Washo Adventsspenden 2023 - washo.ch

Washo Advent campaign - we donate CHF 500 every day

During Advent, Washo donates CHF 500 every day to social and sustainable projects in Switzerland and abroad. Here you can find an overview of our current donations.

Are you involved in social or sustainable projects yourself? You are welcome to recommendyour favorite charity to here.

Donation from Tuesday, December 5

Glückspilz charity association in Alpnach

Our Advent donation today goes to the charity Glückspilz in Alpnach. The association is committed to helping people who have not had as much luck in life as we have. The association organizes varied leisure and vacation activities for people with disabilities in Switzerland. All members of the association work on a purely voluntary basis and all money goes directly to those affected.

Wohltätigkeitsverein Glückspilz Alpnach

Donation from Monday, December 4, 2023

Quy Nhon social farm, Vietnam

Our Advent donation today goes to the Quy Nhon social farm in Vietnam. The aid initiative led by Ms. Nga Nguyen has been caring for disadvantaged and disabled children and young people for many years. To date, over 1700 disabled children and young people have been successfully prepared for a future worth living and have experienced joy and prospects for the future thanks to this private initiative.

Sozialfarm Quy Nhon Vietnam

Donation from Sunday, December 3

KYMA sea conservation & research

Our Advent donation today goes to the Swiss marine conservation organization KYMA sea conservation & research. KYMA is working to protect marine animals and their habitat with a research project in the Mediterranean. The association also initiates conservation measures by launching campaigns and carrying out educational and awareness-raising work. KYMA highlights ecological connections and networks and communicates consumer and value attitudes in order to deeply anchor the protection of the oceans on land.

KYMA sea conservation and research

Donation from Saturday, December 2, 2023

CHF 500.- / Sourirs pour le Togo, Tägerwilen

Our donation today goes to the non-profit association "Des sourires pour le Togo". This young association from eastern Switzerland is committed to helping children in Togo and implements projects in the areas of education, water supply and health.

All members of the association work on a voluntary basis and 100% of the donations go where the money is really needed.

Sourires pour le Togo

Donation from Friday, December 1, 2023

CHF 500.- / Tree-Nation

Our Advent donation today goes to the non-profit organization "tree-nation". Tree-nation coordinates reforestation projects around the world.

Washo plants a tree for every pack sold and to date has over 800,000 trees in the Washo forest. You can find more information about Washo's reforestation projects here.

tree-nation Spende

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Advent donations preview

There are still a few places left in the donation calendar!

Are you committed to social or sustainable causes yourself? You are welcome to recommend your favorite charity here.

Wednesday, December 6, 2023

Eden Reforestation Projects

Our Advent donation today goes to Eden Projects. The non-profit organization reforests trees worldwide. In doing so, the organization makes an important contribution to stopping climate change.

The organization also creates important jobs in less privileged regions of the world through reforestation. A particular focus in reforestation is on biodiversity and landscape development. It also supports local communities and provides important development cooperation.

Eden Projects

Thursday, December 7, 2023

Clinic Nepal

The charity for today's CHF 500 Advent donation was recommended by the Washo community and Washo customer Tony Schaller. Tony has been committed to helping the local population in Nepal for a long time and also supports the charitable Clinic Nepal there.

We are delighted to support charitable projects on the recommendation of our community. You can make recommendations here here.

Friday, December 8, 2023

Association for church street work, Lucerne

The charitable organization for today's CHF 500 Advent donation was recommended by the Washo community.

"So that people from the streets are not left on the street". With this mission, the Lucerne's church street work association helps people affected by addiction and poverty in central Switzerland. In Lucerne, the organization is also known for running the GasseChuchi, thereby taking on an important social task.

We are delighted to support charitable projects on the recommendation of our community. You can make recommendations here here.

Lucerne Association for Church Street Work

Saturday, December 9, 2023

Animal welfare helpers

The non-profit organization for today's CHF 500 Advent donation was recommended by the Washo community.

