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Fundația Comunitară Banatul MontanCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Banatul Montan Community Foundation

Consolidate the community foundation’s capacity to play a central leadership role in local philanthropy by mobilizing local resources and empowering the local actors to address the community needs.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$29,00001/09/2021 - 31/08/2022grantactive
Fundația Comunitară BuzăuCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Buzău Community Foundation

Consolidate the community foundation’s capacity to play a central leadership role in local philanthropy by mobilizing local resources and empowering the local actors to address the community needs.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$36,00001/09/2021 - 31/08/2022grantactive
Asociația CalemisInnovation Labs 2021 - Consolidation Phase

Consolidating the national Innovation Labs pre-accelerator program while simultaneously building a supportive alumni network. Enhancing the Iași Innovation Labs community and creating a sustainable model for future renditions.

Entrepreneurship in higher education$24,00029/07/2021 - 28/02/2022grantactive
Institutul Intercultural TimișoaraProject Citizen

Improving the understanding of students regarding the role of public institutions and the relationship between citizens and public authorities by consolidating the Project Citizen model in civic education classes.

Civic Education$50,00001/08/2021 - 31/07/2022grantactive
Romanian-U.S. Fulbright CommissionFulbright-RAF Scholar Award

Promotes and selects the Furbright-RAF scholars.

Entrepreneurship in higher education$111,20026/07/2021 - 26/06/2022grantactive
Fundația Comunitară VâlceaCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Vâlcea Community Foundation II

Consolidate the community foundation’s capacity to play a central leadership role in local philanthropy by mobilizing local resources and empowering the local actors to address the community needs.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$36,00001/06/2021 - 31/05/2022grantactive
Fundația pentru Dezvoltarea Societății CivileInstitutional support and research infrastructure

Further strengthen FDSC in its role to facilitate cooperation within and outside the civil society sector, and to establish a starting point for possible further investments in developing the research infrastructure for civil society.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$67,00001/05/2021 - 30/04/2022grantactive
Transylvania Institute of TechnologyInnovation Labs

Consolidate the national Innovation Labs pre-accelerator program in all five university centers while simultaneously building a supportive alumni network.

Entrepreneurship in higher education$19,67528/04/2021 - 28/02/2022grantactive
Asociația Code for RomaniaCode for Romania

Supporting Code for Romania to further develop its capacity and increase its sustainability.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$128,00016/04/2021 - 15/04/2022grantactive
Federația Fundațiile Comunitare din RomâniaCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of FFCR II

Programul își propune să consolideze capacitatea FFCR de a reprezenta și a susține toți membrii săi pentru schimbare socială.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$15,00001/04/2021 - 31/03/2022grantactiv
Asociația Ivan Patzaichin - Mila 23Eco Destination in Danube Delta

Accelerate the development of ecotourism in Danube Delta, as a tool for local economic development, by creating an ecotourism product that will facilitate tourists’ access to more areas in the Delta.

Local Development through Ecotourism$25,00015/03/2021 - 14/03/2022grantactive
Fundația pentru ParteneriatCapacity building - Development of Ecotourism Destinations

Strengthening the organizational/institutional capacity of the destination’s management, and improving communication and promotion of the seven destinations.

Local Development through Ecotourism$548,64001/02/2017 - 30/09/2019grantfinalized
Centrul de Resurse pentru Participare PublicăPublic Participation Awards Gala 2021

Supporting the G3P event that recognizes successful advocacy campaigns developed by citizens and NGOs, as well as best practices of public authorities in consulting the citizens in community matters.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$5,00022/02/2021 - 21/07/2021grantactive
Fundația Comunitară BrașovReserve Fund Challenge

Reserve Fund Challenge.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$11,90606/12/2017 - 30/09/2022grantactive
Fundația ProgressCode Kids - Program Your Future!

Providing access for children from rural areas and small towns to learning basic coding, through a service hosted by public libraries.

Other$111,00020/01/2021 - 19/01/2022grantactive
Fundația Comunitară MureșReserve Fund Challenge

Reserve Fund Challenge

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$18,19506/12/2017 - 30/09/2022grantactive
Centrul de Mediere și Securitate ComunitarăPRI - Bridge loan

Bridge loan.

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$40,00016/12/2020 - 30/07/2022PRIactive
Junior Achievement RomaniaEntrepreneurial University – third edition

Provides directed support to university professors through small grants and modules on entrepreneurship and design thinking.

Entrepreneurship in higher education$100,00021/12/2020 - 20/12/2021grantactive
British CouncilEducation for Ecotourism – English for Community

Contribute to the development of the ecotourism destinations by building the English language skills of the young by improving the quality of English teaching in schools and the offer of local libraries (resources and activities) for learning English. In this phase, the model of teachers training, designed and tested in the previous phase, will become less dependent on British Council, with mobilization of local stakeholders and better integration in the public system.

Local Development through Ecotourism$75,80017/12/2020 - 16/12/2021grantactive
Fundația Comunitară BrașovCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Prahova Community Foundation II

Consolidate the community foundation’s capacity to play a central leadership role in local philanthropy by mobilizing local resources and empowering the local actors to address the community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$25,00015/01/2021 - 14/01/2022grantactive
Fundația Comunitară OradeaReserve Fund Challenge

Reserve Fund Challenge

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$27,07606/12/2017 - 30/09/2022grantactive
Fundația Comunitară TimișoaraCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Timișoara Community Foundation II

Consolidate the community foundation’s capacity to play a central leadership role in local philanthropy by mobilizing local resources and empowering the local actors to address the community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$25,00015/01/2021 - 14/01/2022grantactive
Fundatia Comunitară GalațiCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Galați Community Foundation II

Consolidate the community foundation’s capacity to play a central leadership role in local philanthropy by mobilizing local resources and empowering the local actors to address the community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$25,00015/01/2021 - 14/01/2022grantactive
Fundația Civitas pentru Societatea CivilăAgricultural High Schools – Work-based Learning

Supporting agricultural high schools in adopting modern teaching in specialized areas and attracting more and better prepared students by scaling-up of the models developed in the previous phase through dissemination and training for teachers.

Other$102,43601/01/2021 - 31/12/2021grantactive
Universitatea din BucureștiInternational Computer and Information Literacy Study 2023

Co-fund Romania's participation in the International Computer and Information Literacy Study 2023 (ICILS).

Civic Education$30,00001/01/2021 - 31/12/2024grantactive
Fundația Comunitară PrahovaCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Prahova Community Foundation II

Consolidate the community foundation’s capacity to play a central leadership role in local philanthropy by mobilizing local resources and empowering the local actors to address the community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$25,00009/12/2020 - 08/12/2021grantactive
World Vision RomaniaAgricultural High Schools - Proud To Be A Farmer

Supporting agricultural high schools in adopting modern teaching in specialized areas and attracting more and better prepared students. Improve the understanding of agricultural education needs among agribusinesses and public authorities through communication.

Other$98,80001/01/2021 - 31/12/2021grantactive
Centrul Român de Politici EuropeneAgricultural High Schools – Research and Advocacy

Advocate public authorities to adopt and implement policies better adapted to the real needs of agricultural high schools.

Other$46,70001/12/2020 - 30/11/2021grantactive
Junior Achievement RomaniaAgricultural High Schools- AgriBusiness in School

Support agricultural high school in offering quality entrepreneurial training, thus improving students’ entrepreneurial skills and raising their chances to become future viable farmers.

Other$84,10001/12/2020 - 30/11/2021gratntactive
Fundația Comunitară Țara FăgărașuluiReserve Fund Challenge

Reserve Fund Challenge

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$15,07706/12/2017 - 30/09/2022grantactive
Centrul de Evaluare și Analize EducaționalePhysics Curriculum Reform (Fizica Altfel) - Consolidating the use of IBL in teaching Physics

The program aims to improve scientific literacy of Romanian students, by changing the way Physics and other sciences are taught in schools, moving from a formal and abstract teaching to more engaging approaches.

