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Velototal.de 09/2015

Money per kilometre in a different way: Zedler-institute donates 21 bicycles to World Bicycle Relief

Team members and business partners of the Ludwigsburg company collected kilometres on the occasion of two local cycle tours and the management offset the kilometres by a donation for the kilometres actually cycled. The distances varied from 50 to 180 kilometres. The team summed up altogether more than 7,400 kilometres and thus the equivalent of 21 solid Buffalo-bicycles for Africa. Due to this donation the Zedler-institute welcomed a high-ranking visit at their company head office in Ludwigsburg.

Kristina Jasiunaite, managing director of World Bicycle Relief (WBR) Germany, insisted in giving thanks personally. During her visit at Zedler – Institut für Fahrradtechnik und -Sicherheit GmbH she showed her deep appreciation for the commitment of the team members and was impressed by the positioning of the company in the various fields of business.

After having already delivered two specifically assembled bicycles to the German Red Cross in Ludwigsburg in the previous year, the Zedler-institute as service company shows further social commitment in terms of safety and customer satisfaction in the cycle industry.

Managing director Dirk Zedler declares: "Bicycles are a major source of income in Africa. After having sent there a number of second-hand bicycles directly in the past years, we are glad that this year our donation allows further Africans to manage their lives a little better by the joint use of the bicycles."

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