1. How much should I donate?
2. Is my donation private?
3. Could I invite more participants to the activity?
4. I do not have economical resources / I am not willing to donate, could I still join a class?
5. Who chooses the organization where the money goes?
6. Is the teacher paid for the class he/she arranges?
7. How does the NGO receive the donation of the activity? Does SOMOS receive a contribution from  the donation?
8. Where do the activities take place?
9. Can I join more than one activity?
10. Could I teach a course of several weeks?
11. Can I arrange an activity about a topic that has been already taught in SOMOS?
12. If I am a teacher, can I choose a non danish NGO?
13. I don’t have danish account to make the donation. What can I do?
14. What happens if the class is cancelled and I have already done my donative?

 


1How much should I donate?

It’s up to you, there is not a minimum or maximum amount, the most important is that you help with something! Click here for more information.

2. Is my donation private?

Yes, your donation is private. No one of the participants of the activity will know how much you havecontributed with. However, In order to have an overview, SOMOS will calculate the total amount donated by the class to the NGO/association chosen by the teacher.

3. Could I invite more participants to the activity? 

Sure! Everybody is welcome in our activities. But It is very important that each participant  fills in their own form.

4. I do not have economical resources / I am not willing to donate, could I still join a class?

 It is not a problem! Please, send us an email stating your case and which activity you would like to join and we will come to you with a solution!

5. Who chooses the organization where the money goes?

The teacher of each activity decides to which organization/NGO the money goes for. 

6. Is the teacher paid for the class he/she arranges?

No, he/she is not. SOMOS is a non-profit association. Therefore the teacher is willing to share his/her skills and time altruistically and voluntarily.

7. How does the NGO receive the donation of the activity? Does SOMOS receive a contribution from  the donation?

In order to book a place in one of our activities you first need to donate directly through the NGO’s webside.
SOMOS is not involved in the donation process. It is only  a link between people and associations/NGOs. Therefore the money is donated directly and exclusively in the account of the chosen organization.

8. Where do the activities take place?

In the heart of Copenhagen, in different closed places/open spaces SOMOS borrows for free.

9. Can I join more than one activity?

Of course! You can join all the activities you want! SOMOS arranges one activity per week! Please, remember to book the activities you want to join by filling in the form.

10. Could I teach a course of several weeks?

No, you cannot. The purpose is one single day activities. SOMOS aim is that people trying something different every week.

11. Can I arrange an activity about a topic that has been already taught in SOMOS?

Yes,you can. Successful activities/topics  can be repeated! Send us your activity proposal and we will arrange the class.

12. If I am a teacher, can I choose a non danish NGO?

SOMOS is based in Denmark, and therefore, the goal is to help and promote local and danish NGOs and organizations.

13. I don’t have danish account to make the donation. What can I do?

We apologize for the registration procedure, but it is not up to us to choose how to donate to the different NGOs.

14. What happens if the class is cancelled and I have already done my donative?

SOMOS has the right to cancel a class because of external problems. We apologize for any inconvenience but not everything is in our hands. Since the donations go directly to the chosen NGO, SOMOS cannot refund the money you have already transfered, but you are invited to attend other activity of your liking and you won’t need to donate again.