STEM Education$231,91405/08/2020 - 04/08/2022grantactive
Federația Fundațiile Comunitare din RomâniaNational Support Program for Community Foundations 2020-2022

Further strengthen and consolidate the community foundations’ capacity to play a central leadership role in local philanthropy by mobilizing local resources and empowering the local actors to address the community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$125,00029/07/2020 - 28/07/2022grantactive
Asociația Teach for RomaniaTeach for Romania – Maturity Stage and Digitalization

Help the organization continue its growth and expansion in new territories, despite the forthcoming economic crisis, by providing support for the core program and for organizational restructuring.

Other priorities$280,00002/07/2020 - 01/07/2022grantactive
Centrul de Resurse în ComunicareOnline School (Școala pe Net)

Test the usability of a well curated selection of online educational contents for Mathematics from Khan Academy, and to build a case study for a larger intervention, with a more complex theory of change, including teacher training, and a significantly larger volume of educational contents.

STEM Education$15,00002/07/2020 - 01/12/2020grantactive
Fundația Comunitară SibiuCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Sibiu Community Foundation II

Consolidate the community foundation’s capacity to play a central leadership role in local philanthropy by mobilizing local resources and empowering the local actors to address the community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$60,00001/07/2020 - 30/06/2022grantactive
Fundația Comunitară MureșCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Mureș Community Foundation II

Consolidate the community foundation’s capacity to play a central leadership role in local philanthropy by mobilizing local resources and empowering the local actors to address the community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$50,00001/07/2020 - 30/06/2022grantactive
Asociația pentru Relații ComunitareCommunity Foundations: Support for Community Foundations

Support the community foundations to play a central leadership role in local philanthropy by mobilizing local resources and empowering the local actors to address the community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$146,96501/07/2020 - 30/06/2022grantactive
Fundația Friends for FriendsMarketing and Communication Polyclinic IV - Growing the Capacity of RAF partners

Develop the capacity of some of RAF's grantees to better navigate the current crisis and, in the case of Food Hubs, to maximize the growth of business in a sustainable manner.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$340,52001/07/2020 - 30/06/2022grantactive
Fundația AshokaAshoka - Consolidating a Changemaking Romania

Further support Fundația Ashoka to consolidate its position as convener of expertise, ecosystem builder and supporter of changemakers in Romania

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$240,00001/07/2020 - 30/06/2022grantactive
Fundația Comunitară OradeaCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Oradea Community Foundation II

Consolidate the community foundation’s capacity to play a central leadership role in local philanthropy by mobilizing local resources and empowering the local actors to address the community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$50,00001/07/2020 - 30/06/2022grantactive
Fundația Comunitară ClujCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Cluj Community Foundation II

Consolidate the community foundation’s capacity to play a central leadership role in local philanthropy by mobilizing local resources and empowering the local actors to address the community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$50,00016/06/2020 - 15/06/2022grantactive
Fundația Friends for FriendsAgricultural High Schools – Communication Campaign

Improve the communication of the Agricultural School Program to increase the number of students choosing agricultural high schools and to improve the reputation of agricultural education as a route to become farmer

Other$17,50002/06/2020 - 28/02/2021grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară BacăuCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Bacău Community Foundation II

Consolidate the community foundation’s capacity to play a central leadership role in local philanthropy by mobilizing local resources and empowering the local actors to address the community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$50,00001/06/2020 - 31/05/2022grantactive
Fundația Comunitară IașiReserve Fund Challenge

Reserve Fund Challenge

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$72,87306/12/2017 - 30/09/2022grantactive
Fundația Comunitară Țara FăgărașuluiCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Țara Făgărașului Community Foundation II

 

Consolidate the community foundation’s capacity to play a central leadership role in local philanthropy by mobilizing local resources and empowering the local actors to address the community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$50,00001/06/2020 - 31/05/2022grantactive
Asociația Code for RomaniaCode for Romania - Funding Donors Data Platform

Developing a platform dedicated to funders all across Romania in order to increase the transparency levels on spending in the non-profit sector and how it correlates with impact, sustainability and systemic change.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$5,60415/05/2020 - 14/05/2022grantactive
Fundația Comunitară IașiCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Iași Community Foundation II

Consolidate the community foundation’ capacity to play a central leadership role in local philanthropy by mobilizing local resources and empowering the local actors to address the community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$50,00011/05/2020 - 10/05/2022grantactive
Fundația Comunitară din Odorheiu SecuiescCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Odorheiu Secuiesc Community Foundation II

Consolidate the community foundation’ capacity to play a central leadership role in local philanthropy by mobilizing local resources and empowering the local actors to address the community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$50,00008/05/2020 - 07/05/2022grantactive
Asociația pentru Relații ComunitareFrom Crisis to Resilience

Strengthen ARC to be able to continue advancing philanthropy in Romania, helping channel people’s resources and generosity to build stronger communities.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$45,00001/05/2020 - 31/12/2020grantfinalized
World Vision RomaniaAgricultural High-schools Program - year 1 and 2

Supporting eight agricultural high schools to create real-life internship models and to promote agricultural opportunities in the community in order to attract more and more motivated students.

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$200,00020/10/2015 - 31/12/2017grantfinalized
Fundația pentru Dezvoltarea Societății CivileCOVID Response

Strengthen FDSC to be able to respond to the increasing needs of the NGO sector as a result of the pandemic.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$50,00001/05/2020 - 30/04/2021grantactive
Asociația CalemisInnovation Labs Iași

Consolidating the national Innovation Labs pre-accelerator program while simultaneously building a supportive alumni network. Enhancing the Iași Innovation Labs community and creating a sustainable model for future renditions.

Entrepreneurship in higher education$22,47506/04/2020 - 30/04/2021grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară GalațiCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – third edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$3,00005/02/2020 - 23/07/2020grantfinalized
Universitatea din BucureștiRAF Postdoctoral Fellowship in Science Education

A two-year postdoctoral fellowship in education, with a focus on STEM education and policy, to consolidate the University of Bucharest's emerging nucleus of expertise.

STEM Education$40,00001/03/2020 - 31/08/2022grantactive
Asociația pentru Educație AntreprenorialăCapacity building

Development of a 5-year coherent strategy.

Entrepreneurship in higher education$15,00020/12/2019 - 18/08/2020grantfinalized
Fundația Civitas pentru Societatea CivilăCoopNet - Learning and growing together

Assist small farmers by including their voice in policy development and securing relevant funding opportunities while providing necessary capacity development education for future cooperative professionalization.

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$199,97001/01/2020 - 31/12/2021grantactive
Fundația Comunitară TimișoaraCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – third edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$15,38527/11/2019 - 25/03/2021grantfinalized
Universitatea din BucureștiInternational Civic and Citizenship Education Survey 2022

Co-fund the participation of Romania in the International Civic and Citizenship Education Survey 2022.

STEM Education$40,00025/11/2019 - 30/04/2024grantactive
Asociația Code for RomaniaCode for Romania - Funding Donors Data Platform

Developing a platform dedicated to funders all across Romania in order to increase the transparency levels on spending in the non-profit sector and how it correlates with impact, sustainability and systemic change.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$2,23011/10/2019 - 28/02/2020grantfinalized
Fundația AshokaAshoka Romania - Everyone a Changemaker

Continue the transfer of core technical knowledge from Ashoka’s global network in order to identify and support exceptional local social entrepreneurs to scale their social impact.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$113,62601/10/2019 - 31/05/2020grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară BucureștiCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Bucharest Community Foundation II

Consolidate the community foundation’s capacity to play a central leadership role in local philanthropy by mobilizing local resources and empowering the local actors to address the community needs.

STEM Education$69,00001/10/2019 - 16/06/2022grantactive
Fundația Comunitară BacăuReserve Fund Challenge

Reserve Fund Challenge

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$5,87906/12/2017 - 30/09/2022grantactive
Local Hub SRLPRI - working capital

Cash flow loan (working capital).

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$40,00026/07/2019 - 30/06/2021PRIactive
Fundația pentru ParteneriatGreen Entrepreneurship (3) – Development of Ecotourism Destinations in Romania

Consolidate the seven ecotourism destinations and the development of the country-wide network of ecotourism destinations.

