Business friend of Dutch Cancer Society (KWF)
Cancer affects us all. One in three people living in the Netherlands will get cancer during their lifetime, which is broadly 100,000 people a year. This disease is the main cause of death in the Netherlands. As a business friend, Qualogy helps reduce cancer by investing in first-class scientists in the field of cancer. More information: www.kwf.nl/zakenvriend (Dutch)
ING Charity Dinner for UNICEF
ING and UNICEF are working together to achieve one goal: offer a positive contribution to the development of young people and prepare them for the society and jobs of tomorrow. Qualogy financially supports this goal during its annual participation of the ING Charity Dinner for UNICEF. More information: click here (Dutch)
Platinum Honorary Donator SSA
Surinamese Students Abroad (SSA) is an association of and for Surinamese students in the Netherlands. One of the issues important to the association is to reduce the gap between business and students. SSA also wants to increase the involvement of high educated Surinamese students in social issues. The SSA has initiated crowdfunding programs to retain accreditation for studies in Suriname. For the accreditation of the Mechanical Engineering study Qualogy supported the SSA with a donation of 1000 euros.
International Justice Mission (IJM) is committed to fighting the violence faced by people living in extreme poverty. This violence takes the form of modern slavery, human trafficking for the sex industry and illegal land expropriation. IJM collaborates with local authorities to help victims of violence.
IJM also helps victims recover on a physical, psychological, economic and social level and helps prosecute offenders and strengthen the legal system. Qualogy is proud to support this initiative and decided to help one of its colleagues acquire sponsors.
Donating teaching and learning materials to children’s homes and schools in Suriname
A good start of the new school year: this is not necessarily the case for every child. Hence, our Qualogy Caribbean colleagues took action. They surprised 200 children from various children’s homes and school with an extensive school package.
Read the news report (Dutch)
Supporting the Neurodiversity Foundation
The aim of the Neurodiversity Foundation is to create a society where everyone feels welcome, regardless of the type of brain they were born with. The organization develops (smart) solutions to help, among others, people with autism. In doing so, they create social equity and support a neurodiverse society. Qualogy aids the Neurodiversity Foundation with knowledge support, for example by sponsoring hackathons.
Runnig for charity
Qualogy sponsors charities and social initiatives of employees with pleasure.
Colleague Robert Speelman participated in the Muskathlon in 2013 (Uganda), 2014 (Ethiopia) and 2016 (Ecuador): a marathon for charity. The number of funds raised goes to the Compassion foundation: a foundation that works for better education, food, clothes, and medical care for children. Qualogy donated 5,000 euros to this sympathetic initiative.
Colleague Rob Wolthuis participated in the Dam tot Damloop (world’s largest business run). He ran 16 kilometers (nearly 10 miles) for charity. Qualogy sponsored Rob with pleasure.