange and share the life stories gathered on our trip. We want to warmly thank them for their support !