Recently we briefly took you on a blog about how our company is set up. Where do we have our products made and who is involved in the
Growing Concepts brand? Did you miss the blog? Then read it here.
In today's blog we go into this a little further. We will take you to the sheltered workshop that we work with; Imond works!.
The sheltered workshop: Ijmond works!
IJmond Works! is an organization that focuses on the efficient and effective reintegration of citizens who rely on the Participation Act. They also offer work and development opportunities to people with an indication for sheltered employment or sheltered work.
The aim of the organization is to make people as self-reliant as possible by letting them actively participate in society through work. Read below also the vision of IJmond Werk!.
Growing Concepts products come at IJmond works! from?
Growing Concepts products are (partly) worked at IJmond! created. They pack all the moss, stones and soil for the terrariums. They stick the moss on the wall decorations and pack the wall panels. Different activities, which also makes the work very diverse.
We would like to introduce you to Henk. Henk is one of the employees of IJmond works! and one of the toppers who contributes to the products of
Henk is a pleasant and hardworking man who is open to anything. He and his wife have 2 children of whom he is very proud. He is crazy about football and animals. And especially racehorses; a place where he can often be found in his spare time.
Henk has been working at IJmond werk for 40 years! where he has held several jobs. For example, he was in the "greenery", he worked for years at a petting zoo and he stood in the second-hand shop Noppes.
Now he works in the department where, among other things, the products of
In addition to contributing to the
Finally, we had 1 question for Henk; What is his favorite product?
He didn't have to think twice about it. “I think the organic relief wall panel with green render moss and the organic wall panel with green render moss are very beautiful and am very happy that I can participate in this product”.
He was proud to immediately take a picture with one of his favorite products
We are very happy that we can work with an organization like IJmond and that we can also contribute to society. And will you soon receive your