Local Development through Ecotourism$1,275,00001/08/2019 - 31/07/2022grantactive
Fundația Comunitară din Odorheiu SecuiescReserve Fund Challenge

Reserve Fund Challenge

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$30,30406/12/2017 - 30/09/2022grantactive
Centrul pentru Jurnalism IndependentTeaching Media Literacy

Refine a sustainable intervention model for building media literacy competencies for high school students and prepare for its scale up.

Civic Education$236,00001/01/2020 - 31/12/2021grantactive
TechSoup RomâniaAccelerate Your Computer Science Teaching (3)

TechSoup will implement and adjust identified components to reach the desired level of effectiveness, scalability and sustainability to create relevant effects on both teachers and students.

STEM Education$350,00001/05/2019 - 30/06/2022grantactive
Federația Fundațiile Comunitare din RomâniaCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of FFCR

The program aims to strengthen FFCR’s capacity to represent and support all of its members in their efforts to generate social change.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$50,00001/05/2019 - 31/03/2021grantfinalized
Fundația Noi OrizonturiEducation for Ecotourism: Green Impact II

Improve the sustainability of Green Impact Program.

Other$260,00001/04/2019 - 31/03/2022grantactive
Asociația RopotInnoteque Conference II

The second edition of Innoteque conference focused on the ways in which Romania can develop a strong innovation ecosystem, leveraging the experiences from more advanced ecosystems (US, Israel, Austria, Netherlands, France,) and sharing approaches to foster innovation

Entrepreneurship in higher education$14,99525/03/2019 - 25/05/2019grantactive
Asociația EnvisionGalantom peer-to-peer fundraising

Accelerate the development of the Galantom fundraising platform.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$85,00001/04/2019 - 31/03/2021grantactive
Asociația Media DoRPRI - working capital

Support for business model reengineering.

Other priorities$100,00011/03/2019 - 28/02/2023PRIactive
Federația Fundațiile Comunitare din RomâniaCommunity Foundations: National Support and Synergy for the Științescu Fund - Year 3

Facilitating and synergy growth among the community foundations network, for the development of the Științescu Fund, aiming to to create a learning environment, with a common space to share resources, good practices and lessons learned, that will increase community foundations’ capacity to be more efficient and effective in running, documenting and communicating the process and results of the Științescu Fund to various stakeholders.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$50,00007/03/2019 - 31/03/2020grantfinalized
Centrul de Resurse pentru Participare PublicăPublic Participation Awards Gala 2019

Supporting the G3P event that recognizes successful advocacy campaigns developed by citizens and NGOs, as well as best practices of public authorities in consulting the citizens in community matters.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$7,00011/03/2019 - 10/07/2019grantfinalized
RosencInnovation Labs Timișoara

Consolidating the national Innovation Labs pre-accelerator program while simultaneously building a supportive alumni network. Enhancing the Timișoara Innovation Labs community and creating a sustainable model for future renditions.

Entrepreneurship in higher education$41,25022/02/2019 - 30/11/2020grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară Țara FăgărașuluiMarketing & Communication Polyclinic: Țara Făgărașului Is Home

Increase the capacity of RAF program partners, improve the visibility of the impact achieved by successfully communicating through a wide variety of mediums to varied stakeholders.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$5,00015/02/2019 - 14/10/2019grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară BacăuMarketing & Communication Polyclinic: the Diaspora is Home

Increase the capacity of RAF program partners, improve the visibility of the impact achieved by successfully communicating through a wide variety of mediums to varied stakeholders.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$5,00014/02/2019 - 31/10/2019grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară PrahovaMarketing & Communication Polyclinic: Ploiești half-marathon campaign

Increase the capacity of RAF program partners, improve the visibility of the impact achieved by successfully communicating through a wide variety of mediums to varied stakeholders.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$5,00012/02/2019 - 12/08/2019grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară IașiMarketing & Communication Polyclinic: Swimathon Iași Campaign

Increase the capacity of RAF program partners, improve the visibility of the impact achieved by successfully communicating through a wide variety of mediums to varied stakeholders.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$5,00007/02/2019 - 07/08/2019grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară ClujMarketing & Communication Polyclinic: 65+ Program

Increase the capacity of RAF program partners, improve the visibility of the impact achieved by successfully communicating through a wide variety of mediums to varied stakeholders.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$5,00005/02/2019 - 05/08/2019grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară din Odorheiu SecuiescMarketing & Communication Polyclinic: People of Odorhei Worldwide

Increase the capacity of RAF program partners, improve the visibility of the impact achieved by successfully communicating through a wide variety of mediums to varied stakeholders.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$3,00005/02/2019 - 30/09/2019grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară BucureștiMarketing & Communication Polyclinic: communication and fundraising campaign for the ”Well-prepared Bucharest” initiative

Increase the capacity of RAF program partners, improve the visibility of the impact achieved by successfully communicating through a wide variety of mediums to varied stakeholders.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$5,00005/02/2019 - 29/02/2020grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară BrașovMarketing & Communication Polyclinic: Promotiong Good Initiatives in Brașov

Increase the capacity of RAF program partners, improve the visibility of the impact achieved by successfully communicating through a wide variety of mediums to varied stakeholders.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$5,00005/02/2019 - 05/08/2019grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară MureșMarketing & Communication Polyclinic: Building Trust in Civic Initiatives Campaign

Increase the capacity of RAF program partners, improve the visibility of the impact achieved by successfully communicating through a wide variety of mediums to varied stakeholders.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$5,00005/02/2019 - 05/08/2019grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară GalațiMarketing & Communication Polyclinic: Rebranding and Communication Stratefy for Fundația Comunitară Galați

Increase the capacity of RAF program partners, improve the visibility of the impact achieved by successfully communicating through a wide variety of mediums to varied stakeholders.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$5,00005/02/2019 - 30/09/2019grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară TimișoaraMarketing and communication polyclinic: Communication CAmpaign FACEM program

Increase the capacity of RAF program partners, improve the visibility of the impact achieved by successfully communicating through a wide variety of mediums to varied stakeholders.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$5,00005/02/2019 - 05/08/2019grantfinalized
Asociația Tech LoungeInnovation Labs - Consolidation Stage

Capacity building for Innovation Labs local partners for long-term sustainability.

Entrepreneurship in higher education$409,95523/01/2019 - 28/02/2022grantactive
Centrul de Evaluare și Analize EducaționaleFizica Altfel (Physics Curriculum Reform) - Impact Study Design

Support for methodological design, the first phase of an impact study of the Fizica altfel program.

STEM Education$124,50001/01/2019 - 30/06/2021grantactive
Junior Achievement RomaniaEntrepreneurial University - second edition

To work with 17 previously established and equipped university hubs in developing entrepreneurial education services, providing training and facilitation for the university hubs to offer education activities in cooperation with the local business community.

Entrepreneurship in higher education$260,00019/12/2018 - 15/02/2021grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară BrașovCommunity Foundations: Capacity Building for the Brașov Community Foundation

The program aims to strengthen the community foundation’s capacity to act as a reliable and sustainable local grant-making organizations that plays a central leadership role in mobilizing local resources to address the local community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$40,00020/12/2018 - 20/11/2020grantactive
Asociația Code for RomaniaCode for Romania

Support the organizational development of Asociația Code for Romania, in view of increasing its sustainability and maintaining and scaling its successful activities.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$418,80001/01/2019 - 15/04/2021grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară GalațiCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Galați Community Foundation

The program aims to strengthen the community foundation’s capacity to act as a reliable and sustainable local grant-making organizations that plays a central leadership role in mobilizing local resources to address the local community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$55,00011/12/2018 - 31/12/2020grantactive
Asociația Media DORSolutions Journalism: Reconstruction and Resilience

Using solutions journalism to help society multiply success stories, and recover faster from the economic, psychological, and personal crises caused by the pandemic.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$432,41701/01/2019 - 31/12/2021grantactive
Fundația Comunitară DâmbovițaCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Dâmbovița Community Foundation

The program aims to strengthen the community foundation’s capacity to act as a reliable and sustainable local grant-making organizations that plays a central leadership role in mobilizing local resources to address the local community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$1,72710/12/2018 - 28/01/2019grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară GalațiCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund - second edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$16,50003/12/2018 - 31/12/2020grantactive
Asociația Expert ForumStrengthening the capacity of the NGO sector in Romania to comply with GDPR and AML legislation

Strengthening the capacity of the NGO sector in Romania to comply with GDPR and AML legislation

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$73,00001/12/2018 - 28/02/2021grantfinalized
Institutul Intercultutal TimișoaraPRI, Bridge loan, EU-funded projects

Cash-flow loan for EU-funded project.

