Category Archives for Projects

Finding a new life for your old clothes

Finding a new life for your old clothes

Are you extremely busy but still you do want to donate some of your clothes? That’s not a problem for us! We have just established a new way of picking up the clothes from your…
On saying goodbye in Brussels

On saying goodbye in Brussels

Long-time SB Espoir volunteer Zoheb Mashuir shares with us his experience building relationships in Brussels through the volunteer programme: Brussels is an odd sort of town where everyone shuffles in and out. You should get…
Give your CLOTHES UP for a good cause

Give your CLOTHES UP for a good cause

Give your clothes a second life in the hands of refugees in need Originally published in the Brussels Express. CLOTHESUP gives you the opportunity to declutter your wardrobe to give clothing you want to give…
La liste de choses à faire bruxelloise de Francesca

La liste de choses à faire bruxelloise de Francesca

Salut tout le monde, Je m’appelle Francesca et je suis une italienne pétillante, arrivée à Bruxelles en septembre 2018. Je suis venue ici après avoir fini un épuisant – mais extrêmement constructif –  master à l’université…
Improv games empower refugee youth, builds bonds

Improv games empower refugee youth, builds bonds

How do you learn about someone when you don’t speak the same language? Or come from the same culture? Many people would find this to be a demanding task. How do you overcome it? In…
Francesca’s Brussels Bucket List

Francesca’s Brussels Bucket List

Hello everyone, My name is Francesca and I am a bubbly Italian, landed in Brussels in September 2018. I moved here after completing a dreadful – but extremely constructive – master’s degree at the University…
SB Espoir celebrates its 50th activity in 2018

SB Espoir celebrates its 50th activity in 2018

As the New Year approaches, I would like to take this chance to share a personal message to all of you: Last week we had our 50th SB Espoir activity for the year of 2018! …
How do you share an orange? – Innovative problem-solving workshop empowers refugee youth | Brussels Express

How do you share an orange? – Innovative problem-solving workshop empowers refugee youth | Brussels Express

First published in Brussels Express on 5 December. Written by Niki Papadogiannakis. How do you share an orange? On first instinct you might think, “cut it in half, so it’s even.” But is that the best answer?…
Autonomiser de jeunes réfugiés grâce à un atelier innovant en résolution de problèmes

Autonomiser de jeunes réfugiés grâce à un atelier innovant en résolution de problèmes

Comment partagez-vous une orange de manière équitable? Votre premier instinct serait probablement de dire: “coupez-la en deux part égales”. Mais est-ce la meilleure stratégie? Ce problème a récemment été posé aux jeunes du centre d’accueil…
Un match de football amical opposant de jeunes réfugiés à des étudiants universitaires

Un match de football amical opposant de jeunes réfugiés à des étudiants universitaires

“Ce match était le meilleur de ma vie !” s’est exclamé un gardien de but trempé jusqu’aux os mais néanmoins ravi, au centre du groupe rassemblé sur le terrain. La fraîcheur de ce dimanche après-midi…