Tjeko Live on De Schakel

In early April, it finally happened! The very first Tjeko Live program after Covid kicked off again. And what a program it was! The children of De Schakel primary school in Nieuw-Lekkerland recently renovated their playground and also wanted to do something for others when it came to playing! They dared to bounce on their … Read more

Making impact

According to Albert Einstein, creativity is like intelligence having fun! Creativity is all about turning fresh and imaginative ideas into reality. It means looking at the world in new ways, spotting hidden patterns, connecting things that seem unrelated, and coming up with solutions. By applying creativity to our daily interactions and tasks, we can not … Read more

Growth!

Do you remember the small plants that were planted in October? Well, look at how far they’ve come! It’s amazing to see these plants thriving, expanding both in height and width. Here’s a sneak peek of their progress! The plants aren’t the only ones growing; the last two pictures show the boundary between our camping … Read more

Back in Uganda after 12 years

– Written by Arwin en Eline Rammeloo Yes! There we were again: back in Uganda after 12 years. It has been too long! A lot has changed since then; we now have 2 children, the roads in Uganda are truly much better, there are many new faces in the team, and Tjeko has its own … Read more

Enhancing Biodiversity: Planting at Tjeko Fun Village

We have embarked on a mission to enhance forest life and biodiversity at Tjeko Fun Village. Last week, our focus was on planting various plants along the fence between Fun Village and the campsite. We planted a line of diverse plants 1.5 meters away from the fence, with each plant spaced 0.5 meters apart. As … Read more

Unleashing Children’s Creativity with Tjeko Clubs

In 2021, Tjeko Clubs started as a way of meeting children where they are, right in their own communities. The idea is to create a safe and supportive environment where children can play, learn, and grow together. One of the most exciting aspects of the Tjeko Clubs is the way we awaken children’s creativity. By … Read more