30.000 Euros for the victims of storm Haiyan in the Philippines

One of the most devastating natural disasters in 2013 was typhoon Haiyan that hit the Philippines in November 2013 and claimed thousands of lives and destroyed many people’s basis of life. After the storm tide, Charity Cat decided to call upon PUMA employees worldwide to donate to the victims of the catastrophe. All in all, […]

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Donation of 10.000 Euro for flooded youth hostel in Saxony-Anhalt

Last summer Charity Cat called upon PUMA SE to donate for the flood victims in eastern and southern Germany. Thanks to generous donations from PUMA employees and the company’s management, Charity Cat, in cooperation with Deutsches Kinderhilfswerk e.V., was able to hand over a 10.000 Euro donation to a youth hostel in Bernburg, Saxony-Anhalt. The […]

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Donation of 20,000 Euros to rebuild areas hit by the recent floods in Germany

The floods in June 2013 have caused widespread damage in large areas of Eastern and Southern Germany. Immediately after the floods, Charity Cat asked for donations and put up donation boxes in the Headquarters of PUMA in Herzogenaurach. Thanks to generous donations we were able to give 20,000 Euros to the non-profit organization“Habitat for Humanity”. […]

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Reforestation in Cajamarca, Peru

Due to an irrational over-exploitation by mining companies in the region of Cajamarca and the climate change, the soil in the high-altitude parts of the region is in a desolate condition. Without countermeasures the land could only be used agriculturally for a few more years, which would destroy the foundation of life for many people […]

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Obituary: Murielle

We were deeply saddened to learn that Murielle, one of the children living in the children’s home supported by the FONMEH e.V. project supported by Charity Cat, has passed away.   Murielle died on 24th August 2013 in hospital in Port au Prince at age 13 following a short period of illness. She was diagnosed […]

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Support for the sports program at children’s house “Bolle”

For several years now, Charity Cat has been supporting the project “Bolle” by Straßenkinder e.V. in Berlin, which exists to provide street kids with somewhere to go for meals and a roof over their head. It also offers activities to improve education and battle poverty. This month, our help was welcome once again. In order to put on a sports program footballs […]

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Easter Activation Soup Kichten Neustadt, Germany

After having supported “Neustädter Tafel,” a soup kitchen in Neustadt, Germany, last Christmas by donating a whole car boot full of food, we repeated this for Easter 2013. Again, we donated different unperishables to the organisation “Iss was e.V.” In addition, they received two boxes of PUMA clothing as well as shoes.

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Sozialtreff Erlangen

Sozialtreff Erlangen is a group of people which aims to help needy people and to raise awareness of social problems in Erlangen. People from different backgrounds can meet there to exchange information or to help each other. The organisation offers free food and is always there if the people have any worries or needs. Every […]

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Charity Cat organises clothing donations

Thanks to a large volume of new clothes and shoes that were given to Charity Cat recently, we were able to organize clothing donations for several institutions. For example Charity Cat has provided some clothes for a group of refugees from Syria with many children amongst them, who are currently hosted in Turkey and reliant […]

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Christmas Activities 2012

In 2012 Charity Cat was again able to help with many different Christmas activities. We delivered a whole car boot full of food to the soup kitchen in Neustadt “Iss was e.V.”. We made Christmas wishes come true at the Liebfrauenhaus in Herzogenaurach for children from socially difficult backgrounds. Furthermore, our Christmas activities included a […]

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Thanks for your support in 2012!

The year 2012 was again a busy one for the members of Charity Cat e.V. We’ve been continuing our support of ongoing and one-off projects, collected donations and made product donations. Go to the “News” tab to find out more about our activities. And you may have noticed that our home page has a new look. […]

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Children’s Home Bolle, Berlin 2012

“Kinder- und Jugendhaus Bolle”, located in Berlin, is one of our ongoing projects. This project supports children living on the street with food, education and a place to go. Furthermore, it also aims to prevent child poverty, education deficiency, etc. through several preemptive activities. This year’s donation from Charity Cat will be used for the […]

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‘Update: School Dinner Project, Tembladera, Peru

This is one of Charity Cat’s portfolio of ongoing projects. In 2012, we continued to support the community of Tembladera in the Bambamarca area of Peru. In addition, we gave away clothing and footballs for the children in the region. What is this project about? At a local school in Tembladera, Peru, a lot of […]

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AOS PÉS DO SANTA MARTA

  In 2012, Charity Cat e.V. continued to support its Brazilian project in Santa Marta, Rio de Janeiro, through ONG Social Attitude. ONG Social Attitude aims to improve the life of citizens living in low-income communities like the residents of the Santa Marta community. This is done through various social and cultural offers such as music […]

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1500 euros for orphans in Haiti

Charity Cat combined fun with charity   At this year’s employee summer party at PUMA, Charity Cat launched a big fundraiser for orphans in Haiti. Our eight meter long booth that provided information about the aid organization FONMEH e.V. (formerly MAEH e.V.) – one of our ongoing projects – and the sale of over 500 […]

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School Dinner, Tembladera, Peru 2011

This is one of the additions to Charity Cat’s portfolio of ongoing projects. At a local school in Tembladera, Peru, a lot of the children have to go without breakfast or lunch as their families cannot afford to give them one. The local parish in Tembladera has decided to establish a “parish kitchen,” which has […]

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Project Tafel Erlangen/Herzogenaurach

Beginning of December 2009 Charity Cat started to support another regional project, the branch of the “Erlanger Tafel” in Herzogenaurach. Despite the prosperity of quite a lot of people in our region there are also families with children and/or elder people having very less money through no fault of their own. Therefore, they depend on […]

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The MAEH – Project, Haiti

Haiti is the poorest country within the western hemisphere. More than 50.000 children live in orphanages and many others live on the street. With 65 % of the population living below the absolute poverty line, many families cannot afford the school fees for their children. The Haitian Mondi Benoit, who has been actively involved in […]

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Children’s home Bolle, Berlin 2011

In Germany, more than 2.5 million children live in poverty. A good education often seems to be the only way out of this one-way street.  To increase the chances of these kids to lead a self-determined life, the association Straßenkinder e.V. founded the Kinder- und Jugendhaus Bolle (children’s home) in April 2010. At Bolle, kids […]

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Energy-saving stoves for Peru collaboration with charity cat

Bambamarca is a province in the northern part of the Andes in Peru at about 2000 to 4500 meters sea level with a very cliffy landscape. While there are 6000 residents in Pueblo, a small town with the center of administration and school, there are about 95,000 Campesinos living in the periphery in the mountains. […]

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