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Dutch industry raises $17,500 for education


More than 100 professionals from the Dutch financial alternatives community came together to show their support for the fund raising initiative of the Alternatives 4 Children Foundation. During this network event the foundation raised more than $17,500 for better education of children in Timbuktu and Bangalore.

This support will enable Alternatives 4 Children to contribute to the running costs of two small projects: the Edelweiss school in a slum in Bangalore, India; and the Scarab school in a small village outside Timbuktu, Mali.

The 118 children who attend these two schools will be able – due to the