We are a Helsinki based community of citizens acting tangibly to enhance solidarity and cosmopolitanism in our town through creativity, culture, education and collectiveness. Our main focus is to promote, through concrete actions, the solidarity and creative collaboration among refugees, migrants and locals as one whole family of Helsinki citizens.
In collaboration with Arkki, School of Architecture for children and youth, located in the Cable Factory, we organize art workshops for children from different backgrounds: refugees, migrants and locals. It’s all about making art and having fun together. Also, together with Helsinki-based street artists, we organize street art and culture workshops for refugee, migrant and local youth.
In collaboration with Puuguru we organize wood workshops for refugees, migrants and locals, all learning and making wood work together.
In collaboration with the Helsinki based theater, Teatteri Metamorfoosi, we organize theater workshops. Refugees, migrants and locals finding new ways to express feelings and making theater all together.
In collaboration with the Cultural Center Caisa and Kassandra choir we organize folksong, choir and dance workshops welcoming refugees, migrants singing and dancing together with the locals.
In collaboration with Lapinlahden Lähde, we organize sessions such as yoga, pilates and zumba for refugee, migrant and local women. It’s about training together and creating friendship among the new and old citizens of Helsinki.
In collaboration with Circus Helsinki and Lapinlahden Lähde we organize circus workshops where refugees, migrants and locals are performing art of circus together.
Together with Helsinki based skateboarders we organize skateboarding workshops with refugee, migrant and local youth.
In collaboration with Helsinki based dance teacher we organize workshops of modern and Arabic dance making refugees, local and migrants moving their hips together.
In collaboration with our own collective of cosmopolitan music artists, refugees, migrants and locals, we organize music workshops styles varying from digital music to hip-hop and all over the modern landscape of music going on from the artist of Helsinki.
We organize gym sessions for refugees and migrants with the help of locals at the Helsinki City provided sport facilities.
In collaboration with the Cultural Center Caisa and the local cafes we organize cosmopolitan poetry workshops with poets and hip hop actors.
We organize painting workshops with different themes in collaboration with Helsinki based artist.
In collaboration with our partners we organize the maximum of art and cultural collaborations and productions promoting cosmopolitanism and solidarity. Main projects work in progress:
We manage a network of solidarity commitment as: