" Supporting children in their personal development "
In 2012, Stichting ITdonations fi rst established contact with ROC Friese Poort. ROC Friese Poort provides vocational education to approximately 14,000 students in Dokkum, Drachten, Emmeloord, Leeuwarden, Sneek and Urk. With a 4-5 year replacement policy for ICT equipment, the partnership was quickly concluded.IT manager Hotze Bulwalda: “The concept of being able to do some good with the residual value of the written-off ICT equipment was immediately appealing to me. We have deliberately selected the foundation Stichting Leergeld to do something extra for young children. Meanwhile, we have donated over €19,000.
“The concept of being able to do some good with the residual value of the written-off ICT equipment was immediately appealing to me.
Stichting Leergeld An increasing number of children in the Netherlands are unable to join in activities for fi nancial reasons, even if these are very normal for other children the same age. They are often literally side-lined. Leergeld aims to give these children a chance to participate. Through this foundation, children can join school and extracurricular activities, allowing them to blossom, developing knowledge and skills, and gaining a sense of self-worth. We