Other priorities$60,00027/11/2018 - 31/05/2019PRIfinalized
Fundația Comunitară TimișoaraCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Timișoara Community Foundation

The program aims to strengthen the community foundation’s capacity to act as a reliable and sustainable local grant-making organizations that plays a central leadership role in mobilizing local resources to address the local community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$40,00003/12/2018 - 02/11/2020grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară TimișoaraCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund - second edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$21,00015/11/2018 - 30/11/2019grantfinalized
Fundația pentru Dezvoltarea Societății CivilePRI, Bridge loan, EU-funded projects

Cash-flow loan for EU-funded project.

Other$200,00010/10/2018 - 30/04/2021PRIfinalized
Fundația Comunitară BucureștiCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund - second edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$21,00001/10/2018 - 15/03/2020grantfinalized
Fundatia Comunitară din Odorheiu SecuiescCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – third edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$11,27020/09/2018 - 31/12/2019grantfinalized
Asociația Expert ForumAssessing the impact of GDPR and AML legislation on the NGO sector in Romania

EFOR will analyze the GDPR and AMP legislation and its impact on the NGO sector in Romania, in view of identifying tools to increase the capacity of the sector to better cope with the exiting and new legal requirements.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$14,85001/08/2018 - 30/11/2018grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară ClujCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Cluj Community Foundation

The program aims to strengthen the community foundation’s capacity to act as a reliable and sustainable local grant-making organizations that plays a central leadership role in mobilizing local resources to address the local community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$48,00016/07/2018 - 15/06/2020grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară SibiuCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Sibiu Community Foundation

The program aims to strengthen the community foundation’s capacity to act as a reliable and sustainable local grant-making organizations that plays a central leadership role in mobilizing local resources to address the local community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$40,00005/07/2018 - 05/06/2020grantfinalized
One World RomâniaOne World Romania at School

Stimulate the use of documentary films on human rights as a learning aid for civic education during classes and extracurricular activities.

Civic Education$75,00001/07/2018 - 31/01/2020grantfinalized
Asociația pentru Relații ComunitareDevelopment of Community Foundations in Romania (4) - Support for New Community Foundations Initiatives

Support for setting up new community foundations and for the revision of the strategic plans of the existing ones.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$189,42720/06/2018 - 20/06/2020grantfinalized
Fundația pentru Dezvoltarea Societății CivileOrganizational support

Organizational support.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$14,50020/06/2018 - 19/10/2018grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară MureșCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Mureș Community Foundation

The program aims to strengthen the community foundation’s capacity to act as a reliable and sustainable local grant-making organizations that plays a central leadership role in mobilizing local resources to address the local community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$40,00015/06/2018 - 15/05/2020grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară MureșCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – third edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$17,00007/06/2018 - 30/11/2019grantactive
Fundația NESsT RomaniaSocial enterprise sustainability research

The aim of this program is to showcase the current level of investment readiness among the Romanian social enterprises sector that would allow stakeholders to make informed and relevant strategic decisions and social investments in supporting the sector.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$20,00004/06/2018 - 15/12/2018grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară BrașovCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – third edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$18,00030/04/2018 - 31/12/2020grantactive
Fundația Comunitară BacăuCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Bacău Community Foundation

The program aims to strengthen the community foundation’s capacity to act as a reliable and sustainable local grant-making organizations that plays a central leadership role in mobilizing local resources to address the local community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$40,00020/04/2018 - 19/03/2020grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară IașiCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Iași Community Foundation

The program aims to strengthen the community foundation’s capacity to act as a reliable and sustainable local grant-making organizations that plays a central leadership role in mobilizing local resources to address the local community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$40,00020/04/2018 - 19/03/2020grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară PrahovaCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Prahova Community Foundation

The program aims to strengthen the community foundation’s capacity to act as a reliable and sustainable local grant-making organizations that plays a central leadership role in mobilizing local resources to address the local community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$40,00017/04/2018 - 16/03/2020grantfinalized
Asociația Română de Dezbateri, Oratorie și RetoricăDebate Program in Schools (3)

Expand the use of debate as an educational tool in different formats (curricular, trans-curricular and extra-curricular) to build and consolidate students’ civic attitudes and critical thinking abilities.

Civic Education$220,00001/04/2018 - 31/10/2021grantactive
Fundația Comunitară OradeaCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Oradea Community Foundation

The program aims to strengthen the community foundation’s capacity to act as a reliable and sustainable local grant-making organizations that plays a central leadership role in mobilizing local resources to address the local community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$40,00026/03/2018 - 26/02/2020grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară BucureștiCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of București Community Foundation

The program aims to strengthen the community foundation’s capacity to act as a reliable and sustainable local grant-making organizations that plays a central leadership role in mobilizing local resources to address the local community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$40,00026/03/2018 - 26/02/2020grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară Țara FăgărașuluiCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Țara Făgărașului Community Foundation

The program aims to strengthen the community foundation’s capacity to act as a reliable and sustainable local grant-making organizations that plays a central leadership role in mobilizing local resources to address the local community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$40,00026/03/2018 - 26/02/2020grantfinalized
Centrul pentru Educație Economică și Dezvoltare din RomâniaAgricultural High-schools program - year 3

Improve the capacity of agricultural schools by expanding the teams of teachers from the six schools part of the previous grants and train teachers from the new lot. Also, schools will receive regular information about funding opportunities (eligibility, priorities etc.) and will have access to in-depth consultancy on demand.

Other$101,38501/03/2018 - 31/05/2020grantfinalized
Fundatia Comunitară din Odorheiu SecuiescCommunity Foundations: Capacity building of Odorheiu Secuiesc Community Foundation

The program aims to strengthen the community foundation’s capacity to act as a reliable and sustainable local grant-making organizations that plays a central leadership role in mobilizing local resources to address the local community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$40,00001/03/2018 - 31/01/2020grantfinalized
Federația Fundațiile Comunitare din RomâniaCommunity Foundations: National Support for Științescu Fund - Year 2

The Federation of Community Foundations in Romania acts as facilitator and synergy developer within the network of community foundations, for the development of the Științescu Fund. The program aims to create a learning environment, with a common space to share resources, good practices and lessons learned, that will increase community foundations’ capacity to be more efficient and effective in running, documenting and communicating the process and results of the Științescu Fund to various stakeholders.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$53,39501/03/2018 - 28/02/2019grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară OradeaCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – third edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$19,00001/03/2018 - 30/09/2019grantfinalized
Fundația ProgressCode Kids - Coding for Kids in Libraries

Providing access for children from rural areas and small towns to learning basic coding, through a service hosted by public libraries.

Other$300,00017/01/2018 - 16/01/2021grantactive
Centrul de Resurse pentru Participare PublicăPublic Participation Awards Gala 2018

Supporting the ninth annual G3P event that recognizes successful advocacy campaigns developed by citizens and NGOs, as well as best practices of public authorities in consulting the citizens in community matters.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$5,00016/01/2018 - 15/05/2018grantfinalized
Asociația Nație prin EducațieFirst Tech Challenge Romania, year 2

Encourage students from all educational backgrounds to learn and develop 21st century skills that would help them in their future careers by promoting “learning by doing“ Robotics.

STEM Education$150,00015/12/2017 - 31/05/2019grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară PrahovaCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund - second edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$30,50015/12/2017 - 24/05/2021grantactive
Fundația CIVITAS pentru Societatea CivilăAgricultural High-schools program - Hubs for the Development of Small and Medium Farms

To transform agricultural schools into an effective route for the professionalization of future small and medium farmers. Third phase of the program started with a design phase and piloted for two years

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$266,02503/01/2018 - 31/07/2021grantactive
World Vision RomaniaAgricultural High-schools program - Hubs for the Development of Small and Medium Farms

To transform agricultural schools into an effective route for the professionalization of future small and medium farmers. Third phase of the program started with a design phase and piloted for two years.

