Tag: International Women’s Club Breda

  • IWC Breda Presents “Het Bonte Perdje” with Record Charity Donation

    After two years of intensive fund-raising led by our fabulous and highly-driven Angela Shaw, we were pleased to join her at the November coffee morning when she and Hope presented the head of Het Bonte Perdje, Mr Paul Mol, with € 3460. Angela explained how an unfortunate horse-riding accident and subsequent rehabilitation programme had led […]

  • If You Want Something Done, Ask an International Woman

    This piece was first given as a speech at the International Women’s Club of Breda’s 45 year anniversary dinner on 11 April 2015 by club member Erica. You can read more about life in the Netherlands on her blog English Mum Abroad. We can get hung up on the labels we give people – what’s the difference […]

  • December Coffee Morning and Holiday Bake Sale

    For our December coffee morning, we had a Winter Festival- Themed Bake Sale to raise funds for our chosen charity Het Bonte Perdje. We asked members to bake something they would eat typically in their own country to celebrate one of the many winter festivals in and around December and January (i.e. Sinterklaas, Christmas, Hannukah, New Year, Epiphany etc.) […]