Projects

What we’ve done and more projects.
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Project Invisible

The project ‘Invisible’ is the initiative of Rotaract Club Amsterdam Nachtwacht International and two Rotary clubs in Serbia, with a goal to raise funds for the most impoverished families in Serbia. The aim of the project is to integrate these families back into the society via a series of educational activities and financial support. We…

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!

NL Doet @ VUmc Gastenverblijf

National Volunteer Weekend in The Netherlands! Rotaract Club Amsterdam Nachtwacht International spent the day together with other volunteers deep cleaning the gastenverblijf VUmc for the family and friends of people treated at the VU Hospital.

Italian Afternoon @ De Poort Elderly Home

Another weekend day well spent putting up Italian decorations and serving dessert to the old folks. Thanks to Stichting Present Amsterdam for linking us.

Back to School Project Serbia

VoorUit Project 2014

NLDoet 2014

PostNL & World Food Program 2013

Ten of our members participated in the project of World Food Programme in cooperation with PostNL and sorted packages in the international sorting centre of PostNL in Amsterdam. All together with our work we managed to sponsor 2750 meals for children in Malawi!! It was an educative and an amazingly rewarding experience!

NLDoet Project 2013 – Oranje Fonds

RAC Amsterdam Nachtwacht International participated in Holland’s National Volunteer Weekend by helping out a local kindergarten to build a veggie garden for the kids to have a “nature based” place to play, learn and grow their own veggies to later learn how to cook them together.