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Donate your tent to “The Jungle”

Three students from Breda traveled to Calais to experience the desperate struggle that the 3000 refugees of refugee camp “The Jungle” face everyday. For these people tents and sleeping bags are their most valuable assets, whereas many festivalgoers thoughtlessly leave this stuff behind after a weekend partying at their favorite festival. We partnered up with...
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Sunday Inspiration: The Smog Free Tower

Air pollution is a serious problem in high-density cities. In some cities, the pollution is visible. In others, pollution and smog may be invisible, but the risk for our health is very real. To fight this problem, Daan Roosegaarde invented the Smog Free Tower, the largest air purifier in the world. The Smog Free tower...
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VISITING THE FOOD BANK IN AMSTERDAM

Did you know that in the Netherlands over one million people live under the poverty line? From year to year poverty in Holland is still expanding. The number of people who relied on the food bank grew with 11 percent in 2014 and every day ten thousands of kids go to school with an empty...
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Thanks for your sleeping bag!

Last week 10,000 HOURS traveled south to visit Solar Weekend and to collect sleeping bags for the homeless. During the winter months the homeless shelters are fully packed and unfortunately, there is not enough room to keep everyone warm. As a solution to this problem, fashion designer Bas Timmer came up with the idea to...
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VOLUNTEER NOW, AND PARTY WITH US ON AUGUST 30TH

Just like 10,000 HOURS, Mysteryland is truly committed to a better future. Therefore, we have a little surprise for you. Register before August the 18th for five hours of volunteer work at Nederland Cares and Mysteryland will invite you to party with them at their festival on Sunday the 30th of August.   VOLUNTEER AT...
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