News 2013

23/12/201310 Years Roger Federer Foundation

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Today is a really special day for us: it is precisely ten years ago that we started the Roger Federer Foundation. Thank you so much for all your support! A Video message from Roger is available on our multimedia page.

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21/12/2013Roger visits early learning program in Switzerland

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Roger visited a:primo in Pratteln, our early learning partner in Switzerland, during this fall. He participated in a group meeting with parents and was actively involved in play and crafts with the kids. The objective of the program is that parents are coached primarily at home during 18 months, ...
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27/11/2013Generous donation by the 100WHF Gala in Geneva

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100Women Hedge fund is a global association of around 12.000 women working in the finance industry. The non for profit organization held its 6th Annual Geneva Gala on 27 November at the Hotel President Wilson, and raised over CHF 360,000 in gross proceeds at the Gala and through other fundraising ...
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15/11/2013Scaling-up of our early childhood education initiative in Malawi

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November 2013, the early childhood education initiative which has been started in May 2011, has been substantially enlarged and the budget doubled. Around the already established Model-CBCCs an average of five so called Satellite-CBCCs will be integrated in all the trainings and advocacy campaigns. This ...
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01/11/2013New info-charts for your information

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Please check three new charts on our website. It is our motivation to assess carefully the situation and learn constantly about the region in which we are active with our projects. With the charts about primary education drop-outs, repetition rates rate and major diseases as a consequence of limited ...
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15/10/2013Roger meets children supported by Winterhilfe

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Roger visited the LINDT Chocolateria in Kilchberg close to Zurich today where he enjoyed the opportunity to make an own chocolate creation together with a group of children.  In 2011, the Roger Federer Foundation and Lindt & Sprüngli committed to supporting a special programme of Winter Aid ...
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01/10/2013Primary Education initiative in South Africa

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Since 2010 we are active in the field of early childhood care and education in the Province of Limpopo, South Africa. In order to garantee our children after their fruitful time in the preschool a adequate quality of of education in the feeding primary schools we started a coaching program for ...
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01/10/2013Welcome to our new Senior Education Officer

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We are very pleased to welcome a new member to our staff, Henriette Eppenberger. She complements our know-how as Senior Education Officer and strenghtens our efforts in knowledge management. Henriette worked for various non-Profit organizations as well as for the Ministery of Foreign Affairs in Switzerland ...
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01/09/2013New partnership in Zambia

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The Roger Federer Foundation expands its engagement in Zambia and is starting a new partnership with the Zambian non-profit organisation ROCS. The objective of the program is the improvement of the education quality at 60 community schools and ECD centers. More information you may find on the respective ...
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15/07/2013Watch the fifth volume of our documentary series

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After 18 months of construction and four episodes of the documentary series "Growing Up in Malawi," the wait is over: Thundu's first day care center is ready to open. The fifth episode of the series shows not only that the residents of the village are thrilled with the center, but also that ...
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17/04/2013Annual Report 2012

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The new annual report of 2012 is now available on our homepage. Have a look at our achievements and failures in the past year and share with us an exciting journey.

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19/02/2013Roger visits project in South Africa

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In February 2013 Roger, in his capacity as President of the Roger Federer Foundation, and his mother Lynette visited the Hlukani and Govhu crèches in the Limpopo Province of South Africa. They were given a warm reception by the children, parents, caregivers and official representatives from various ...
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