Hamburg in October 2021
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Dear steps friends,
I would like to cordially invite you to an evening in which I am part of the lecture series "Start-up 50plus" in the KörberForum as a sponsor of education in Africa.

What is it about?

At the age of 58 I founded the steps for children foundation. It has been supporting the education of children in Namibia and Zimbabwe since 2006 and helps people to help themselves with workshops and vegetable growing.
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During the ongoing corona pandemic, the families' sources of income have collapsed and the food situation of the population is catastrophic. In conversation with Prof. Dr. Matthew Rompel, Head of Department Southern Africa at the German Society for International Cooperation, is about the following questions:
  • What can a Individual in developmenttogetherachieve work?
  • Who entrepreneurially can a development project in Namibia be carried out?
  • And what motivates older people with a fresh start to change the world?

When does it take place?

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at 19.00 p.m.

Where does it take place?

Körber Forum - Kehrwieder 12 in 20457 Hamburg

>> Here you can register directly!

This event takes place according to the 2G rule, so a recovery or vaccination certificate is required to participate. If you are not in Hamburg or cannot take part in the face-to-face event for other reasons: Here is the >> LIVESTREAM

I look forward to meeting one or the other of you in the audience and wish you an interesting evening in the KörberForum.
Michael Hoppe


Young vegetables save lives

Here you can find out why us Planting peppers in Namibia and how you can support the steps for children foundation's social projects with these vegetables. With your donation of 11 € you will plant a pepper plant on an area of ​​approx. 30 cm² in Ongombombonde near Okakarara, Namibia. Your peppers will be sown beforehand and in ...

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Young vegetables save lives

What is special about this promotion?

Find two friends who would also be willing to take responsibility for a pepper plant. Your two friends will then find two more friends who are convinced of our idea and will each take over
11 € a pepper plant. The more people find out about this, the faster the pepper field grows!


Then we would be delighted if you would forward this newsletter to your friends.

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The steps for children foundation was founded in 2005 in Hamburg by Dr. Michael Hoppe founded. It now operates at eight locations in Namibia and Zimbabwe, where it is committed to improving educational opportunities for girls and boys from the poor neighborhoods. Over 3.000 children can take part in education and take a warm meal every day at steps and its partner projects.

Hamburger Sparkasse, account: 1238149726, bank code: 200 505 50
IBAN: DE44 2005 0550 1238 1497 26, BIC: HASPDEHHXXX

You can make full donations to the steps for children foundation against income tax. You will automatically receive a certificate the following month after receipt of your donation.

With kind regards

Michael Hoppe

Steps for children foundation
Bramfelder Str. 77
22305 Hamburg
T +49 (0) 40 389 027 - 88
F +49 (0) 40 389 042 - 86

Marie Schnaidt

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dr Michael Hoppe

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