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If you happened to pass through the town on 11th June, purposefully or not, you might have been be surprised or delighted by meeting a clown. There were six of them and they were ready to entertain children and spread joy to those that are sad, just as they have been…
15 June 2022
Our project ‘Open Your Heart, Donate a Book‘ reminded us again that children like books. This goes for Slovak kids as well as those from Ukraine. In cooperation with our partners, we are securing printing of books in Ukrainian language. You can download the books yourselves, print it and deliver it…
29 March 2022
Before our clowns appear at the Day with Dr. Clown event in June on the Štúr Square in Trenčín, they will meet children from Ukraine and attempt to make them smile. They will travel to places, where their acting and long term performing experience might help to ease tension, bring…
14 March 2022
The anniversary of the Foundation is fast approaching. The real „date of birth“ is 8th December, we wanted to celebrate it in November, and in the end, we will meet in June. This is the times that our anniversary has fallen on. Disordered and chaotic. We are one year wiser…
29 November 2020
Do you know how old the Trenčín Foundation is? In October 2019, we asked the question for the first time, and we are posing it again. The correct answer is twenty, which is the same as the amount you will be donating to community projects in 2021, if you decide…
10 October 2020
The Trenčín Foundation had the pleasure of spending the Wednesday of August 12th in the nice environment of the HOSS Sport Center in Trenčín and in the pleasant company of our friends from Netherlands Dennis, Sonja and René Stenfert, his excellency Henk Cor van der Kwast, vice-mayor Patrik Žák, directors of…
13 August 2020
Our Dutch friends, who were at the beginning of the Dr. Clown foundation fund and contributed greatly to its formation will visit Trenčín. Once again, they decided to help, even in these complicated times. Apart from their financial contribution, they will also bring to Slovakia medical supplies, toys, handmade sets…
23 July 2020
Our next invitation for the Soup of Joy is once again to Kebabizňa on Sládkovičová 3 in Trenčín. Friday 14th February from 11am to 2pm, we will be directing our help to a family from Trenčianske Teplice. Their story will be made known to you at the event.
07 February 2020
Once again, the rain did not spear the Bazaar. It was however kind to us, perhaps because our guardian angel dressed as Chalie Chaplin and the clown have spend most of the day with us in the tent. We have received a symbolic sum of 2020 euro for the donated objects,…
28 December 2019
The family of Zemančič lives on the outskirts of Drietoma in modest conditions. The youngest son Vladko is 26 years old and his health condition prevents him from leading a normal childhood outside his family surroundings. Kind donors provided a fridge and a financial gift for the family.
28 December 2019
The books from the fifteenth year of Open your Heart, Donate a Book are sold out and have already been donated. We met the children from twenty kindergartens and primary schools from Trenčín on Tuesday 17th December in the cosy atmosphere of the Michal Rešetka Public Library in Trenčín in the…
23 December 2019
Who does not like a good soup? There is nothing more symbolic, than the connection between a warm soup, Christmas and joy. We invite you to the Soup of Joy on 13th December from 11am to 2pm in Kebabizňa on the Sládkovičova Street number 3 in Trenčín. Switch your regular lunch in…
07 December 2019