Hélène de Montigny foundation supports Breedeley with a donation of  euro 2.000.
Thankfully we received a donation from the Hélène de Montigny foundation of € 2.000, to be spent for furnishing the common living room of which the kitchen is an important part.
Who was Hélène de Montigny? 
Hélène Louise Pauline Jonas van 's Heer Arendskerke-Le Fèvre de Montigny (1875-1949) was closely involved in the work of her husband as a curator of the Van den Santheuvel, Sobbe foundation. This foundation consisted of a large number of funds which had a common objective of supporting worthy causes and charitable projects. In 1928, Mr and Mrs.  Jonas van 's Heer Arendskerke founded the Hélène de Montigny foundation, which is governed by the Van den Santheuvel, Sobbe foundation since her death in 1949.
Her charitable activities focus on:
· Neighboorhood centres
· Public playgrounds
· Institutions in the field of youth care
· Institutions in the field of health care
· Intstitutions promoting integration
· Institutions supporting people with (mental) restrictions
· Institutions for social work
· Institutions for care for the elderly
· Asylums for adicts, mentally disturbed, youth and women
· Group holidays for youthful people in backward communities and people with mental restrictions
· Projects in the field of employment
Since her death, her house on one of Amsterdams canals is used as the office of the foundation.