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    Welcome to the web site of Stichting Gelukskinders (English: Lucky Children’s Foundation), the charity organization of Holland’s youngest opera talent Amira Willighagen. Here you can find information about the activities and plans of our foundation, which aims to provide a happier youth for underprivileged children.If a child grows up in happiness, it will become more happy as an adult.

    As our foundation is based in the Netherlands, information and documents will be published in Dutch first. Where possible, translations into English will follow.

    Children raise €6000

    20160902_220420During the past 12 months, 106 children, varying in age from 2 up to 14 years old,  worked very hard to support  Amira’s playground project and her Gelukskinders foundation. This weekend, Amira received a cheque on behalf of her foundation. (more…)

    Opening second playground in July

    Two years after opening Amira’s first playground in Ikageng, the second playground will be opened in the coming month. The new playground will be built at the Sizamele Primary School, a farm school near Rysmierbult in the South African North-West province. For the playground opening in July, Amira and part of the Board of Gelukskinders will travel to South Africa. (more…)