Supported Projects 2018

Supported Projects 2018 · 30. November 2018
In December 2017, the Royal Talens Foundation started a partnership with the Wilhelmina Children’s Hospital (WKZ) in Utrecht. Every year around 5000 children are hospitalized there. The foundation wanted to contribute to the wellbeing of these little patients with a creative Zentangle project. 'Zentangle' is an easy to learn and relaxing way of producing wonderful works of art by drawing structured patterns. Although the end result of the artwork seems complex, the Zentangle method is all...

Supported Projects 2018 · 01. September 2018
In August 2018 the Royal Talens Foundation donated school supplies such as notebooks, compasses, pens, coloring pencils and many other to the Deventer Foodbank, in collaboration with the National Child Aid Fund (Nationaal Fonds Kinderhulp), Bruynzeel and Kinderzwerfboeken (an organisation dedicated to the free distribution and collective ownership of children's books). This was a special gift for families on a limited budget.

Supported Projects 2018 · 02. April 2018
Sunshine4kids' mission is to improve the conditions in Kenia's (primairy) education system. The organisation currently supports 18 schools in Kenia by providing material, building classrooms and toilet facilities. They offer internships for Belgian (Pedagogy) students, to exchange knowledge and methods. The Royal Talens Foundation supported creative workshops by these students by donating paint and other materials. To discover more about sunshine4kids and their activities, visit their website.

Supported Projects 2018 · 15. March 2018
On 14 January 2009 the organisation ‘Les Amis de Gambie’ opened an orphanage in Gambia: Sinchu Orphanage. When Nieske, Marielle, Christa and her daughter Noa (11), heared that the founder of the orphanage was terminally ill, they wanted to do something to support the children in Sinchu Orphanage. This resulted in a big donation of 30 big boxes full of food, clothing and products for personal hygiene. Next to this, they decided to travel to Gambia and meet the kids in person. During their...