Thank you very much:
Alfonso Hüppi / for your fateful invitation into the Museum in the Bush and your grandheart cosmopolitanism / without you we might never have come to Africa.
Erwin Gebert from Etaneno Farm / for your hospitality, precious farmtools and our serious arguments.
Holger Bunk / without you, the Primary Schoolgarden might not exist, because you led us to Miss Matilda and you are supporting the school since 2003 until now.
Our son Johnny / for your basic trust in us and in this work / we will never forget how faithful you’ve been working on the compost (as if there are no snakes) when you visited the school for your first time, aged eleven.
Carla and Andi / for the many beautiful fruit trees.
Michi / for the first garden tools.
Our godson Hugo / for a wheelbarrow and a garden hose.
Stefan, Paul, Svea and Johnny / for the action “drinking for Africa”, which enriched the garden with a 5000 liter rainwater tank.
To our two farmers, Doris and Peter, for the most beautiful sunsets, the most delicious meals and the feeling of being at home in the middle of the wilderness.
Family Cotze from the Roidina Lodge / for many large and small care packages.
Joe Maier / for 500 spoons, all the kitchen utilities and 1000 advices.
Stefan Völker / for this great website and the everlasting optimism.
Pia / for the beautiful words.
Svea / for the nice translation.
Summertime / for the outfit.
Alexa / for her great commitment to Inner Wheel, which means that our vision of building a schoolhall suddenly becomes real quite quickly.
Jürgen Scholz / for knowledge, advice, action and infinite patience in all our tax issues and concerns.
Regula and Fredy Lienhard / for generous, generous and recurring support.
Peter Friedli and Noldi Stettbacher / for their generous help in technical support.
Stefan / for his great big heard and never-ending assistance.
Michael / for the “pin with a head” as a start of the construction of the school hall.
The one and only Founder Olivia M. Weber (sel.) of the Light Dimension Foundation for new Dimensional Consciousness / for food, warmth and appreciation for life in peace and respect.
Wolfgang and the HPZ / for the spontaneous help.
Our families and our many friends / who never get tired of listening, thinking, giving their hearts and their money.
And last but absolutely not least / EVERYONE who took our calls for donations for the aid deliveries during Corona time to heart. Thanks for your support of flour, soap and hope, that could be given to the families in need – during this difficult time!
A very special thanks to our public supporters:
Foundation Kunstfonds Bonn, Germany
Kulturlandgemeinde AR, Switzerland
Kulturstiftung des Bundes, Germany
But above all we would like to thank our Namibian friends:
Ms Matilda !Kharuxas / for her friendship, her long-standing confidence and sentences, as beautiful as the soil of Africa.
Ms Muhuure, Ms Sabatha, Ms Dschambule, Mr Patako, Ms Kambinda and all the other teachers of Primary School / for their great commitment beyond of their work.
Hilde Hoeses, Ms Lydia, Ms Erika, Ms Stella, Mr Ludwig, Mr Richard, Mr Manfred and the many others / for a continuous cooperation on equal terms.
The one and only Mister Cloethe / for his size, his know-how and his humor.
Mister Hermanus van Steer / for his involvement as the new garden coordinator.
Miriam Tregilgas / for the permanent help suburb.
Miss Rachel / for pink nail polish.
Misses Uiisis / for the most beautiful birthday song ever.
Mister Harry and the school-board / for the great inclusion of the parenthood.
Mister Marcellus / for your engaged start as our gardenassitant.
And especially all of our 559 kids / for pictures, little chains, love letters and their trust.
We wholeheartedly thank you, because we are blessed to do this work. Ms Petra und Mr Thomas