Bicycle Workshop & Women Café

THFwelcome Bicycle WorkshopWe give donated bicycles to refugees. In cooperation with them, we fix the bicycles up.When: Every Thursday 2-7 p.m.Where: Hangar 1 (tentaja) THFwelcome Women CaféWe help refugees to find their way through the administrative jungle and to find a proper place to stay…  We organize social activities like cooking, tea time and excursions.When:…

Crowd Funding for our Women Café – Every donation helps

Our crowdfunding campaign urgently needs your support. Every contribution, however small, will allow us to continue this important project. Every donation goes 100% directly to the women and their families. Please donate via betterplace.org Every Sunday, we sit together with women who need our support to navigate through German administration, from apartment search and paperwork…

News – Women Café

On Sunday, we organised a computer and smartphone training – most importantly to enable everybody to check the internet-based housing market independently. Since not every woman has a smartphone or an email account, we had to deal with a lot of base work first. However, we didn’t let the mood spoil! If you are interested…

Update – Sewing Workshop

Last Wednesday the Sewing Workshop was invited to Tamaja’s Women Breakfast, a party with delicious food & music. Various activities were offered, e.g. make-up, styling, and face painting for kids. We gathered women together and sewed sponge bags and handbags  🙂

We remember … “SHARED STUDIOS” at THFcafé

The project Shared Studios visited us and installed one of its portals at the THFcafé. For a couple of weeks we were connected to another portal in Washington D.C. People from the other side of the Atlantic sea stopped at the portal for a chat with our café guests. This was literally a global experience!

Support for the Women Café

— Women only — Volunteers, please step forward! If you are interested in voluntary work, you are welcome to join us on Sundays 4-6 p.m.! Please send an email to info@thfwelcome.de. We look forward to you!

Women Café

Come and visit us at our Women Café at the Mehrgenerationenhaus in Gneisenaustraße 12 in Kreuzberg. Every Sunday 4 – 6 p.m. It is a protective environment for girls and women – for New- and Old-Berliners, neighbors and friends. Come join us! Contact: info@thfwelcome.de

News from the Bicycle Workshop

On Thursday, the Kurdish boy Bengin came to visit us. I gave him a new bicycle and helped him to remedy all its defects: The dynamo machine didn’t work, the front brake squeaked, the tires were old and brittle and on top of everything Bengin had no bike lock. After a long day – we…