Category Archive for : ‘Charity news’

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July

“Zo Mooi Wonen Foundation”

In our efforts to support various charities we followed an “empty bottle deposit” initiative organized by the “Zo Mooi Wonen Foundation”. This foundation supports a care free, independent living situation for 12 young adults with a mental disability. Apart from the empty bottles, KH Chemicals and Notive donated additionally to this great initiative.

www.zomooiwonen.com

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June

Alpe d’Huzes

On Thursday June 6th two teams of KH Chemicals
participated in the “Alpe d’Huzes”.A motivated group of runners and bikers conquered the
famous mountain “Alpe d’Huez” in France to raise money for cancer research and the improvement of quality of
life of people with cancer.

The motto “giving up is not an option” is exactly the
thing the sportsmen of KH Chemicals have done. Some ran up the mountain even 2 times other cycled 4
times up the mountain, quite an achievement!

Apart from the sportive part, various activities were
organized to raise as much as possible for

17

May

Verkerkloop

On May 15th 2019, KH Chemicals participated again in our local charity run “de Verkerkloop”. We are proud of our colleagues who put a lot of energy in this event to raise money for “Stichting Support Casper”, which is an organization doing research on pancreatic cancer. For the second time in row, one of the five teams of KH Chemicals won the 5 km business run. Just like last year, our colleagues joined a weekly running clinic hosted by former Dutch Olympic athlete Robert Lathouwers. They prepared themselves for

21

February

Spinning for The Erasmus MC-Sophia Children’s Hospital

And yet another charity activity to report on. An enthusiastic team of KH Chemicals participated last Friday in a “spinning bike” activity to raise money for “The Erasmus MC-Sophia Children’s Hospital” to support children with a chronic (long-term) disease.

3 hours of hard work, sweating and endurance all for charity.

Thanks to all of you for your contribution!

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January

Boxing for Sara

On January 20th 2019, KH Chemicals participated in a charity boxing event to raise money for the Foundation for Sara.

Two KH Chemicals teams worked very hard and did various workouts like pink boxing and cross boxing.

We are proud of our colleagues who put a lot of energy in this event to raise money for this charity!

For further information: www.voorsara.nl

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October

DONATION TO “MAKE-A-WISH-FOUNDATION”

Last week our colleague Maikel Bolt presented together with the local Soccer Club FC Dordrecht a cheque to their charity project “Make-a-Wish foundation”.
This was realized by selling the newly designed “FC Dordrecht” doormats as presented on our website earlier this year.
50% of the revenue was for “Make-a-Wish foundation” the other 50% was donated to the Youth Academy of FC Dordrecht.

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October

Spinning for Leontienhuis

On September 26th, KH participated in a spinning clinic for The Leontienhuis.
The Leontienhuis is an initiative of Leontien Zijlaard-van Moorsel, a former Dutch racing cyclist, world champion and Olympic gold medalist.
The Leontienhuis is a center which provides professional help and support for people suffering from eating disorders and their beloved ones.
We are proud of our colleagues who worked hard to raise money for this charity event!

 

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May

Verkerkloop 2018

On May 16th 2018, KH Chemicals participated again in our local charity run “de Verkerkloop”.
One of the four teams of KH Chemicals won the 5 km business run this year.
Our colleagues joined a weekly running clinic to prepare themselves for the run.
The clinic was hosted by Robert Lathouwers a former Dutch Olympic athlete.
Their efforts were very well rewarded and we are proud of our running teams!

 

 

 

 

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February

Donation to Foundation Voor Sara (Stichting Voor Sara)

[:en]KH Chemicals donated a cheque to the Foundation Voor Sara to support research to muscular dystrophy (MD) which is a genetic disease that causes progressive muscle weakness and loss. MD has no cure yet, but available treatments can reduce symptoms and slow progress of the disease.

Our colleague Daan Doomen presented the cheque to the chairman of the foundation on February 15th 2018.

For further information, please check www.voorsara.nl.

[:fr]KH Chemicals donated a cheque to the Foundation Voor Sara to support research to muscular dystrophy (MD) which is a genetic disease that causes

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13

February

New design – new welcome mat for FC Dordrecht Soccer Club.

After more than 2 years our colleague Maikel Bolt arranged a newly designed doormat with the logo of the local Soccer Club FC Dordrecht.
This time the revenues are divided 50/50 between FC Dordrecht’s Youth Academy and the “Make-a-Wish foundation”.

 

KH Chemicals is a proud donator of the “Make-a-Wish foundation”; one of the world’s leading children’s charities.
Last year’s revenues of the ice cream sales have meanwhile officially been presented to the foundation.

 

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