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Call for proposal: Unitarian Kaláka Fund 2018

The Unitarian Kaláka Fund is a partnership between Unitarian Kaláka (an NGO from USA) and the Odorheiu Secuiesc Community Foundation. Unitarian Kaláka, committed to its mission of promoting the economic and cultural vitality of Unitarian villages in Transylvania, is launching a new phase of its support to Unitarian villages in [...]

By | 2018-01-11T13:33:21+00:00 2018. January 11.|news, programs|

We planed the future with the community

During the summer and autumn, the OSCF made a strategic plan with the community members. Among others interviews were made with persons which participate in the community's life and which make positive changes. In our next series of interviews, we share some of these interviews.  The second part of our [...]

By | 2017-12-06T11:32:25+00:00 2017. December 6.|news|

„Heureka” Program: interactive exhibition

Science is enjoyable. The „Heureka” program (STEM) of Odorheiu Secuiesc Community Foundation wants to encourage this, among the students from V to XII classes in Odorhei region. In 2017 the OSCF started this grantmaking program with this goal. In the framework of the first application round 8 projects got grant. [...]

By | 2017-12-06T11:26:28+00:00 2017. December 6.|heureka_en, news|

We planed the future with the community

During the summer and autumn, the OSCF made a strategic plan with the community members. Among others interviews were made with persons which participate in the community's life and which make positive changes. In our next series of interviews, we share some of these interviews.  The first part of our [...]

By | 2017-11-28T10:44:04+00:00 2017. November 28.|news|

Where does curiosity die?

The answer to this question is all the more important as this death hinders both young people and adults in learning and in spiritual development. Unfortunately, this phenomenon is often found in the current school system. The Heureka (STEM) program aims to prevent this death. Of the 16 community foundations [...]

By | 2017-10-31T22:05:36+00:00 2017. October 26.|heureka_en, news|

Grantmakers East Forum: Reclaiming Civic Spaces

The 22nd GEF conference was held in Vienna on 27-29 September. The conference was organized by the European Foundation Center and this time was hosted by the ERSTE Foundation. European societies face a series of complex challenges that affect both the economy, political legitimacy and social cohesion. In most cases, [...]

By | 2017-10-04T12:23:20+00:00 2017. October 4.|news, programs|

35 NGOs applied for this year’s Run for it!

The Run for it! made a record, because last year was the biggest event, in which joined 20 community projects, but this number have almost doubled in this year. Here are the applied NGOs and theirs projects: 1. Albert Schweitzer Foundation Modern tool for the hospital! 2. Castellum Association Play [...]

By | 2017-09-22T14:52:20+00:00 2017. September 22.|news, Run for it!|

„Building Bridgesfor Local Good”

This was the theme of the first conference of Community Foundations from Europe, which held place in the capital of Wales, Cardiff. There were 100 participants from 22 European countries, including Odorheiu Secuiesc Community Foundation. The purpose of the event was to support the participants to learn, to reflect and [...]

By | 2017-09-22T14:00:57+00:00 2017. September 22.|news, programs|