Presentation on theme: "Never look down on anybody unless you're helping him up. ~Jesse Jackson."— Presentation transcript:
Never look down on anybody unless you're helping him up. ~Jesse Jackson
One of our goals is to become a more socially responsible employer.
Homelessness just plain bad luck. financial problems psychiatric issues foreclosures addiction problems relationship troubles See the need, not the cause.
In Amsterdam, there are approximately 4500-5000 homeless people. Because of a group of volunteers, about 45 of them are able to get a meal and a place to sleep each night. Het Stoelenproject
We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. ~Winston Churchill
It’s not hard. Twice a month, we will - shop for ingredients - cook - serve a meal to 45 people … and clean up the kitchen. How we can help
Groups of 4 will be formed You are expected at 13:00 – 13:30 at Marnixstraat 248 Your ensure a budget of about 100 euro to do your shopping You plan, shop for and cook a meal and have it ready at 17:30 hrs People come in around 18.00, you’re done around 18.30 hrs You will receive a briefing doc on forehand, recipes included if you want You don’t have to invest anything except some time and effort You do not cancel. Logistics
You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give. ~Kahlil Gribran Please register.
Participants Adisa Business Development /Almere PvdA, 2e kamer fractie, fractiemedewerkers en Awepa / Amsterdam raadsleden Cirion, Eric van Gorp / Rotterdam Rabo Bank / Amsterdam. Cocon Vastgoed / Amsterdam Restaurant Fifteen / Amsterdam Decorum / Amsterdam Restaurant Fifteen / Amsterdam Durf te vragen / Amsterdam Riny Sonnemans / Venlo GYÖMÖREI Advocaten / Den Haag ROC Horeca / Amsterdam Harley Davidson Chapter / Amsterdam Rochdale / Amsterdam Hotel CASA 400 / Amsterdam Rokus van den Hoek en vrienden JCI International / Amsterdam Rotaract Amsterdam JS Amsterdam Rotary Amsterdam Minerva Junior Kamer / Amsterdam Rotary Ter Aar Joop Westerweelschool / Amsterdam Stadsdeel Voorzitter en Fractie Amsterdam West LVE Psychologen / Amsterdam Steffen Westra / Amsterdam Maarten van Zon / Vught Stichting Sherpa / Hilversum Madelon Ory en vrienden / Amsterdam Tafel 7 Jeanette Prins / Amsterdam Masdienstverleners / Amsterdam TCX Fund / Amsterdam Nasir Refa / Den Haag Ymere Amsterdam Noord Orange Business Network / Amsterdam Ymere CC / Amsterdam