Talking Hands Foundation

Talking Hands Foundation was established in 2014. The board of the foundation consists of six volunteers, who are enthusiastically committed to social inclusion and creating opportunities for deaf and hard of hearing people in Uganda. All with an affinity for development cooperation, promoting public health and/or Uganda. Board members of Talking Hands Foundation do not receive any remuneration for their commitment to the foundation. Expenses made may be reimbursed. All compensations paid to the board and other volunteers are listed and explained in the annual report and financial statements of the foundation. 


The current board of Talking Hands Foundation consists of the following persons: 


  • Ine Aerts – Chairperson
  • Marlous Rottier – Secretary
  • Sophie Schutte – Treasurer
  • Xanthe Verschuur – Fundraising
  • Marie Bieber – Acquisition
  • David Smalbrugge – Acquisition


From left to right: David, Marlous, Ine, Marie, Xanthe and Sophie

Bestuur van Talking Hands

Our work

Annual reports, financial statements and policy plans can be viewed on
the Dutch website (in Dutch).