In addition to charitable giving, W5 Group plays an active role in the community through nonprofit board membership and volunteer services, including the following:
Youth Against AIDS e. V. is one of the biggest initiatives by young people in Germany, Austria and in Switzerland that offers sex education in school-classes, youth-facilities and also training companies. It was founded in Hamburg in 2009 and continues to expand internationally. Youth Against AIDS provides young people a platform to engage themselves socially by doing what they are good at.
Best Buddies International is the world’s largest organization dedicated to ending the social, physical and economic isolation of the 200 million people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).
The IDD community that Best Buddies serves includes, but is not limited to, people with Down syndrome, autism, Fragile X, Williams syndrome, cerebral palsy, traumatic brain injury and other undiagnosed disabilities.
Best Buddies is the world’s largest organization dedicated to ending the social, physical and economic isolation of the 200 million people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). Our programs empower the special abilities of people with IDD by helping them form meaningful friendships with their peers, secure successful jobs, live independently, improve public speaking, self-advocacy and communication skills, and feel valued by society.
PowerMyLearning believes that students are most successful when supported by a triangle of strong learning relationships between students, teachers, and families. As a partner with schools and districts nationwide to transform teaching and family engagement through innovative coaching and workshops, and through the award-winning digital platform, PowerMyLearning Connect. As a non-profit, PowerMyLearning is especially committed to students from low-income communities, students with learning differences, and English Language Learners.