Monumento Habri 2022

December 8, 2022

Fundashon Pro Monumento (ProMo) organized a Monumento Habrí, an open monument day, for the first time in 5 years. Last Sunday, December 4th, a lot of people gathered in Otrobanda for the Monumento Habri Event organized by Pro Monumento. Monumento Habri is a returning event. The last event was organized 5 years ago. It was … Read More

Vision for Swaen Village Book

October 14, 2022

Tirzah Libert published a book called “A Vision for Swaen Village”. She is a champion for the renewal of the Swaen neighborhood on the Scharlooweg. This neighborhood is deteriorating and there is a lot of poverty among the residents. The infrastructure also leaves much to be desired. Despite many concessions from the government, little or … Read More

New Website Stadsherstel Willemstad

October 6, 2022

The organization responsible for the restoration and maintenance of a large number of historic buildings in Willemstad has a new website. The website shows which colonial villas the foundation manages. You can also see which properties are for rent on the website. Restoration work is also highlighted with photos on the site. The website has … Read More

Boarding Pass visites Scharloo video

January 8, 2022

Boarding Pass, a local television program production initiative, released this video about living in the Scharloo district. A number of well-known residents in the neighborhood talk about their connection with the neighborhood. It is certain that it concerns a special way of living. It is clear that this is a developing district that is attracting … Read More

Curalink Travel Guide

January 5, 2022

Curalink is an informative website about everything Curacao has to offer. The website has interesting links to what is interesting and new for locals and tourists. Furthermore, the website has an art section in which all known galleries are included. You can sign up for free inclusion in the business directory via your facebook or … Read More

The Wharf Project

February 2, 2021

The New project at Kleine Werf in Scharloo Abou called “The Wharf” is taking shape. This project initiated by CPA (Curacao Ports Authority) now has a foundation. 6 apartment towers will be built in phases. It concerns 30 luxury apartments with a view over Annabay. It is a unique place to live. The complex is … Read More

Nigrita’s Henna High Tea

June 10, 2020

Nigrita is a Art and henna Tattoo shop located in scharloo Abou. The shop owner/artist organized a special event. Take pleasure in getting a Henna Tattoo while enjoying sweet and savory bites made by The Backyard Curaçao. A afternoon for you and your friends to enjoy. A afternoon that includes; – Henna Tattoo (worth of … Read More

Kids In Motion after school

June 10, 2020

Kids In Motion is an after school education center on Curacao. It’s mission is to “educate and inspire kids between the ages of 4 and 12 years old to grow into independent, contributing individuals. We do this by offering a comprehensive after school program.” The center moved to Scharloo Abou and will start with activities … Read More

Community delivers food packages

May 4, 2020

After communication with a neighborhood representative of Fleur de Marie, a need for food provision for residents with minimal resources was identified. 1 day after, thanks to the humble help of a handful of concerned citizens, entrepreneurs at Workspot and Vreugdenhil supermarket …

CURA DOET Community Projects in Skalo

March 10, 2020

On March 13 and 14, 2020, together with thousands of social organizations, the largest volunteer campaign in the Kingdom will take place. During the DOET action, initiatives are put in the spotlight and citizens are encouraged to roll up their sleeves for (part of) a day. This will benefit everyone! The driving forces behind CURA … Read More