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$268,47503/01/2018 - 31/07/2021grantfinalized
One World RomaniaMarketing and Communication Polyclinic: OWR Awareness Campaign

Awareness campaign. Increase the capacity of RAF program partners and the visibility of the impact achieved by partners through RAF programs. Further impart and validate the value of program partner products and learnings by successfully communicating through a wide variety of mediums to varied stakeholders.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$3,00003/01/2018 - 30/06/2018grantfinalized
Institutul Intercultural TimișoaraMarketing and Communication Polyclinic: in a relationship with our teachers

Increase the capacity and the visibility of the impact achieved by IIT through RAF programs. Further impart and validate the value of IIT products and learnings by successfully communicating through a wide variety of mediums to varied stakeholders.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$3,00003/01/2018 - 30/06/2018grantactive
Centrul pentru Educație Economică și Dezvoltare din RomâniaMarketing and Communication Polyclinic: CEED annual report reshaping

Increase the capacity  and the visibility of the impact achieved by of CEED through RAF programs. Further impart and validate the value of CEED products and learnings by successfully communicating through a wide variety of mediums to varied stakeholders.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$3,00003/01/2018 - 30/06/2018grantfinalized
World Vision RomaniaMarketing and Communication Polyclinic: ”Proud to Be a Farmer!”

Communication Campaign: ”Proud to Be a Farmer!” Increase the capacity of RAF program partners and the visibility of the impact achieved. Further impart and validate the value of program partner products and learnings by successfully communicating through a wide variety of mediums to varied stakeholders.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$3,00003/01/2018 - 30/06/2018grantfinalized
Progress FoundationMarketing and Communication Polyclinic: CodeKids

Creating a CodeKids brand for coding activities. Increase the capacity of RAF program partners and the visibility of the impact achieved by partners through RAF programs. Further impart and validate the value of program partner products and learnings by successfully communicating through a wide variety of mediums to varied stakeholders.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$3,00003/01/2018 - 30/06/2018grantfinalized
Centrul pentru Jurnalism IndependentMarketing and Communication Polyclinic: CJI re-branding

Increase the communication capacity of CJI and the visibility of the impact achieved. Re-branding and reposistioning. Further impart and validate the value of CJI products and learnings by successfully communicating through a wide variety of mediums to varied stakeholders.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$3,00003/01/2018 - 31/05/2018grantfinalized
Fundația Noi OrizonturiMarketing and Communication Polyclinic: FNO communication strategy

Capacity building and aligning communication with the organization's new strategy.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$3,00003/01/2018 - 30/06/2018grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară BacăuCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – third edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$19,00015/12/2017 - 15/09/2019grantfinalized
Asociația Română de Dezbateri, Oratorie și RetoricăMarketing and Communication Polyclinic: ARDOR Corporate Debate Courses

Increase the capacity and the visibility of the impact achieved by ARDOR through RAF programs. Further impart and validate the value of ARDOR products and learnings by successfully communicating through a wide variety of mediums to varied stakeholders.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$3,00003/01/2018 - 30/06/2018grantfinalized
Centrul Român de Politici EuropeneMarketing and Communication Polyclinic: CRPE is getting connected

Increase the capacity of CRPE and the visibility of the impact achieved  through RAF programs. Further impart and validate the value of CRPE programs and learnings by successfully communicating through a wide variety of mediums to varied stakeholders.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$3,00003/01/2018 - 30/06/2018grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară DâmbovițaCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – first edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$8,40015/12/2017 - 28/01/2019grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară TimișoaraCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – first edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.  

STEM Education$26,19415/12/2017 - 30/11/2018grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară IașiCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – third edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$18,75015/12/2017 - 15/07/2019grantfinalized
Fundația Civitas pentru Societatea CivilăMarketing and Communication Polyclinic: Civitas CSR Campaign

Increase the capacity and the visibility of the impact achieved by Civitas through RAF programs. Further impart and validate the value of Civitas products and learnings by successfully communicating through a wide variety of mediums to varied stakeholders.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$3,00003/01/2018 - 30/06/2018grantfinalized
Junior Achievement RomâniaAgricultural High-schools program - year 3, 4 and 5

Improve the capacity of eight agricultural schools to provide hands-on entrepreneurial education for agribusiness and career counselling.

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$250,00001/12/2017 - 30/11/2020grantfinalized
Centrul Român pentru Politici EuropeneAgricultural High-schools program - year 3

Research and advocacy for positioning agricultural high-schools as hubs.

Other$130,53223/11/2017 - 30/04/2021grantfinalized
TechSoupAccelerate Your Computer Science Teaching (2)

The program aims to make computer science education in public schools more relevant for students (e.g. using learning-by-doing methods; developing skills such as creativity, cooperation etc.; more connected with the IT industry).

STEM Education$90,00001/12/2017 - 31/01/2019grantfinalized
Asociația Română de LiterațieReading to Learn (4)

Empower teachers from six schools to consolidate their practice, become inspirational models and advocates on improving students’ literacy and thus creating better premises for further development of the initiative.

Other$52,00016/11/2017 - 31/01/2019grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară SibiuCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – third edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$19,00009/11/2017 - 31/10/2021grantactive
World Vision RomaniaFood Hub Start-up

To pilot the development of a Food Hub to act as sustainable intermediaries that provide access to market for small and medium sized farmers in the Ialomița, Vâlcea, Dolj, and Vaslui counties.

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$214,58801/10/2017 - 31/03/2020grantfinalized
Fundația comunitară din Odorheiu SecuiescCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund - second edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$11,88426/09/2017 - 31/12/2018grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară BrașovCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund - second edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$19,00026/09/2017 - 01/03/2019grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară GalațiRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$5,00020/09/2017 - 20/09/2018grantfinalized
British CouncilEducation for Ecotourism - English for Community

Contribute to the development of the ecotourism destinations by building the English language skills of the young. The program aims to improve the quality of English teaching in schools and the offer of local libraries (resources and activities) for learning English.

Local Development through Ecotourism$246,23630/10/2017 - 29/10/2020grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară MureșRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00007/09/2017 - 06/03/2018grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară ClujRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00001/09/2017 - 31/03/2018grantfinalized
Fundația Centrul de Mediere și Securitate Comunitară (CMSC)Food Hub Start-up

To pilot the development of a Food Hub to act as sustainable intermediaries that provide access to market for small and medium sized farmers in the Iași region.

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$293,95201/09/2017 - 28/02/2022grantactive
Fundația Comunitară DâmbovițaRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$1,63001/09/2017 - 31/08/2018grantfinalized
Fundația Open FieldsFood Hub Start-up

To pilot the development of a Food Hub to act as sustainable intermediaries that provide access to market for small and medium sized farmers in the Vatra Dornei region.

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$295,40001/08/2017 - 31/01/2022grantactive
Fundația Civitas pentru Societatea Civilă Odorheiu SecuiescFood Hub Start-up

Pilot for the development of a Food Hub to act as sustainable intermediaries that provide access to market for small and medium sized farmers in the Odorheiu Secuiesc region.

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$295,40301/08/2017 - 31/01/2022grantactive
Fundația Civitas pentru Societatea Civilă ClujFood Hub Start-up

Pilot for the development of a Food Hub to act as sustainable intermediaries that provide access to market for small and medium sized farmers in the Cluj region.

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$411,57301/08/2017 - 31/01/2022grantactive
Fundația Comunitară SibiuRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00019/07/2017 - 19/01/2018grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară MureșCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund - second edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.  

STEM Education$15,75006/07/2017 - 31/07/2018grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară BrașovRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00005/07/2017 - 05/07/2018grantactive
Fundația Comunitară OradeaCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund - second edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$21,00004/07/2017 - 31/07/2018grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară BucureștiRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00004/07/2017 - 31/12/2017grantfinalized
Asociația Teach for RomaniaTeach for Romania - sustainable growth

Support Teach for Romania in its consolidation phase so as to be able to advance its mission in Romania in the long-run, focusing on fundraising and communication strategy for sustaining growth, development of the alumni community, and partial funding for two new cohorts of teachers.

