The mission for the Events team is to organise on- and offline events to raise funds and awareness to support educate. projects and to spread educate.’s message.
Originally from Germany, Marieke is currently studying Psychology at the University of Amsterdam, with a focus on Organisational Psychology. Marieke leads educate.’s events-based fundraising activities, online and offline.
Noor is originally from Amsterdam but mainly lived abroad while growing up. She moved back to Amsterdam in 2017 to study Political Science with a focus on International Relations, and Global Youth Studies at the University of Amsterdam. Noor is very passionate about volunteering and giving back to the community, she joined the educate. events team in October 2020 and is very excited to see what this year will bring!
Sarah grew up in Germany but moved to the Netherlands when she was 18 years-old, in order to start her Bachelor’s in Psychology. In 2018, after some traveling and working, she started her master’s in W&O psychology in Amsterdam. Now she is done with uni she wants to dedicate some of her time to something she is passionate about: education and the organisation of events. She is impressed by what started so small and is now educate. and is happy to support this NGO together with the events team.
Orielsy is from Venezuela, where she got her bachelor’s degree in International Studies. She later completed a Master in International Public Affairs in Italy, and is currently living and working in Amsterdam. While she has been working in business development and marketing for some years, she now wants to return to her passion for public affairs, health and education, and she sees working with educate. as a great opportunity to support outstanding work with a real impact.
Neda is originally from Iran and was born and raised in Cologne, Germany. She lived in Barcelona and London before moving to Amsterdam 4.5 years ago and has worked in Marketing ever since. She joined the educate. events team in October 2020 and is very excited to support an NGO that focuses on the community and makes such an impact.
Veronica is originally from Mexico, grew up in the United States, and is based in the Hague. Being immersed in different cultures and being exposed to inequalities, she became passionate about international justice and development and completed an LLM in Public International Law. Veronica is thrilled to apply her organizational skills and interests to plan events for a truly exciting and important objective: to educate.