News 2012

30/12/2012Watch volume 4 of our documentary series

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In the fourth episode of the documentary series "Growing Up in Malawi" we encounter various surprises: In Mbweto, the kitchen is now in full use. The nearby source of water, however, has dried up, so the women must go far to fetch water. And, in Thundu, the childcare center is yet to open and ...
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19/12/2012San education initiative in Botswana

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The Roger Federer Foundation has started a new engagement in Botswana in order to provide quality und cultural sensitive education in 15 kindergardens in areas populated by San people. For more detailed information have a look at our program website.

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28/11/2012Start of the second phase for the Matopo program

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As a firm principle, the Roger Federer Foundation is searching for long-term partnerships. We are therefore proud to reach a second program phase with our local partner Emfuleni Trust in the Matopo region in the South of Zimbabwe. We are even able to scal-up the previously ...
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15/11/2012Fans4Roger shows its solidarity

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The Roger Federer Foundation is very grateful for the loyal support of Rogers fans. At the Swiss Indoors Roger received a very high appreciated donation and check from two members of the fan club committee Fans4Roger, Bettina Müller and Silvia Jockel. Roger's fans are not only of inestimable ...
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09/11/2012A third partnership in Switzerland

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After having assessed over a longer period many different options for a third partnership in Switzerland, we finally found the perfect match to our program. The Roger Federer Foundation is joining the efforts of a:primo and its early childhood development initiative schritt:weise and will ...
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01/11/2012Scaling up of the ECD-initiative in South Africa

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Due to the good results of the last two years it makes us proudly to be able to scale up our engagement in Limpopo Province, South Africa and to take 25 additional crèches on board of our program with our local partner READ Educational Trust. The expanded initiative starts by November 1, 2012 and ...
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24/10/2012Roger Federer Foundation accepts ATP charity grant

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Roger Federer accepted a €10,000 ATP ACES For Charity grant for the Roger Federer Foundation during his hometown tournament, the Swiss Indoors Basel. “It was very much appreciated, any size of donation to our Foundation,” he said. “It’s a big number and we thank the ATP very much.”The ATP ...
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30/08/2012New episode of our documentary series on our ECCE initiative in Malawi

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The third episode of the documentary series "Growing Up in Malawi" shows that the construction of the day care center in Thundu has made good progress in recent months. But there's also some less positive news: there was a bad harvest in Mbwetu, and the problem of feeding the children in the ...
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15/05/2012Documentary Series growing up in Malawi Episode 2

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Watch the second volume of the documentary series on our initiative in Malawi. The infrastructure of the day care center in Mbwetu has been improved significantly in recent months. It was also filled with new toys. Things have been a little more difficult in Thundu. The rainy season delayed construction ...
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30/04/2012Expansion of our engagement in South Africa

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The Roger Federer Foundation is proud to welcome Penreach as a new partner. The South African NGO is a very experienced organization in increasing the quality of education in primary schools and preschools. We are looking forward to our joint efforts to support eight schools and seven ...
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27/03/2012Annual Report 2011

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10/01/2012ATP ACES For Charity Grant for the Roger Federer Foundation

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The Roger Federer Foundation was selected as recipient organization of the ATP ACES For Charity grant programme for 2012. A grant of EUR 10,000 was awarded by the ATP to our community school program in Zambia. The ATP ACES For Charity programme, launched in 2011, is a global initiative aimed at giving ...
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03/01/2012Documentary Series on the ECCE initiative in Malawi

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The Roger Federer Foundation is involved in early childhood education projects in Malawi. In a documentary series, Credits Suisse provides as the major donor of this initiative regular updates on three of the children and other aspects, including how the initiative is progressing. The series will feature ...
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