Other$340,00003/07/2017 - 08/10/2020grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară TimișoaraRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$3,94504/07/2017 - 04/06/2018grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară PrahovaRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$7,69401/07/2017 - 31/12/2017grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară IașiRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00001/07/2017 - 30/11/2017grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară OradeaRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00001/07/2017 - 31/12/2017grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară din Odorheiu SeciuescRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00001/07/2017 - 31/12/2017grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară BacăuRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00027/06/2017 - 27/12/2017grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară Țara FăgărașuluiRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00015/06/2017 - 15/12/2017grantfinalized
Fundația pentru Dezvoltarea Societății CivilePRI, Capital de lucru

Working capital to support FDSC's cash flow.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$400,00025/03/2021 - 25/03/2021PRIfinalized
Centrul de Evaluare și Analize EducaționalePhysics Curriculum Reform (Fizica altfel)

Improve scientific literacy of Romanian students, by changing the way Physics and other sciences are taught in schools, moving from a formal and abstract teaching to more engaging approaches (e.g. inquiry-based learning).

STEM Education$300,00005/04/2017 - 04/08/2020grantfinalized
Asociația Nație prin EducațieFirst Tech Challenge Romania

Encourage students from all educational backgrounds to learn and develop 21st century skills that would help them in their future careers by promoting “learning by doing“ Robotics.

STEM Education$70,00023/03/2017 - 23/08/2017grantfinalized
Asociația pentru Relații ComunitareDevelopment of Community Foundations in Romania (3): Capacity Building

Strengthen the CFs’ capacity in view of becoming reliable and sustainable local grant-making organizations that play a central leadership role in mobilizing local resources to address the local community needs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$80,00006/03/2017 - 31/03/2019grantfinalized
Institutul Intercultural TimișoaraProject Citizen

Improve the understanding of students regarding the role of public institutions and the relationship between citizens and public authorities by increasing the effectiveness and usage of Project Citizen model in civic education classes.

Civic Education$400,00020/02/2017 - 30/09/2021grantactive
Fundația Friends for FriendsMarketing and Communication Polyclinic III

Improve the communication capacities and the performance in the public relations field for RAF partner NGOs.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$225,63908/02/2017 - 30/09/2020grantfinalized
Centrul de Resurse pentru Participare PublicăPublic Participation Awards Gala 2017

Supporting the G3P event that recognizes successful advocacy campaigns developed by citizens and NGOs, as well as best practices of public authorities in consulting the citizens in community matters.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$4,92715/01/2017 - 15/04/2017grantfinalized
Fundația Civitas pentru Societatea CivilăFood Hub Start-up

Pilot the development of five Food Hubs to  provide access to market for small and medium-sized farmers in Romania.

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$90,02003/01/2017 - 30/06/2017grantfinalized
Fundația Civitas pentru Societatea CivilăCoopNet

Further support the extension of cooperatives in Romania by assisting more initiative groups to effectively access public funds for new associative structures based on the methodology piloted with RAF funding.

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$115,84203/01/2017 - 30/09/2019grantfinalized
Fundația ProgressCode Kids - Coding for Kids in Libraries

Design and test a model for improving the access of children from rural areas and small towns to learning basic coding, hosted by public libraries.

Other$72,00001/01/2017 - 31/12/2017grantfinalized
Centrul pentru Jurnalism IndependentTeaching Media Literacy

Endow young adults with the critical thinking that would allow them to appreciate and respect the role of media in a democratic society, distinguish information from propaganda, and interact with social media in a mindful way.

Civic Education$340,00001/01/2017 - 31/12/2019grantfinalized
Federația Fundațiile Comunitare din RomâniaCommunity Foundations: National Support for Științescu Fund

The Federation of Community Foundations in Romania acts as facilitator and synergy developer within the network of community foundations, for the development of the Științescu Fund. The program aims to create a learning environment, with a common space to share resources, good practices and lessons learned, that will increase community foundations’ capacity to be more efficient and effective in running, documenting and communicating the process and results of the Științescu Fund to various stakeholders.

STEM Education$43,04301/01/2017 - 31/01/2018grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară BrașovCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – first edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$21,32001/01/2017 - 31/01/2018grantactive
Fundația Comunitară GalațiCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – first edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$19,50001/01/2017 - 31/07/2019grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară din Odorheiu SecuiescCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – first edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$16,67401/01/2017 - 31/12/2017grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară SibiuCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund - second edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$21,00001/12/2016 - 15/01/2019grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară BacăuCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund - second edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$21,00001/12/2016 - 30/06/2018grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară IașiCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund - second edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.  

STEM Education$20,62501/12/2016 - 30/06/2018grantfinalized
Asociația Tech LoungeInnovation Labs (3)

The Innovation Labs program continues in the four universities (București, Cluj, Sibiu, Timișoara) and it expands to Iași.  

Entrepreneurship in higher education$380,00005/12/2016 - 31/12/2018grantfinalized
Asociația Teach for RomaniaPRI, Credit Line, EU-funded Projects

Bridge loan (working capital) that will provide Teach for Romania the necessary capital to cover the initial payments/costs until the reimbursement requests are paid by the EACEA.

 

Other$110,00025/11/2016 - 31/03/2019PRIfinalized
Centrul Român de Politici EuropeneRural Entrepreneurship, Phase II

The program will measure the impact of the pilot cooperative development on their communities and will monitor the evolution of the National Development Plan, which is expected to contribute to the development of new cooperatives.

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$60,70003/11/2016 - 31/01/2019grantfinalized
Asociația Funky CitizensGetting Civically Fit

Design and testing phase for a program that aims to combine online and offline resources for civic education in schools in a collaborative effort with NGOs active in civic education and public institutions with a key role in functioning democracies.

Civic Education$45,00003/11/2016 - 04/12/2017grantfinalized
Asociația ROPOTInnoteque

Exposing the participants to the fundamentals of the American and Israeli startup ecosystems and leveraging successful European approaches.

Technology & Innovation$14,98612/09/2016 - 12/11/2016grantfinalized
British CouncilEducation for Ecotourism - English for Community (needs assessment)

Needs assessment for designing an intervention for developing the English language skills of the youth in eco-tourism destinations.

Local Development through Ecotourism$9,00007/09/2016 - 06/12/2016grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară AlbaRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00001/09/2016 - 01/09/2017Grantfinalized
Fundația Noi OrizonturiEducation for Ecotourism: Green Impact

Setting up 30 youth clubs in eco-tourism destinations that will provide learning opportunities for responsible entrepreneurship and community participation of youth.

Local Development through Ecotourism$120,00001/09/2016 - 28/02/2019grantfinalized
Romanian-U.S. Fulbright CommissionFulbright-RAF Scholar Award

The program will provide 24 Romanian professors from technical universities around the country with the opportunity to gain U.S. university-based experience in developing and sustaining entrepreneurship education. In turn, upon returning to Romania, the participating professors would broaden the entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Entrepreneurship in higher education$221,20001/09/2016 - 31/03/2020grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară MureșRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00018/08/2016 - 18/08/2017grantfinalized
AshokaAshoka program launch in Romania

The program aims to introduce and replicate the Ashoka Innovators for the Public model in Romania, to identify and support entrepreneurial individuals with innovative solutions for society’s systemic problems.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$376,37401/09/2016 - 30/11/2018grantfinalized
Asociația Teach for RomaniaTeach for Romania - Year III

The program aims to attract, select and develop talented young people to teach for two-years in Romania’s most challenging schools and support them to become change agents in the Romanian education.

Other$71,73215/07/2016 - 31/12/2016grantfinalized
Fundația Civitas pentru Societatea CivilăStrategy and Organizational Development

The program aims to consolidate CIVITAS’ governance mechanism and processes in an effort to strengthen their leadership role within the rural development sector.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$8,90014/07/2016 - 15/05/2017grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară SibiuRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00015/07/2016 - 15/01/2017grantfinalized
TechSoupAccelerate Your Computer Science Teaching (1)

Pilot for a multi-annual program for computer science teachers to adopt project-based teaching strategies for their class and to create active-learning environments in their schools.

