WOW Go Team



Manuela Renjaan (Founder) has gained experience in working in the field of office and project management. Since the establishment of WOW Go Amsterdam, Manuela is responsible for writing project proposals and for leading the key activities within the Erasmus+ program of the European Union. The activities are linked to the educational purposes within Strategic Partnerships, Youth Exchanges and the co-ordination and organisation of European meetings, trainings and seminar with the purpose of Life Long learning.



Michael van Leeuwen (Project Leader)  has gained experience in the field of youth at a diversity of organisations, such as TOS (Thuis of Straat/At home on the Streets), Versa Welzijn, MTFC Intervention Youth Program Juvenile and Justice and the Army of Salvation the Harbour. Furthermore, Michael has provided support within churches in the Netherlands and outside the country, where he was able to lead homeless and addicted people and those who have less opportunities within the society. Since the establishment of WOW Go Amsterdam, Michael has been involved as project leader and with his skills, experience and knowledge within the youth work he is able to implement elements of Erasmus+ in our organisation.

Henri Dikkenberg (Youth Worker) has become part of the core team of WOW Go Amsterdam since early 2016. In his daily life, Henri helps and provide institutionalized youth or those residing in inappropriate housing with the necessary skills to create social awareness, supports them in setting into adequate living arrangements; accompany them to seek employment, enlarging their labour market integration, and ensuring adequate follow-up so they can lead a life of independency.