We all have role models who have made impressions on our lives. Friends that make us stand up for what we believe in, musicians that make us follow our passion or a sibling that you aspire to follow in the footsteps of. Positive role models can show us that the impossible is possible, strengthen our […]
Big donation from Metallica
13th of July MOT received a donation of NOK 350 000 from one of the world’s most famous bands: Metallica.
We were honored and so proud to be the
organisation Metallica chose to donate to when they had a concert in Trondheim,
We had a very special meeting with the
band and were overwhelmed by the band members’ sincere interest in MOT’s work.
It was also very special to receive the donation in the ski-jumping arena in
Granåsen, Trondheim, which the exact same place where MOT was founded 22 years
This incredible donation is a huge recognition of
MOT’s global and local work to strengthen youth’s robustness and courage,
leading to less social problems and contributing to a warmer and safer society.
Inherited robustness Good social functioning Good family functioning Good school experience Good friends Safe and including local community Safe and positive society/media If these were characteristic of all youths, environments and society, there would not have been a need for MOT. Many youths do not have these characteristics. Therefore, MOT is important to create protective […]
When you are stuck with a task, look for possibilities and alternatives instead of limitations. In the beginning, it is easy to get stuck with thinking “this suggestion is unrealistic”, “the others will shut it down” or “we’ve tried that before”. All that mindset is good for is killing potential ideas. Instead, think in the […]