Projectleader in this project (2018) in which we are gathering mothers of kids with invisible limitations, such as autisme, ADHD or ADD. We're creating an intimate mom network in which we want to empower the mothers and teach them how to deal with their struggles and take good care of themselves as well despite their issues.
Vrouwen vooruit met Taal 2.0 (Women moving forward with Language)
Project leader of this project (2017) in which we are teaching first generation immigrant women Dutch language and make them more familiar with the Dutch health care system in order to make them more self sufficiant in the society. This is a six month project, funded by the borough of Rotterdam and for which we are using a team of volunteers to be personal buddy's of the immigrant women.
Exhibition tour Vision of their Future
Project leader of this follow up project of Vision of their Future. From september 2017 on the inspiring exhibition will be shown in several libraries in Rotterdam. We will invite schools to go into dialogue with students about taboos like freedom of choice and the influence of their culture on their decisions related to their future.
Vision of their Future
Project leader of this photographyproject, funded by the borough of Rotterdam, in which we gave young women the change to visualize their future perspectives and to challenge them to think about their freedom to make their own desicions. These perspectives are being captived in an exhibition of 24 amazing pictures. From september 2017 on this exibition can be seen in several libraries in Rotterdam. Schools will be invited to take a look and go into dialogue about making your own choices in life and possible influences of family and culture.
Vrouwen vooruit met Taal (Women moving forward with Language)
Project leader of this project (2016) in which we are teaching first generation immigrant women Dutch language and make them more familiar with the Dutch health care system in order to make them more self sufficiant in the society. This is a six month project, funded by the borough of Rotterdam and for which we are using a team of volunteers to be personal buddy's of the immigrant women.
Communications Voorlichters Gezondheid
For over five years I have been responsible for the communications of Stichting Voorlichters Gezondheid. This foundation, based in Rotterdam, is providing a wide range of nationwide training and coaching of health care professionals to make them familiar with cultural diversity. Likewise they are educating immigrants on several fronts regarding health care, diseases, Dutch language and Dutch values.
For over four years I have been running this niche website about the decorating of nurseries. The website, which became niche leading, had about 30.000 visitors a month and was running on affiliate marketing and Google Adsense. Looking for a new challenge, I sold the website in 2014.
I have been running this website about sightseeing in Istanbul for over three years. This website, which was number 1 on the Dutch keywords for sightseeing in Istanbul, was running on affiliate marketing and Google Adsense. Looking for a new challenge, I sold this website in 2014 to a travel organization.
Redt kleine Fady
Design of the website for Fady. This, back then 4-year old guy, had neuroblastoma cancer. Family, friends and organizations were raizing money. To keep people up to date about his situation and the fundraising, I designed this website for the family. I met the family through my work as a journalist for the local newspaper. I am delighted to inform you that Fady got cured from his cancer in 2016!