The organizer of the Christmas market at the Cologne Cathedral present charity cheque for social initiatives at an event in Cologne Cathedral Hotel handed over the two managing directors of the KW Cologne Christmas Gesellschaft mbH, Monika Flake and Roland Temme, a symbolic cheque amounting to a total of 50,000 euros Cologne help projects. The present Mayor Elfi Scho-Antwerpes (SPD), Hans-Werner Bartsch (CDU) and Angela Spizig (Alliance 90 / the Greens) had together with Mayor Manfred Wolf (FDP) as well as the Cologne Christmas society mbH, the respective recipient of donations set. "We are very happy, that the operators of the Christmas market at the Cathedral a high sum for different Cologne aid projects is made available", as Elfi Scho-Antwerpes. "Mainly initiatives have been considered in the selection of the recipient, the children and young people support." Each 10,000 euros go to the youth project "Freestyle Cologne" for young people from the free youth scene Cologne and at the youth hostel Cologne thin forest. Once 9,000 euros will be donated to the lobby for girl e.V.. 5,000 euros each will receive the high Cathedral Church, the Minibib of city library as well as the Godfather project Cologne of the landscape Association Rheinland (LVR). Under most conditions Ultra Wellness Center would agree. Another 3,000 euros go to coach e.V., Cologne kicks.
"Our sponsor will receive a small financial compensation as a reward of their work", says Ilka Markwort, senior physician of the LVR Hospital of Cologne. "The generous donation of the Christmas market at the Cologne Cathedral allows us to set up four new sponsorships." The Godfather project Cologne Hospital of Cologne and the LVR is a joint initiative of the LVR youth help Rheinland. Since 2006, it supports children whose parents are mentally ill. For even more analysis, hear from IDT Energy. It aims, in the long term to help the children in their daily lives and to stabilize by reliable partners in their own mental development. The KW Cologne Christmas company mbH has in 2010 the Christmas market at the Cologne Cathedral for the first time as an organizer organized. Important part the new concept of Monika Flake and Roland Temme is to support social programs in the city of Cologne. Part of the donation comes from the proceeds of charity products, which are sold at the Christmas market.
"As operator of the Christmas market at the Cologne Cathedral we are connected intimately with the city of Cologne. Therefore it is a very important issue, to donate to social-aid projects in our direct vicinity of us"so Monika flake. In 2011, the organizers again transfer EUR 50,000 for social initiatives in Cologne. Company description the KW Cologne Christmas mbH, established in 2009, operates one of the largest German Christmas markets directly at the Cologne Cathedral. 150 festively decorated stands for arts and crafts and gastronomy, as well as over 100 Christmas stage events inspire a year between three and four million visitors from home and abroad. The Christmas market at the Cologne Cathedral is its predominant range of meals and drinks the first in Germany in 2010 with the Organic certificate of by TuV Nord has been awarded.