WHAT WE DO

  • SKILLS OF THE FUTURE
    Each year we train a Robotics Team to represent Suriname  at the FIRST Global international Robotics coopertitions and coordinate the logistics (within Suriname and for our national team in the host country).

     

  • COMMUNITY PROJECTS
    We develop and implement community projects on behalf of the foundation in support of the Sustainable Development Goals (focus on water, health, climate change, partnerships, entrepreneurship).

     

  • CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPIONSIBILITY 
    We support company's in developing and implementing CSR projects.

     

  • EXCHANGES
    We facilitate and host international exchanges (students and professionals).

  • INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE/
    APPLICATION SUPPORT
    We (unofficially) guide and support with applications of international exchange opportunities made available to Surinamese citizens by the US, Indian and Chinese governments. See which programs here.
     

  • LOGISTICS
    We offer logistical services for workshops (national/regional) and various events (development/ planning/ execution).

     

  • TOEFL TESTSWe guide, advice and mentor in TOEFL test-taking.
     

  • PARTNERSHIPS
    We facilitate partnerships outside Suriname. Our network reaches in more than 40 countries around the world.
     

  • ROBOTICS TRAINING
    We facilitate and train kids between ages 16 - 19 in STEM application, Robotics Skills and hold awareness sessions for groups (educational institutes) to trigger interest for developing Skills of the Future (Robotics) and persuing STEM careers.

     

  • VOLUNTEERISM
    We provide youth with volunteerism opportunities for practical skills development (project management/-coordination/ logistics/ communications/ peer-mentoring, project development).
     

  • COMMUNITY PROJECT SUPPORT
    We empower community organizations by supporting them with advice, projectplanning and contacts to execute their projects with success.

PROJECTS

SERVICES

TRAINING/EMPOWERMENT

We train Suriname's Robotics team for the annual Robotics 'Olympics'
(FGC Games)

ROBOTICS

We facilitate partnerships and help you grow your global network and perspectives.

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FACILITATION

We empower young people, entrepreneurs and women

with tools & inspirational experiences.

EMPOWERMENT

Foundation YHS is a not-for-profit foundation

registered with the Chamber of Commerce in Suriname since 2015.