skate-aid

Supported projects in Europe


Albania

Prrenjas,
Peace Corps

Jason Steelman is based in Prrenjas with the Peace Corps. Every evening after the English lesson he offers skateboard classes. skate-aid supports the project with hardware and know-how.

 

Germany

Dortmund,
RuhrGames, Treffpunkt Stollenpark

The northern area of Dortmund, the so called “Nordstadt”, which is often stigmatized by the media as ghetto or slum, has to solve many problems. Nevertheless or even because of this situation, Kids in this part of the town must have the chance to get a perspective.

Germany

Münster

In Münster skate-aid realizes projects. From Youth work, integration through skateboarding or "skating instead of Ritalin" etc.

 

Germany

Cologne,
Glashütte

Cologne Pforz is known to be one of the areas with a enormous need of youth work. The neighborhood is characterized by a high unemployment rate. The youth center Glashütte offers the kids a stable environment.

 

Germany

Datteln,
Vestische Kinder- & Jugendklinik

skate-aid supports the children hospital  "Vestische Kinder- und Jugendklinik" in Datteln with the construction of a skate bowl. It gives the little patients some fun to the often sad daily routine of a clinic.

 

Germany

Munich,
ACROSS THE BOaRDERS

The project in Munich is directed especially towards refugee kids. Their daily life is characterized by a massive confrontation with unknown cultural standarts and a strange language.