Macha Works the last years by a growing number of organizations with expertise supported.
campagnerotterdam is a full-service communication agency with 45 professionals. campagnerotterdam has a special relationship with Macha Works, for one of its employees, Wilko Knippenberg, takes part in a number of activities regarding the board of the foundation. Therefore, campagnerotterdam takes care of all communication of Macha Works including Web site, branding and communication strategy.
NCDO (National Committee for International Cooperation and Sustainable Development) helps people and organisations in the Netherlands that are dedicated to improving the position of people in developing countries. NCDO gives advice and funding to support these local development projects. The establishment of the MICS Host House was partly made possible through a financial contribution by NCDO.
Computer Aid International is a UK registered charity that aims to reduce poverty through practical ICT solutions by providing refurbished computers for reuse in education, health and not-for-profit organisations in developing countries. Computer Aid has provided over 150,000 PCs to more than 100 countries across Africa and South America, making us the world's largest and most experienced ICT for Development provider. Computer Aid and Macha Works share the ambition to build up a computer refurbishment center in Macha by building up local expertise. Computer Aid supports the launch of Macha Works in the UK.
The Catholic Organisation for Relief and Development Aid is a Dutch development agency operating worldwide. We fight poverty and exclusion in fragile states and areas of conflict and extreme inequality. Cordaid supports the Nurse Training School project of Macha Works.
The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft undertakes applied research of direct utility to private and public enterprise and of wide benefit to society. Fraunhofer is the largest organisation for applied research in Europe with research centers in Europe, USA, Asia and in the Middle East. Fraunhofer supports the ambition of Macha Works to build up an applied research organisation in rural Macha and supports the launch of Macha Works in Germany.
Lens & Partners Executive Search & Coaching connects people in Healthcare, Life Sciences, Business Services and Not for Profit. They also conduct individual career development programs and executive coaching programs for employees of companies and institues, and for private individuals. Carl Lens is the chairman of Macha Works Foundation.
The mission of Samhoud is: realising breakthroughs by inspiring and connecting people. This fits in well with Macha Works's goals. Macha Works stimulates innovative people and initiatives -the beginning of a possible breakthrough. The focus of the Macha Works approach is connecting people. Samhoud provides time and means to support Macha Works in making the organisation more professional, enabling Macha Works to realise their ideas.
Het Schoklandfonds stimuleert initiatieven uit de samenleving die bijdragen aan het behalen van de millennium ontwikkelingsdoelen in 2015. Het fonds ondersteunt de komende vier jaar de expansie van het ICT bedrijf LinkNet met training en huisvesting voor werknemers en bezoekers in Zambia. Het Schoklandfonds is onderdeel van het ministerie van Ontwikkelingssamenwerking.
The Turing Foundation aims to provide education for children and young people that can help them to become more independent and self-reliant. This makes them better-equipped to contribute to the improvement of their community. The Turing Foundation views education as a constructive, fundamental and respectful way to provide extra opportunities for people. Not only the individual benefits from education, but also the environment and the community. It is a sustainable way to combat poverty. The Turing Foundation contributed to the construction of MICS's new school building by granting an amount of € 50,000.