We are very sensitive to the extremely poor living conditions of mothers and children staying in the Single Mother’s Centre in Warsaw in 2, Skierdowska Street. We buy food not only for the festive seasons but whenever we have time – we buy things and drive to Skierdowska where they throw the door wide open to welcome us. [...]
To help the kids living in foster care or substitute care forget the hard times in the County of Grójec, and to heed to the request of the County Assistance Centre in Grójec, Duval Foundation had again given a helping hand and founded a kids’ playground.
Duval Foundation founded a coach for a week-long trip for 30 Kids from the Special Educational Orphanage in Kutno. The youth went from Kutno to the Tricity where they again had another coach which took them to see the landscapes and Pomerania.
Duval Foundation, via Private Primary School No. 41 in Warsaw, joined the "Small Shoe for the Black Brother" campaign to help kids in mission countries of Africa. We purchased shoes for kids under the patronage of the mission section from Tarnów.
To heed to the request of the authorities of the County Children’s Orphanage in Szczutowo, whom Duval Foundation had already helped several times, we bought furniture, which is now standing in the kids’ rooms. These were beds and study desks and chairs for all kids. We hope to have helped create good conditions and atmosphere for homework and leisure. [...]
In March 2016, Duval Foundation received a second hand TV set yet still in good working order from a friendly company. The TV was given to the participants of the Occupational Therapy Workshop in Dołubowo.
This has almost become our tradition that Duval Foundation founds a large portion of Christmas and Easter food for the Kids cared for by the “Pomagamy będącym w potrzebie” (We help the Needy) Association in Kotowo.
Duval Foundation has already donated cash to AMPFUTBOL team to help organise an international competition for amputees, AMP FUTBOL, and we were also one of the sponsors of the Polish team in the World Cup in Mexico! In the picture: Linda Sztyller from Duval Foundation, her daughter Sonia and AMPFUTBOL contestants during the international competition in Warsaw. [...]
The homeless from Kotow live extremely modest lives. There is PLN 50 per inhabitant per month. Most adults are the jobless. It becomes the worst in winter, as in summer they can earn some money by working in the forest. Their boss, Adam Drewniak, goes to no end of trouble to help them weather through this most difficult period, [...]
This time Duval Foundation became involved in interior decoration of the Mother Veronique Centre in Lublin. We have paid for the design by Daria Pelchen and Andrzej Banaszewski, who designed the colourful and spacious drawing room to brighten up and improve the living conditions of the Kids. Before transformation After transformation [...]
Duval Foundation donated medals, cups and material awards for contestants participating in the Third Spring Disabled Run organised by Special Education School Complex No. 105 and the Interschool Sports Centre No. 3 Varsovia in Warsaw.
Duval Foundation received make-up cosmetics from Clinique and sports footwear from Amer Sport Group. The gifts were distributed to several care centres and orphanages across Poland, among others to the Child and Family Assistance Centre in Góra Włodowska.
Duval Foundation donated PLN 5,000 to the Sławek Foundation to help publish a book for kids whose parents are in prison - “What is Behind the Wall?" by Karolina Lijklema. For more information about the book please see the Sławek Foundation.
Duval Foundation contributed to the winter holiday of youth. Seven young tourists and their carer received return tickets, accommodation in youth shelters and board. We also bought climbing sticks. The successful adventure in the Bieszczady mountains was organised by the Warsaw Social Workers.
The volunteers of Duval Foundation, Linda Sztyller and Malena Kowalska, resolved to devote more time to the Foundation this year, therefore they chose four Child Orphanages in Tarnów for donating Christmas gifts. These were „Przyjazny Dom”, „Słoneczny Dom”, „Pogotowie Opiekuńcze” and J. Korczak Centre, totalling 90 kids and youth. In one of the Centres, youth asked for one joint [...]
This is not the first time Duval Foundation supported gifted kids which joyfully attend the Drawing Classes in the Public Lower-Secondary School in Trzebieszów. With our helping hand, the kids now have a collection of drawing sets to work and develop their talents.
The County Children’s Orphanage in Frombork needed a new washing machine, bedding sets and towels for Kids. Duval Foundation helped meet this need and donated a new washing machine and colourful bedding and towel sets matching the Kids’ age and interests.
As promised, Duval Foundation met the needs of almost 40 Kids of the Child and Family Assistance Centre in Góra Włodowska, buying full school kits (backpacks, pencil cases, exercise books and other school items).