After the successful fundraising gala of last year, the Foundation IT4Kids also organizes a gala this year.”The goal is to ask for the 400 thousand kids in the Netherlands who can not play for financial reasons.” With the help of donations from the gala, we want to help these children, “said chairman of IT4Kids Mirjam Roos. on Saturday 28 October at Hotel van Oranje in Noordwijk with the theme: Diamonds.
Gordon: “I’m honored to be able to put myself in this way for children. I never thought that my old Smartphone or computer could offer so much social value. Together with IT4Kids, we’re getting that bit of awareness among people and create companies “.
“The IT4Kids Foundation is committed to children who, for financial reasons, can not get sports, still get moving. There are 400,000 in the Netherlands,” explains Roos. “We see sport as an important tool for children to fit to stay and to respect important values as respect, cooperation and trust. Revenue is derived from donated residual amounts of used IT equipment, free donations and our beautiful gala since last year, “says Roos. In 2016, a total of € 219,000 was collected with the gala. ” We hope to surpass last year’s returns and get more kids to sport ”.
This year again, the foundation is getting well. The evening is hosted by Gordon. There are also unique auction items available, such as a fully-fledged Ibizatrip, a circuit day at Zandvoort with Max Verstappen and chef Klaas van Winsen at home. “We expect around 390 guests, consisting of business relationships, donors, partners, customers and top athletes, including a delicious three course dinner and an evening of exciting entertainment,” said Roos. The fundraising activities consist of More from the table sale, a lottery and auction.