Payoke is selected for De Warmste Week
What an honour! Payoke was selected for The Warmest Week edition 2021.
The jury of De Warmste Week chose our project, along with 199 others, as this year’s charity. The whole concept of De Warmste Week had a bit of an overhaul this year. Fundamentally, all the money is collected centrally and the jury will decide how much each project gets.
Our project is to convert a van into a mobile conversation room. Our teenage pimp team talks to young people all over Flanders about the difficult period in their lives when they became victims of human trafficking. We often visit them in institutions or difficult environmental situations. We want to get away from the classic conversation around a table with an oppressive effect. In a more informal, home-like setting, we can talk to each other as equals and without judgment. In this way, we can intervene more quickly and allow them to take back control of their own lives.
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