Face of winter is a charity campaign aimed at creating awareness on social issues, with a focus on homelessness during the winter season. it is a campaign created for all disadvanatged people. Often when people go through a phase of darkness they experience a period of coldness and anxiety The name ’’Face of winter’’ is a metaphor used in describing the emotions or moments of the disadvantaged individual going through a phase of storms, challenges and anxieties.
Face of winter Netherlands aims to inspire, motivate and educate the people it serve through it annual event dubbed ’’ THE FACE OF WINTER NETHERLANDS’’ where a face is chosen to represent the disadvantaged individual by bringing on board life changing ideas and campaigns that will ultimately touch the lives that we serve. We design our own educational programmes which focuses on the long term wellbeing of the people we serve.
Face of winter Netherlands is dedicated to creating a comfortable and peaceful environment for the individual who feels lost and hopeless. With the believe in a safe and happy world, our mission is to contribute positively to the welfare of the individual who feels helpless and voiceless thereby creating a long term solution to his or her challenges.
This event ‘Face of Winter’ aims at preventing Homelessness, and the many challenges the individual encounter by empowering the victims with a strong desire to tear asunder the vicious cycle of hopelessness and providing complementary support to the Government’s efforts and also other Non governmental organisations in creating a self-sustaining populace thereby reducing the overarching problems of social issues in our community.
THE OBJECTIVES OF FACE OF WINTER NETHERLANDS
To relieve violence, combat helplessness and alleviate homelessness regardless of race, gender, creed or political convictions;
To give proper attention to the victims, help victims find shelters and Vocational Centres.
To research the causes of Homelessness and to work as an international partnership with other Organisations to developing measures to solve the problem of homelessness and other challenges of the less privileged.