We proudly work annually with our 3 Founding partners. Additionally, 13 companies have partnered with Curaçao Cares to implement customized volunteer projects. And over 87 companies have participated in a Curaçao Cares project or event!
Allow us to support you with developing and implementing tailor-made corporate volunteering projects — including different hands-on and/or pro-bono corporate projects— and support you with maximizing your Corporate Responsibility (CR) policy. We have a broad network of community partners, know how to organize meaningful service opportunities that match your business goals, the interests of your employees and the needs of the community.
In assisting you with accomplishing your mission of greater community engagement, we also realize our vision of getting the community as a whole involved. It is through partnership and collective effort that we can continue to motivate and engage people to serve their community.
In 2013 Bearingpoint Caribbean (BE) organized its first ever Autumn Camp! The goal of this skills camp was to have an impact on young people's lives by offering them opportunities to learn, to discover talents and to be exposed to new and stimulating environments and experiences. Curaçao Cares invited Fundashon Kompa Nanzi's leerinstituut Klimop to participate with a selection of children between the ages of 12 and 15 years old.Read more
On November 23rd, 2013 Giro Cares volunteers hosted a clothing drive and collected over 30000 gently-used second hand or new clothing items.Over the course of two weeks hundreds of volunteers clocked many volunteer hours to help set-up a holiday thrift store. Knowing that many families and children in foster homes would not have the means to visit a store before the holidays, Girobank N.V. opened up a stunning pop-up thrift store just for them!Read more
During EY's 65th anniversary year, EY reaffirmed their commitment to their community by encouraging all employees to lend a helping hand and give 65+hours volunteering. Teams of employees signed up to complete 5 unique projects with organizations that serve people with limitations, eldery, children and families in need.Read more
For the Holland America Line of cruises, giving back is truly part of their corporate culture. Curaçao Cares was approached to assist in connecting the ship with social organizations on the island.Read more
Curaçao Cares created a fun-filled visual arts education program in partnership with Maduro & Curiel's Bank. The mission: to encourage the circa 90 special education students of the Van Houte School (in Brievengat) to look at their surroundings from a different perspective. They participated in a number of photography classes, excursions and mixed media classes. MCB volunteers guided the students throughout the project, with assistance of local artist Giovani Zanolino.Read more
The Public Prosecutor Curaçao office (Openbare Ministerie - OM) rolled up its sleeves in a volunteer project where the staff of the OM gave a colorful 'make over' to three pavilions of the juvenile institution (Justitiële Jeugd Inrichting Curaçao - J.J.I.C.), formerly known as the G.O.G. The 3 recreational areas and halls were also decorated with bookshelves and filled with a new collection of books and magazines.Read more
Right before the Christmas holidays, Deloitte employees invited 55 children of Stichting Shimaruku Curacao to join them for a afternoon of fun games, snacks, music and gift giving. Each child received a gift carefully chosen and purchased by an Deloitte Curaçao employees. For the 2nd year, the office was filled with laughter, smiles and Holiday joy.Read more
JetBlue donated hundreds of books in several languages to 3 schools in Curaçao to celebrate their inaugural flight and to empower literacy and language education. "At JetBlue, we're not just committed to air travel. We recognize our responsibility to the world — to better the lives of our customers, our crewmembers and the communities we serve, and to inspire others to do the same."Read more
When we think about helping others and caring about our community, we think about Curaçao Cares, our partner in helping us 'Build a better working world'. Together with them, we have made a difference in others' lives and we have put many smiles on so many faces time and time again. It's so joyful seeing children smile. Much of this would not have been possible, without the helping hands of Curaçao Cares. Through the years working with them, they have shown to be a committed and valued partner, a friendly, awesome and devoted team that is always there to help us give back and to keep 'Building a better working world'. Thank you Curaçao Cares. We look forward to a continued successful partnership; let's keep Caring!EYCares committee, EY
"Curaçao Cares, is the first Social Entrepreneurship Company that really has achieved to get the private sector as well as part of the population aware of the need for change, the need to help and follow up with actions that actually have nothing to do with money."Caribbean Change Award survey respondent
This will be our third year working together with Curaçao Cares. We work closely together during the Curaçao Clean Up. They literally know how to get people moving to better our community in certain areas. They deliver on what they promise; they are hands-on, creative and try to go the extra mile above the client's expectations. I look forward to many more years of partnership!Myrthe Verhulst, Coca-Cola, Curaçao Beverage Bottling Company
Curaçao Cares is a not-for-profit organization largely supported by the generosity of individuals, corporate partners and foundations to meet our mission. Every donation will go a long way to securing that more community partners across sectors can benefit from a multitude of services at no cost and that thousands of Curaçaoans can be mobilized in volunteer service.
Become our partner:
You help us expand our programs and you contribute to indispensable aspects of our work such as research, trainings, project development and capacity building.
As a strategic partner you make our events, programs and signature projects such as International Volunteer Day, Desaroyo NGO, and others possible.
Your support keeps our volunteer orientations and year-round volunteer projects calendar going and growing, so NGO's can promote their projects and meet hands-on and skilled volunteers.
You help us spread the word and reach volunteers through innovative and effective communication materials and help us to acquire project items such as books, games, school supplies but also small Thank-you's to volunteers!
Your gift will keep on giving, in more ways then one! By joining the influencer's circle you support us by donating Fl. 1000,- to our work and you commit to getting another influencer on board to also donate that amount.
As project experts, we make it easy for your company team to volunteer by managing the entire process; from project conceptualization, communication to onsite project assistance. Curaçao Cares can customize corporate projects on a donation-for-service basis. Leave it all in our hands!
Donate expertise, time or goods towards continuation of our services. There are many opportunities, for example: audited financial reporting, consulting, graphic design, film production, photography, event space, food and beverage costs, discount plans and gifts for volunteers.
Together we can change the face of our community, empower thousands of people (volunteers) to become problem solvers and create stronger social organizations!
Curaçao Cares has been in great company since the start! Our Founding partners played a key role in the establishment of Curaçao Cares, and are committed to seeing their own community engagement program through.
We are grateful to these companies for their generous support.