 

STEM Education$50,00001/08/2016 - 31/10/2017grantfinalized
Centrul de Evaluare și Analize EducaționaleInstitutional Consolidation of CEAE

The program supports Centrul de Evaluare și Analize Educaționale in building their fund-raising capacity.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$50,00005/07/2016 - 31/12/2017grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară BrașovRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$5,00001/07/2016 - 01/07/2017grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară IașiRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00001/07/2016 - 01/07/2017grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară BucureștiRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00001/07/2016 - 01/07/2017grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară PrahovaRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$6,09516/06/2016 - 16/06/2017grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară OradeaRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$9,55015/06/2016 - 15/06/2017grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară din Odorheiu SecuiescRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00015/06/2016 - 15/06/2017grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară BacăuRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00009/06/2016 - 09/06/2017grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară Țara FăgărașuluiRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00001/06/2016 - 31/01/2017grantfinalized
Asociația Ivan Patzaichin - Mila 23Romania Powered by Nature

The program provided RAF and its partners a public platform to accentuate their work and policy developments in agriculture and ecotourism.

Other priorities$9,00020/05/2016 - 15/07/2016grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară ClujRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00015/05/2016 - 15/06/2017grantfinalized
Societatea de Științe Matematice din RomâniaSTEM Curriculum Reform – learning from U.S. experience

The program facilitated the exchange of know-how between Romanian and U.S. stakeholders in STEM education.

STEM Education$6,30410/05/2016 - 31/10/2016grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară ClujCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – first edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$7,00009/05/2016 - 04/05/2018grantfinalized
Asociația Română de LiterațieReading to Learn (3)

Provide support to design and test a school-level educational model to develop students’ literacy skills and make policy recommendations for school, county and central decision-makers.

Other$139,54115/04/2016 - 31/08/2017grantfinalized
CIEERAF Scholar Award

Provide 18 Romanian professors from technical universities around the country with the opportunity to gain U.S. university-based experience in developing and sustaining entrepreneurship education. In turn, upon returning to Romania, the participating professors would broaden the entrepreneurial ecosystem.  

Technology & Innovation$1,320,82001/04/2016 - 30/09/2021grantactive
Junior Achievement RomaniaEntrepreneurial University

The program will create a Romanian model for the application of a University entrepreneurial capacity assessment tool and provide 5 universities with accredited entrepreneurship curricula.

Entrepreneurship in higher education$246,10001/04/2016 - 31/05/2018GrantActive
Asociația Expert ForumGreen Entrepreneurship (2) – Development of Ecotourism Destinations in Romania

Continuing the policy research and advocacy efforts for the development of ecotourism destinations in the seven pilot regions in Romania.

Local Development through Ecotourism$29,03301/04/2016 - 31/05/2017grantfinalized
Fundația Friends for FriendsMarketing & Communication Polyclinic II - Development of Ecotourism Destinations

Communication and marketing support for the Destination Management Units in seven destination from the Development of Ecotourism Destinations program.

Local Development through Ecotourism$54,00001/04/2016 - 30/06/2017grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară OradeaCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – first edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.  

STEM Education$26,05521/03/2016 - 01/06/2017grantfinalized
Fundația Civitas pentru Societatea CivilăPRI, Premise acquisition

Mortgage for headquarters acquisition.

Other priorities$105,60007/03/2016 - 25/04/2020PRIactive
Centrul de Evaluare și Analize EducaționaleSTEM Curriculum Reform – learning from U.S. experience

The program facilitated the exchange of know-how between Romanian and U.S. stakeholders in STEM education.

STEM Education$22,67517/02/2016 - 31/10/2016grantfinalized
Federația Fundațiile Comunitare din RomâniaCommunity Foundations: Support for Științescu Fund

Support the Community Foundations to setup local funds on STEM education in order to encourage small scale initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for students from local communities.

STEM Education$3,56201/02/2016 - 29/02/2016grantfinalized
Societetea de Științe Matematice din RomâniaRomanian Mathematics Curriculum

Supporting SSMR to build the expertise and capacity to engage meaningfully in the curriculum reform process for pre-university education.  

Technology & Innovation$106,80901/02/2016 - 30/04/2017grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară BucureștiCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – first edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.  

STEM Education$22,50001/01/2016 - 30/04/2019grantfinalizat
Fundaţia Comunitară SibiuCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – first edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$23,00001/01/2016 - 01/10/2019grantfinalizat
Fundația Comunitară IașiFundații Comunitare: Științescu Fund – first edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.  

 

STEM Education$22,50001/01/2016 - 30/07/2017grantfinalizat
Fundația Comunitară Țara FăgărașuluiCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – first, second and third editions

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.  

STEM Education$56,62501/01/2016 - 30/11/2019grantfinalizat
Fundația Comunitară BacăuCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – first edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community. 

STEM Education$27,50001/01/2016 - 30/06/2017grantfinalizat
Fundația Comunitară PrahovaCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – first edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community. 

STEM Education$22,00001/01/2016 - 30/11/2018grantfinalizat
Fundația Comunitară MureșCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – first edition

Support the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.  

STEM Education$17,00001/01/2016 - 30/06/2017grantfinalizat
German Marshall FundTransatlantic Leadership Initiatives

Doubling the annual number of Romanian leaders eligible to participate in the Marshall Memorial Fellowship program, organized by the GMF in the U.S.A. and Europe.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$75,00015/12/2015 - 31/12/2021grantactiv
Centrul pentru Educație Economică și Dezvoltare din RomâniaAgricultural High-schools Program - year 1 and 2

Supporting eight agricultural schools to improve their ability to attract resources and to plan their development more strategically to make education more relevant to the local economy.

Other$84,00004/01/2016 - 31/12/2017grantfinalized
Institutul Intercultural TimișoaraProject Citizen: the Way Forward

Assess the impact of Project Citizen at school level and develop a strategic plan for consolidating the program, in consultations with key stakeholders at local and national levels.

Civic Education$18,00015/12/2015 - 31/08/2016grantfinalizat
Asociația Media DoREduDoR

Supporting DoR to document and publish in-depth articles about the Romanian education system.

Other$25,00001/12/2015 - 31/03/2017grantfinalized
Fundația Friends for FriendsMarketing & Communication Polyclinic

Improve the communication capacities and the performance in the public relation field for several NGOs financed by RAF.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$24,83604/11/2015 - 29/02/2016grantfinalizat
Asociația Tech LoungeInnovation Labs (2)

Expand the Innovation Labs program from Bucharest to three other technical universities across the country.  

Entrepreneurship in higher education$135,12702/11/2015 - 30/11/2016grantfinalizat
Centrul Român pentru Politici EuropeneAgricultural High-schools Program - year 1 and 2

Documenting the Agricultural High Schools program and supporting in developing the intervention.

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$80,00001/10/2015 - 15/11/2017grantfinalized
Centrul Român pentru Inovație în Dezvoltare LocalăRomanian Innovation Commercialization Assistance Program (2)

Fostering Romanian technology-based entrepreneurship and commercialization by leveraging U.S. commercialization expertise and global networks.  

Technology & Innovation$193,84015/09/2015 - 15/11/2016grantfinalized
Fundația CIVITAS pentru Societatea CivilăAgricultural High-schools Program - year 1 and 2

Supporting eight agricultural schools to improve their ability to attract resources and to plan their development more strategically to make education more relevant to the local economy.

Rural Economy$132,00001/10/2015 - 30/11/2017grantfinalized
Junior Achievement RomaniaAgricultural High-schools Program - year 1 and 2

Supporting eight agricultural schools to improve their ability to attract resources and to plan their development more strategically to make education more relevant to the local economy.

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$163,00001/08/2015 - 30/09/2017grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară AlbaRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors. 

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$8,65623/06/2015 - 31/12/2015grantfinalized
Asociația Teach for RomaniaTeach for Romania - Year II

The program aims to attract, select and develop talented young people to teach for two-years in Romania’s most challenging schools and support them to become change agents in the Romanian education.  

