Meet Marketa Franke, wife of C4C founder, Manfred Franke

  Markéta is a woman, who inspires us in C4C in many ways. See her story as told by Ženy s.r.o. website: Help is never enough, and more so when it comes to small or defenseless children. 22 years ago, an association was established, which has so far managed to raise more than 850 million

C4C’s Expedition Octopus!

09.08.2018 15 children, cancer survivors and orphans, sailing the waves of hope on the Nave Italia, the largest brigantine sailing ship in the world – and exporting Dr. Clown’s “Laughter Therapy” to children’s cancer ward at Genoa’s Gaslini Hospital! “We could only accommodate 15 children on this trip, I wish I had an ocean liner

Expedition Danube Smiley – the Charity Clown Boat

26.06.2018 Three young men on a self-made boat, rafting 2.200 km down the Danube – spreading smiles in hospitals along the way! They are old friends, their creed is adventure and they are known to insiders as the “Challengers of the East”. In 2015, their last adventure took them in a Skoda Favorite all the

DHL & C4C: Three anniversaries in one year!

23.12.2017 With the year 2017 ringing out, there were three good reasons to celebrate for DHL and C4C. The 25-20-15 Occasion DHL, Europe’s leading freight forwarder, celebrated its 25th year since its emergence on the Czech market, C4C celebrated this year its 20th anniversary since inception in 1996 – and together, both organizations are celebrating

TV coverage of Nave Italia trip ČT24

350 children annually cancers in the Czech Republic. For the first time, seven of them took part in a cruise on the Mediterranean Sea to help them get back to normal life after an intensive treatment. =

The Day of Good Health with Dr. Clown

08.06.2016 The hospital of the city of Benesov has organized a Day of Good Health at the city center. No other than Dr. Clown personally could be spotted with his unique clown show, face-painting and balloon sculpturing. Thanks to the Dr. Clown team dispensing their popular Smile Therapy to those present, everyone was happy and

The Ambassadorial Touch…

German Ambassador Dr. Arndt Freiherr Freytag von Loringhoven, Rotary Club Bohemia president Uwe Hengstermann and C4C founder Manfred Franke join forces to find worthy recipient for Makita toolset donated to C4C via the Club. On occasion of the annual Rotary Christmas Party, which also serves traditionally as a major fundraiser for C4C, the donated toolset