The International Women`s Club ( IWC ) – Sofia has been sponsoring the PINK foundation for three years now. In 2014 the IWC supported the renovation and furnishing projects of the PINK house in Tran, which is a main office and day center for after school activities in Tran. The value of the project amounts to 3625 leva.
Also in 2014, the IWC donated 1 television and 4 computers valued at 2 616 lev, which are used regularly in the PINK house during the Cinemania Club and the Computer course.
In 1015 the IWC supported the `Project for support of the PINK room` in Pernik. 5400 lev were donated for purchasing materials and equipment for the following courses:
-Art workshop, English language, Table Tennis, Cinemania, Jewelry making , Decoupage and Quilling.
In 2016 the IWC approved and sponsored 2 projects of PINK:
-4000 lev for the `Young Carpenter` course in Peshtera, Pernik and Tran.
-2600 lev for materials and equipment of the PINK project in Peshtera ( 1000 lev for arts and crafts materials, 950 lev for sports equipment, 500 lev for jewelry making classes and 150 lev for English language classes materials).
In 2016 the IWC also donated 1 dehumidifier and 1 DVD player to the PINK house in Tran.
In the past 2 years the IWC allowed PINK to participate in the Christmas Bazaar which is held in Inter Expo Center – Sofia in December 2014 and 2015. During these bazaars the Foundation had the opportunity to sell hand-made jewelry, post cards and souvenirs, all hand crafted by the children participating in the courses and clubs organized by PINK. The revenue from these bazaars is 729, 48 lev in 2014, and 700 lev in 2015.
Besides the mentioned projects and donations, a group of members of the IWC also visited the PINK house two times in the past two years.
Approved projects from the charity foundation of IWC – Sofia for 2017
This year the IWC approved two of the PINK foundation projects and made donations for supporting them. A donation for the amount of 2160 leva was made, designated for the support of Project for cooking lessons for youth age 16-18 years old in the town of Tran. The other one is a donation for the amount of 4800 leva, designated for the support of the activities for a manicure and pedicure course for 8 children for 5 months in the town of Pernik.
This is the fourth consecutive year in which the IWC sponsors the PINK foundation. IWC is one of our biggest sponsors and we are very greatful for their support and trust in our projects. For more information about the charity foundation IWC you can see on their website : https://iwc-sofia.org/