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€ 500 for Stëmm vun der Strooss a.s.b.l., donated by Fraen a Mammen Foussbann

The 22nd of March, during their traditional general assembly, the section of Fraen a Mammen Differdange-Fousbann welcomed Alexandra Oxacelay, director of Stëmm vun der Strooss. The President Netty Kuffer presented a check for € 500, pointing out, that the money was the result of the many events organized by all the members of the Differdange-Foussbann section during the previous year. With the winter action ending on March 31st, the Stëmm vun der Strooss responds, as it was the case in November, to the increasing and the massive amounts of disadvantaged people who come for lunch in its social restaurants located in Hollerich and Esch-sur-Alzette. Donations, which are tax-deductible, can be deposited into the account of the non-profit organization Stëmm vun der Strooss LU63 0019 2100 0888 3000 with the BCEE.

Who are we?

Founded in 1996, the Stëmm vun der Stross (which literally translates to ‘Voice of the Street’) encourages the social and professional integration of underprivileged but also discriminated individuals. Appointed and concerted by the health minister, the non-profit association collaborates with the Luxembourgish Red Cross. The headquarters are located in the capital city, Luxembourg. In 2004, the city of Esch-sur-Alzette additionally offered premises, which enabled the establishment of a second restaurant. Furthermore, the workshop for social reintegration called Schweesdreps is also located in the second-largest city of Luxembourg. During the year of 2014, the Stëmm vun der Stross was able to open new branches in Hollerich, Schoenfels, Tétange and Belvaux. The association mainly supports people who are homeless, unemployed, living on a minimum wage, ex-criminals, asylum seekers, immigrants and people who suffer from addictions such as alcoholism, drugs and medication.

We work for the social and professional integration of the disadvantaged people.

In 2015 Stemm vun der Stross enabled:

  • 45 722 served meals in the social restaurant of Hollerich and 27 524 served meals in the second premise in Esch-sur-Alzette, which is a total of 73 246 served meals;
  • 148 tons of free redistributed food products;
  • 526 medical consultations;
  • 270 individuals who are coached in our workshops of professional reintegration;
  • 29 re-accommodated individuals within the activity and offered service of Immo Stëmm;

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Testimonials

‘I had come to join the Stëmm through another friend. I had been working for a bank most of my life and told myself that I would want to do something different in my retirement, mainly as a volunteer. All my colleagues have been skeptical towards my work at the Stëmm. My loved ones, however, have been very supportive. The first time I started here, I did not know how people would react. I thought that they might be aggressive. But that was not the case at all. Nobody really knew my role. ‘Oh hey, the new guy!’’ Nobody knew that I was in fact a volunteer. Now, I have simply become one of them.’
Nico, 67

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