Women

In every economy women have lower perceptions of their capabilities, showcasing the enormous opportunity for an enabling environment, which would boost entrepreneurial activity rates. Foundational to this environment are access to healthcare, education, land rights and affordable childcare.

Just as critical are role models and mentors.

At LadiesLending, we support projects to help women achieve their full economic potential.

 

 

Children

We also support several projects to help children, like the research and fight against brain stem cancer. Brain stem cancer is rare, affecting just 1 in 250,000 children, and its rarity means that it is not interesting for the pharmaceutical industry to support scientific research into the disease. Unfortunately this means that in the Netherlands, every two to three weeks a child dies due to brain stem cancer.  In the US, almost every day a child dies due to DIPG.

We are proud to support:

 

 

 

 

Ride for A Lifetime
Two Dutch fathers, living in Finland who have lost their child to cancer will be making a trip by Cargo Bike from Holland to Finland. The profit they collect from sponsors or donations will go entirely to these 2 foundations.
They’ll leave 28.6.14 from Zoetermeer, Hollamd and hopefully arrive 12.7.14 in Helsinki, Finland.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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