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  • Pampus Island with the kids from Language Café

    With the money we raised with our Racani Treasure Hunt in the city center of Amsterdam we organized a social, fun and cultural trip for the kids of ALC. These children come from Amsterdam Nieuw-West and most of them have a Moroccan background. Their parents belong to the first generation of guest workers in the…

    Racani Treasure Hunt for Amsterdam Language Café

    In cooperation with the Amsterdam Language Café (sponsored by Koentact) we organized a real and the first Racani Treasure Hunt. A treasure (scavenger) hunt through the city center of Amsterdam. During this hunt the attendees discovered 7 new and for them still hidden places in Amsterdam. Places you wouldn’t find during a normal guided tour…

  • Sail for a Smile

      Racani’s flagship event ‘Sail for a Smile’ once again successfully took place on June 8th. This year the newly established International Rotaract club of Groningen joined us by co hosting this event in their hometown, Groningen.

  • Nepal Project

    Janata Dhan Uchha Mabhi is a government school located at a remote village in Baglung district of western Nepal. The school provides education to both physically sound students and those with challenges. There are 23 students and three teachers who are visually impaired. To provide access to information technology for these visually challenged individuals, Rotaract…

  • International Project

    The Rotaract Club Amsterdam Nachtwacht International is proud to be collaborating with the Rotaract Club of Pashupati-Kathmandu in Nepal for our international project. The thought of working together was inspired by the fact that our current member is originally from Nepal and his support in the coordination of the idea during a visit back home. The Rotaract…

  • Leefkringhuis Project

    Rotaract Amsterdam Nachtwacht International organized Christmas Gala in 2015 for the purpose of collecting funds for the Leefkringhuis in Amsterdam Noord – an organization that helps mothers and children who have been abused in their homes. The Gala was very well attended and more than 1,000 euro have been raised. Since then, our club has…

  • World Rotaract Week 2016

    This year we will celebrate World Rotaract Week by doing what we do the best- helping our community. This week we will take kids from the Leefkringhuis for a visit to the Nemo science museum. We will dedicate the day to helping them learn about science! If you want to contribute to our further events…

  • Playful afternoon @Leefkringhuis

    As the purpose of the Christmas Gala is to collect funds for the Leefkringhuis, we visited them on November 8th. Leefkringhuis is an organization that helps mothers and children who have troubles at home. They provide support and education for mothers and children, to help them continue with their lives. We met all the kids…

  • Cooking in Another Kitchen Project

    The “Koken in een andere keuken” (cooking in another kitchen) is a project which started in 2010. It is a collaboration bertween the organisations ‘Amsterdamverbindt’ and ‘De Stoelen Project’. The goal of the project is that a group of 4 to 5 volunteers spend an afternoon in a homeless shelter and prepare a tasty and…

  • Cooking for a Homeless shelter

    Our Dream Team volunteered at a local shelter for homeless people last weekend and cooked a 3 course dinner for 60 people. A lot of work, but also a lot of satisfaction!