Interests

Volunteering - Experiments in Social Entrepreneurship

Fundraiser and Volunteer

In 2018, I organized a GoFundMe Charity Campaign to raise money for children in Cape Verde. The project exceeded its goal and the proceedings were 100% invested in a children's library, clothing and food supplies for a group of 80 kids. My motivation was the idea of making out of my holidays an opportunity to leave a good social footprint in the world.

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Duolingo Global Ambassador

Since early 2018, I organize free language exchange events for learners of Portuguese and Spanish in Vienna. My goal is to give students who use Duolingo, the  world's largest online language learning App, a chance to practice their language skills beyond the screen. My motivation is the belief that free education can change the world. This is my Duolingo Events page.

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Free Hugs Vienna Organizer

Since 2013, I organize the social initiative Free Hugs Vienna. My goal is to provide a platform for like-minded people to brighten up other people's lives with free hugs. My motivation is to see smiles on people’s faces. I believe we make the world a better place one hug and smile at a time. This is how I became a Free Hugger.

Traveling - Multicultural Education at its best

Other Hobbies

  • Icon of a chihuahua representing one of my hobbies: my dog
    Besty
  • Icon of a book representing one of my hobbies: reading.
    Reading
  • Icon of a tablet representing one of my hobbies: gadgets.
    Gadgets
  • Icon of a chef's hat representing one of my hobbies: cooking.
    Cooking
  • Icon of 3D glasses representing one of my hobbies: Cinema.
    Cinema
  • Icon of a music player and headphones representing one of my hobbies: Music.
    Music
  • Icon of Icon of a video game controller representing one of my hobbies: Games.
    Games
  • Icon of a football representing one of my hobbies.
    Football
  • Icon of playing cards representing one of my hobbies: Card Magic.
    Card Magic
  • Icon of pliers and a hammer representing one of my hobbies: DIY.
    DIY
  • Icon of a diving mask and snorkle representing one of my hobbies: Diving.
    Diving
  • Icon of a camera representing one of my hobbies: photography.
    Photography