ONE POTATO, TWO POTATO, THREE POTATO FOUR…

ONE POTATO, TWO POTATO, THREE POTATO FOUR… Who knew there was a “Potato Day” in Poland?? Well there is and it was a big day at the Nowe Worowo School. Thanks to good weather conditions, it was organized outdoors. Our FCSR “little chefs” were asked to prepare appetizers, mainly colorful, tasty and healthy vegetable sandwiches […]

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FCSR STAFF ATTENDS CEE INVESTMENT AWARDS GALA

FCSR STAFF ATTENDS CEE INVESTMENT AWARDS GALA The Foundation was prominently represented at the 8th Annual CEE Investment Awards Gala and Conference, held last weekend at the Intercontinental Hotel in downtown Warsaw, by Marta Was, FCSR Executive Director, Meg Ciucka, FCSR Operations and Basia Kolasinska, FCSR Arts and Music Director. This event attracts over 300 […]

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THANK YOU COCA COLA!

THANK YOU COCA COLA! On behalf of our PromiseKids, I would like to thank Coca Cola GM Jaak Mikkel and Coca Cola Director of Corporate Communications, Katarzyna Borucka, for your continuing financial support of the Foundation. It is very much appreciated!   […]

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BRITISH SCHOOL CHRISTMAS-GIVING IN THE AIR

BRITISH SCHOOL CHRISTMAS-GIVING IN THE AIR No words can possibly express the gratitude we feel towards the British School in Warsaw, who have been so dedicated over the years to making sure our PromiseKids have a wonderful Christmas. And once again, under the able leadership of Therese Asmar and Sonia Kolodziej, Co-Chairs of the PTA […]

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FCSR FOCUSED ON CEE INVESTMENT AWARDS GALA

FCSR FOCUSED ON CEE INVESTMENT AWARDS GALA As reported last month, the Foundation is the official charity partner of the CEE (Central and Eastern Europe) Investment Awards Gala on October 25, at the Intercontinental Hotel in Warsaw, thanks to Craig Smith, longtime member of the Foundation and Founder/Publisher of Europaproperty.com, sponsor of the event. This […]

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ROBOTIC WORKSHOPS A WHOPPING SUCCESS!

ROBOTIC WORKSHOPS A WHOPPING SUCCESS! On October 3, 18 eager, early education teachers from four PromiseLand Schools: Brzezno, Bierzwnica, Lekowo and Oparzno where we are piloting the Robotics Program, participated in a 4-hour training program sponsored by EduSense Sp. z o.o.  https://edu-sense.com/pl/firma  provider of our robots. The teachers were very enthusiastic about the training, and so […]

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“If you look at it from just a pure economic basis, technology is replacing all of the jobs robots can do, and machinery is replacing the jobs that humans once held. If we don’t train our children to imagine, to create, they’re going to be unemployable.” – Erwin McManus

September 24, 2018 Vol. 16 No. 2 Dear Foundation Friends and Supporters, Sixteen years ago when my husband, Bill Chasey, founded the Foundation, its major focus was on feeding some of Poland’s neediest children and so a Hot Meals Program was started in fifteen schools. Over the course of ten years, literally millions of hot […]

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TEACHERS SIGN UP FOR ROBOTICS WORKSHOP

TEACHERS SIGN UP FOR ROBOTICS WORKSHOP It would seem that it is not only our PromiseKids who are excited about Robotics. As soon as it was announced that FCSR would sponsor a teachers’ workshop on using “smart robots” in the classroom, over twenty early education teachers from 4 schools, Brzezno, Bierzwnica, Lekowo and Oparzno signed […]

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