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The first set of toys arrived to the hospital

On the 10 of December the first gift packages acquired through our Friendly Hospital program arrived to the pediatric and infectious departments of the local hospital. The toys were purchased of the sum of 8161 RON of the Run for it! fundraising campaign. Up to this moment 6238 Ron was [...]

By | 2016-03-01T10:37:27+00:00 2015. December 18.|news|

Our young bankers at the Christmas Fair

Young volunteers of the YouthBank program started a fundraising campaign and at the beginning of December they gathered used toys and books from schools and kindergartens of Odorheiu Secuiesc and its surroundings, including the local school of Feliceni. Donations were sold on the Márton Áron Square in Odorheiu Secuiesc for [...]

By | 2016-02-27T10:02:05+00:00 2015. December 18.|news, youthbank_en|

You decided!

The winner of the third You Choose – Rural Fund grantmaking program in this year are Pro Life Foundation, the “Udvarhelyszéki Cserkészekért” Association, and the ”Udvarhelyszéki Anyák” Association. The amount of the financial support is 2652 eur. Ten NGOs took part in this program. The Community Card holders had the [...]

By | 2015-12-03T09:39:32+00:00 2015. December 3.|news, You choose!|

Back from the conference with medals

The National Conference of Community Foundations in Romania took place on 5-7 of November, at Sibiu with the presence of all the 16 community foundations. Our colleagues together with the invited speakers explored the topic of fundraising, and new projects like Green up! and Science Fund were also discussed. Participants [...]

By | 2015-12-14T12:24:22+00:00 2015. November 30.|news|

Three new winners

Together with our strategic partners in September we announced a competition for those who applied for a community card or updated their profile on our website, www.szka.org. On the 16th of November three lucky winners, Gábos Edith, Geréb Erzsébet, and Geréb Viola received their gift packages offered by our partners [...]

By | 2015-12-14T12:28:43+00:00 2015. November 16.|news|

„Youthbankers” in a new fundraising campaign

At the beginning of November we launched our new Youth Bank project with a fundraising campaign. Young volunteers Cucoş Teodora, Imre Izabella, Kiss Boglárka, Kis-Német Noémi, Laczkó Kata, Lupu Anca Mădălina, Mag Róbert, Sándor Krisztián, Simó Anita, Tornai Szilárd, and Tófalvi Nóra) set up checkpoints in several schools and kindergartens [...]

By | 2015-12-14T12:45:49+00:00 2015. November 16.|news, youthbank_en|

Start was given for young entrepreneurs

In October we launched our program Build your future! The target group consisting of young people aged 18-29 proved to be much better prepared than we initially expected, with keen ambition to acquire as much practical knowledge as possible. The first invited speaker, Istvan Mar, president of the Seklerfruit Association [...]

By | 2015-12-14T12:19:09+00:00 2015. November 13.|news, programs|

Discussion about cross border donations at Warsaw

Between 15-16 October we took part on the series of discussions with the  partner organizations of TGE (Transnational Giving Europe). Community Foundation represented Romania at this conference where we discussed two main subjects. First the Memorandum of Understanding of TGE, the document that states the rights and obligations of the [...]

By | 2015-11-11T23:44:06+00:00 2015. November 11.|news, programs|