In June Round of decision making Trag Foundation has supported projects of 8 civil society organizations and informal groups from Serbia, in the total amount of 2,350,837.00 dinars. Financial assistance to the program Active Communities in 2016 is provided by Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Balkan Trust for Democracy and Foundation Kinderperspective from Netherlands.
The team of Trag Foundation has strengthen capacities for fundraising of 55 representatives of organizations from the region. The training named Stronger and More Sustainable with Local Support - fundraising from local resources - for organizations and networks from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro and Serbia took place in Petrovac in Montenegro, from July 12th to 14th. Supported organizations are part of the regional program Empowering women's organizations and movement for fighting violence against women, conducted in partnership between Oak Foundation and Trag Foundation.Read more >>
Council for Corporate Social Responsibility was established today on Board of Directors Meeting of Serbian Chamber of Commerce that will represent its consultative body. Members of the Council are representatives of business sector, foundations and NGOs, recognized for their engagement and devotion to the principles of corporate social responsibility.
On the occasion of marking World Refugee Day, B92 Fund and Foundation Trag as initiators of Info Park Project that for the last nine months helped almost 150.000 refugees in transit through Serbia, call on all the actors to continue to put maximum efforts into securing safe passage and protection of all refugees in Serbia.
On March 29 in Nis, Trag Foundation and Foundation Catalyst, with support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), organized a conference on development trends in philanthropy and models of emerging local community foundations, at which the findings of the 2015 Annual Report on Philanthropy were presented.
On March 24, the Trag Foundation and Foundation Catalyst, with support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) presented the findings of the Annual Report on the State of Philanthropy in Serbia in 2015, at Restaurant Caruso in Belgrade. In 2015, an estimated 22 million EUR were donated in Serbia for public good initiatives. According to number of actions of giving the most active donors were citizens through mass individual giving, than follows corporate sector, individuals and other donors. Companies were leading in the amount of donated funds.Read more >>