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Ghent fund raising, Project “Drinking Water” 0

Posted on 16, February 2016

in Category Sociaal Verantwoordelijkheid

For Youth has not forgot its project “Drinking Water”, last week For Youth Gent organised a Fundraising Brunch. This initiative helped to collect 7000€ in addition of the 15000€. So with a total of 22000€, For Youth will be able to finance the construction and the maintenance of 6 drinking wells in Kenya! Even better, a small group of members will fly in April to Kenya. They will witness the standard living conditions of local inhabitants and the importance for them to have an easy access to a drinking water well. Of course, They will help at the construction and [&hellip

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Project “Drinking Water” 0

Posted on 25, January 2016

in Category Sociaal Verantwoordelijkheid

Access to clean drinking water is a basic human rights. However, the reality is slightly more complex; while in Belgium we are enjoying an easy access to it, some part of the world remains deprived of such facilities. Thus, For youth Antwerp decided to address the problem and solicited its club Social Responsibility. Few weeks ago, For Youth Antwerp started a fund raising campaign. Thus, several activities have been held by the committee in order to finance the project “drinking water”. A group of women organised a sales promotion while the guys launched the project “Cut your hair for a [&hellip

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For Youth raised 30000€ for a project in Africa 0

Posted on 16, December 2014

in Category Sociaal Verantwoordelijkheid

    The social responsibility club has raised a total of € 30,000 to finance cataract operations in Africa Sudan. This amount is transferred to Time to Help. A cataract surgery in Sudan costs € 80 per person. Members of For Youth collected enough money to finance 364 operations but during the dinner we managed to raise another € 880. The collected amount was therefore € 30,000 and is equivalent to 375 cataract operations. We have organized two dinners to thank our members for their effort. The first dinner was held in Brussels on Wednesday, December 10th and the second [&hellip

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Visit to the European Parliament 0

Posted on 22, November 2013

in Category Diverse, Sociaal Verantwoordelijkheid, Excursions

  On the 21th November, we visited the European Parliament with the UNITEE’s employees (www.unitee.eu). During our visit, we first listened to the presentation about how the European Parliament operates on their 3 sites (Brussel, Strasbourg, Luxemburg). We then finished our excursion with a visit to the Parliament. &nbsp

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For Youth in the European Parliament during the “Active Citizen and women” conference on the 13/11/2013 0

Posted on 14, November 2013

in Category Diverse, Sociaal Verantwoordelijkheid, Excursions

  The Fedactio platform “Women & Society” organized in collaboration with their associations Golden Rose, Damla, Inspiration and Koza, a conference about the “Active citizenship and women” in the European Parliament. We were invited by Golden Rose and were present with a few ladies from For Youth

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Excursion on the southeast of Turkey 14-18 October 2013 0

Posted on 20, October 2013

in Category Sociaal Verantwoordelijkheid, Excursions

  From 14th to the 18th October, For Youth participated on a social project in the southeast of Turkey organized by the NGO “Kimse Yok Mu”. The members of For Youth had also the time to enjoy their trip in the southeast of Turkey and in Istanbul. Their efforts were rewarded by an unforgettable trip where they enjoyed many traditional food and culture of the region. In order to understand the Turkish Teaching system, the younger visited many museums and monuments. Finally they went shopping. The trip finished in Istanbul, where they took a flight to return to Belgium

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