The Swiss association Tierschutz Helfer is committed to animal welfare in Switzerland and supports sanctuaries and sanctuaries of mercy with work assignments, administrative work and financial aid.

We are extremely pleased to support charitable projects on the recommendation of our community. You can make recommendations here submit.

Animal Welfare Helpers Association

Sunday, December 10, 2023

Camaquito Cuba

The aid organization for today's CHF 500 Advent donation was personally recommended by the Washo community and initiator Mark Kuster. For over 20 years, the aid organization Camquito children, teenagers and young adults in Cuba.

We are delighted to support charitable projects on the recommendation of our community. You can make recommendations here submit.

Camaquito Cuba

Monday, December 11, 2023

MYBLUEPLANET

The organization for today's CHF 500 Advent donation was recommended by the Washo community.

The organization MYBLUEPLANET is committed to a climate-friendly tomorrow. With innovative solutions, they want to encourage people in Switzerland to live in a climate-friendly way. "We show on a small scale what is feasible on a large scale" - the organization thus serves as an important role model.

We are extremely pleased to support charitable projects on the recommendation of our community. You can make recommendations here submit.

MYBLUEPLANET

Tuesday, December 12, 2023

Sozialwerk Pfarrer Sieber (SWS), Zurich

The charity for today's CHF 500 Advent donation was recommended by the Washo community.

"Shelter and warmth for people without a home" - this is the aim of the Sozialwerk Pfarrer Sieber and is therefore an important institution in Switzerland and a beacon of hope for people on the margins of society.

The Sozialwerke are involved in street work, emergency shelters, social counseling and welcome everyone at the drop-in centers.

We are delighted to support charitable projects on the recommendation of our community. You can make recommendations here here.

Sozialwerk Pfarrer Sieber

Wednesday, December 13, 2023

Le Caré

The charity for today's CHF 500 Advent donation was recommended by the Washo community.

CARÉ is an emergency day reception center in Geneva. It helps people with material and emotional difficulties in emergency situations.

Your living space is created for exchange and encounters and a team of volunteers takes care of a wide range of basic needs. The name CARÉ is derived from "Caritas - Welcome - Meet - Exchange".

We are delighted to support charitable projects on the recommendation of our community. You can make recommendations here submit.

LeCaré

Thursday, December 14, 2023

Project Ukunda, Kenya

The relief organization for today's CHF 500 Advent donation is a special concern of the Washo team. The Ukunda school project was founded almost 20 years ago by a very early Washo customer and Washo ambassador. She took an interest in our sustainability campaign very early on and supported it.

The school project in Kenya arranges school sponsorships in Kenya and has been instrumental in setting up a local school for around 480 children. The association members work on a voluntary basis and 100% of the donations are used in Kenya for children in need and the Swikunda school.

The idea of helping is based on the African proverb:

"Many little people doing many little things in many little places could change the face of the world"

Ukunda Schulprojekt Kenya

Friday, December 15, 2023

Theodora Foundation

We are extremely pleased to support charitable projects on the recommendation of our community. You can make recommendations here submit.

"Laughter and dreams for our children in hospital"

The Theodora Foundation Foundation organizes and finances weekly visits by professional artists - the Dream Doctors - to hospitals and specialized institutions.

During each visit, the Dream Doctors open a window to the imagination for the young patients by spontaneously responding to their individual needs. The children thus find their way back into their world of laughter and play, sometimes with the help of their parents.

Theodora Foundation

Saturday, December 16, 2023

Network Diaspora

The charity for today's CHF 500 Advent donation was recommended by the Washo Community.

The aid organization Network Diaspora works in Africa with local partners to give those in need a perspective on life. The projects are run by local people on site.

Network Diaspora projects have often opened up opportunities, prospects and a future for poor people. Helping people to help themselves is a guiding principle of the organization and we are grateful to have heard about the Washo Community.

Network Diaspora

Monday, December 17, 2023

Children with rare diseases

We are extremely pleased to support charitable projects on the recommendation of our community. You can make recommendations here submit.