His Royal Highness Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje in Rotterdam.

PrinceofOranjeOn the morning of February 5, 2013, His Royal Highness Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje visited the Centrum Voor Dienstverlening (CVD) to meet with participants of the program, Real Men.

According to RVD, Real Men is:

“… an employment program for socially-isolated men, organized by the Centre for Services (CVD). Participants of Real Men are often socially isolated, unemployed, have debts or dealing with addiction. The purpose of the six-month process of Genuine Men’s underlying problems, their own talents to tap and the men again prospect through structural and meaningful activities. This is done through weekly group meetings, trainings and workshops. Yet during or immediately after starting the program group participants volunteering”

During his visit the future King of the Netherlands met with participants of this important program as well as organizers and staff of Real Men.

Photo courtesy of RVD/HKH