10 000 € for the professional oven of the Stëmm vun der Strooss
On President’s, Marie-Jeanne Brauch initiative, 9 representatives from the Kolping Organisation have shown their interest to the various activities of Stëmm vun der Strooss. During their visit the members of Kolping ONG have presented a cheque of 10.000€ to the director Alexandra Oxacelay. Alexandra Oxacelay explained that the cheque would be used to finance a part of the new professional oven of the kitchen of the social restaurant situated at 7 rue de la Fonderie. The visit ended with a lunch in the presence of the vice-president of the Stëmm vun der Strooss, André Theisen.
Kolping is a NGO whose majority of projects are cofinanced by the Ministère de la Coopération au Développement. Their actions mainly focus on professional training, literacy, health, family and agriculture. The revenues generated by the collection of clothes allow the NGO to finance 2/3 of their projects in Luxemburg and 1/3 is aimed to their partners abroad.