‘Today you may cry – but tomorrow you may laugh!’

Henry Kabiona – teenage survivor of the Rwandan genocide

If you like what we are doing please get in touch:

We are looking for passionate people with the following abilities:

  • Expertise in the field of childcare
  • Fundraising capacity
  • A broad network

• To share our platform with change makers to raise awareness of our initiative
• Invite Life Tools to present our documentary film at a local school, symposium or other knowledge sharing activity
• Bring our platform to the notice of others e.g. in a (company’s staff) magazine, in a ‘Newsletter’ or by Linking your website to ours


Life Tools is an ANBI – independent non-profit foundation recognized by Dutch tax authorities as a legal entity with General Beneficial Objectives. All donations are free of succession or donation tax. Upon receipt of a donation Lifetools will send you a tax-deductible receipt. Bequests to the Life Tools Foundation ensures Philanthropic goals are met, so that our efforts to expand residential institutions can be continued.

Donations to Life Tools Foundation are used to raise awareness of the need for Youth Villages. Our goals:

  • Facilitate our International workshop in youth village methodology and create networking amongst experts from Youth villages & international childcare professionals & NGO’s in the field.
  • Create & distribute practical ‘hands on’ knowledge how youth villages work to Cross link influential people & advocate  creation of new youth villages wherever they are needed.



Other ways to get involved:
• Invite us to show the Life Tools documentary film at a local school
• Share our (website) platform to raise awareness/share initiatives and that agree with our objectives and are in accordance with the Life Tools articles of association.

Foundation Life Tools (ANBI)
Bosboom Toussaintstraat 10
1054 AR Amsterdam

Amsterdam -The Netherlands IBAN:NL75ABNA0432657525

KvK: 3430179

Fiscal number Stichting Life Tools: 819405619

(Note: The remuneration policy of the LTF board is that members work on a wholly voluntary & unpaid basis. All funds are used solely to meet the objectives of Life Tools Foundation.)