NLS Team on the way to Tanzania

On Friday morning October 5th a team consisting of pediatricians Ronald Boontje, Jelmer Reininga, Suzanne Broekhuizen and ambulance nurse Joost van der Ploeg, left for Tanzania. They will meet with Tanzanian gynecologist dr. Greyson Mpinga in Dodoma and together they will travel to Mvumi Hospital. On Monday they will start training  medical staff of the … Lees meer…

Preparations NLS Mission 2018 in full swing

On October 5th a team of three pediatricians, Ronald Boontje, Jelmer Reininga and Suzanne Broekhuizen and one ambulance nurse, Joost van der Ploeg will travel to Tanzania. They will train medical staff of two hospitals (Mvumi and Turiani) in Newborn Life Support (NLS). The training aims to provide detailed knowledge and practical instructions in the … Lees meer…

New initiative in Simanjiro District

In April 2017  we got a request through our Tanzanian contactperson in Simanjiro district, in north-east Tanzania, to develop a training programme to assist a number of health centres and dispensaries in the area. This dry and thinly populated region is mainly inhabited by the Maasai. Large hospitals are far away and often difficult to reach. … Lees meer…

Wonderful result “Diaconate of the year project”

During a churchservice on July 16, the Protestant Church Bierum-Holwierde-Krewerd  officially ended its action year for SINTAN IP. From August 2016 onwards many activities were organised in support of our foundation. Like the sale of flowerbulbs in the autumn and the baking of “oliebollen”(kind of doughnuts) on New Year’s Eve by the youth. The whole … Lees meer…

Proceeds of bridge drive handed over

On May 11, during a meeting of the members of “Inner Wheel Groningen-Zuid” the proceeds of the bridge drive which has been organised in support of SINTAN IP, has been announced.A wonderful amount of € 750,- has been collected by participants of the bridge drive. On the picture the chairperson of Inner Wheel, Mrs. Janny … Lees meer…

Students design flyer for SINTAN IP

Students of the “Noorderpoort College” in Groningen designed a new flyer for SINTAN IP. Eleven students who attend the school for intermediate vocational education, got the assignment as part of their training in the subject of multimedia. Apart from designing students have to learn about customer contact and external assignments. Hans, Gerard and Hilde, three … Lees meer…

Bridge drive in Support of SINTAN IP

    “Inner Wheel Groningen-Zuid”, a branch of  the international service organisation Inner Wheel, organises a bridge drive in support of SINTAN IP. All the proceeds will go to SINTAN IP. The bridge drive will take place on Friday March 24th in Restaurant “De Twee Provinciën”, Meerweg 15, 9752 XD Haren. Telephone number 050-3090008. Information: http://www.innerwheel.nl/iw-groningen-zuid.html … Lees meer…