Other$100,00001/07/2015 - 30/06/2016grantfinalized
Asociația Expert ForumGreen Entrepreneurship (2) – Development of Ecotourism Destinations in Romania

Continuing the policy research and advocacy efforts for the development of ecotourism destinations in the seven pilot regions in Romania.

Local Development through Ecotourism$23,00120/06/2015 - 20/01/2016grantfinalizat
Fundația Comunitară MureșRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00015/06/2015 - 31/12/2015grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară OradeaRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00015/06/2015 - 31/12/2015grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară SibiuRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors. 

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00015/06/2015 - 31/12/2015grantfinalizat
Fundația Comunitară BucureștiRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00010/06/2015 - 31/12/2015grantfinalizat
Fundația Comunitară ClujRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00010/06/2015 - 31/12/2015grantfinalizat
Fundația Comunitară Iași RAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors. 

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00003/06/2015 - 31/12/2015grantfinalizat
Fundația Comunitară Odorheiu SecuiescRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00003/06/2015 - 31/12/2015grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară CovasnaRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00003/06/2015 - 31/12/2015grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară Țara FăgărașuluiRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$8,74103/06/2015 - 31/12/2015grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară PrahovaRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00002/06/2015 - 31/12/2015grantfinalized
Fundația Comunitară BacăuRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00015/05/2015 - 31/12/2015grantfinalized
One World RomaniaOne World România at School

Stimulate the use of documentary films on human rights as a learning aid for civic education during classes and extracurricular activities.  

Civic Education$103,23401/05/2015 - 31/12/2017grantfinalizat
Fundația pentru Dezvoltarea Societății CivileCivic Innovation Fund - Closer to the Grassroots

Support the consolidation of a permanent national funding program dedicated to the sustainable growth of grassroots organizations active in civic engagement.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$866,40115/04/2015 - 31/01/2021grantfinalized
Centrul de Evaluare și Analize EducaționalePhysics Curriculum Reform

Consolidating the use of inquiry based learning methods in Physics by supporting communities of practice; consolidating the expertise in the field among Physics teachers and experts; advocating for policy changes in how Physics is taught.  

STEM Education$200,00026/03/2015 - 30/11/2017grantfinalized
Asociația Română de LiterațieReading to Learn (2)

Provide support to design and test a school-level educational model to develop students’ literacy skills and make policy recommendations for school, county and central decision-makers.

Other$112,50021/02/2015 - 31/03/2016grantfinalizat
Fundația CIVITAS pentru Societatea CivilăPRI, Social Enterprises Development / EU Funded Projects

Cash-flow loan for EU-funded project.

Other priorities$200,00022/01/2015 - 22/04/2016PRIfinalizat
NESsT RomâniaPRI, Social Enterprises Development / EU Funded Projects

Cash-flow loan for EU-funded project.

Other priorities$150,00019/12/2014 - 31/07/2016PRIfinalizat
Asociația Română de Dezbateri, Oratorie și RetoricăDebate Program in Schools (2)

Expand the use of debate as an educational tool in different formats (curricular, trans-curricular and extra-curricular) to build and consolidate students’ civic attitudes and critical thinking abilities.

STEM Education$200,00023/12/2014 - 30/03/2018grantfinalized
Asociația pentru Relații ComunitareDevelopment of Community Foundations in Romania (2)

Support the establishment and development of Community Foundations in Romania by providing initial capital.

Civic Engagement$130,00001/01/2015 - 30/11/2018grantfinalizat
Centrul Român pentru Politici EuropeneAgricultural High-schools Program (pilot)

Field research and planning grant for an initiative aiming s to improve the capacity of agricultural education to offer relevant education for future small farmers. 

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$11,50015/12/2014 - 30/09/2015grantfinalizat
Fundația CIVITAS pentru Societatea CivilăAgricultural High-schools Program (pilot)

Field research and planning grant for an initiative aiming s to improve the capacity of agricultural education to offer relevant education for future small farmers.  

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$9,70004/12/2014 - 30/09/2015grantfinalizat
Centrul pentru Educație Economică și Dezvoltare din RomâniaAgricultural High-schools Program (pilot)

Field research and planning grant for an initiative aiming s to improve the capacity of agricultural education to offer relevant education for future small farmers.  

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$8,50004/12/2014 - 30/06/2015grantfinalizat
World Vision RomaniaAgricultural High-schools Program (pilot)

Field research and planning grant for an initiative aiming s to improve the capacity of agricultural education to offer relevant education for future small farmers.  

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$8,50004/12/2014 - 31/07/2015grantfinalizat
Junior Achievement RomaniaProgramul Licee agricole (pilot)

Field research and planning grant for an initiative aiming s to improve the capacity of agricultural education to offer relevant education for future small farmers.  

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$8,50004/12/2014 - 30/06/2015grantfinalizat
Asociația Tech LoungeInnovation Labs (1)

Support the setup of local funds on STEM education in order to encourage small scale initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for K12 students from the local community.  

Entrepreneurship in higher education$30,98002/12/2014 - 01/12/2015grantfinalizat
Fundația Comunitară SibiuCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – pilot phase

Pilot the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community. 

STEM Education$25,00002/12/2014 - 01/10/2015grantfinalizat
Fundația Comunitară ClujCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – pilot phase

Pilot the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community. 

STEM Education$24,34502/12/2014 - 31/07/2016grantfinalizat
Fundația Comunitară IașiCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – pilot phase

Pilot the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$20,00002/12/2014 - 01/07/2016grantfinalizat
Fundația Comunitară BucureștiCommunity Foundations: Științescu Fund – pilot phase

Pilot the setup of a local funding mechanism to encourage small scale educational initiatives that will boost the attractiveness of sciences for children from local community.

STEM Education$24,50002/12/2014 - 30/10/2015grantfinalizat
Asociația Media DoRThe Story of the First Generation of Teach for Romania teachers

Documenting the journey of the first generation of Teach for Romania teachers.

Other$3,13607/11/2014 - 31/07/2015grantfinalizat
Centrul pentru Jurnalism IndependentRAF Stories

A mini-documentary about philanthropy and community foundations’ efforts to find solutions to local issues.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$5,62510/07/2014 - 01/10/2014grantfinalized
Centrul pentru Jurnalism IndependentPoveștile RAF

The mini-documentary tells the success story of the Lunca Somesului Mic cooperative, one of the cooperatives from the Rural Entrepreneurship Program.  

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$5,62510/07/2014 - 01/10/2014grantfinalized
Centrul pentru Jurnalism IndependentRAF Stories

A mini-documentary about the revival of the Meziad cave (part of the Green Entrepreneurship Program) and the positive impact it had on the local community.  

Rural Economy$5,62510/07/2014 - 01/10/2014grantfinalized
Centrul pentru Jurnalism IndependentRAF Stories

The grant allowed for the production of a mini-documentary about passionate teachers who use inquiry-based learning to teach physics.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$5,62510/07/2014 - 01/10/2014grantfinalized
Centrul pentru Jurnalism IndependentRAF Stories

Two journalists documented the Teach for Romania program and interviewed the first generation of teachers trained at the Leadership Summer Academy.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$5,62510/07/2014 - 01/10/2014grantfinalized
Centrul pentru Jurnalism IndependentRAF Stories

Two journalists documented a success story of a young entrepreneur who benefited from the entrepreneurial education delivered by Junior Achievement Romania.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$5,62510/07/2014 - 01/10/2014grantfinalized
Centrul pentru Jurnalism IndependentRAF Stories

Two journalists documented the IMPACT program, showcasing the efforts, the achievements and the lessons learned by FNO and beneficiaries.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$5,62510/07/2014 - 01/10/2014grantfinalized
Societatea Română de FizicăPhysics Curriculum Reform

Advocating the reform of physics curriculum and teaching methods by promoting inquiry-based learning.

STEM Education$69,00001/07/2014 - 16/03/2015grantfinalized
Centrul Român pentru Politici EuropeneAntreprenoriat rural

Documentarea dezvoltării cooperativelor pilot, evaluarea intervenției, cercetarea politicilor publice și diseminarea rezultatelor.

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$49,50001/07/2014 - 30/04/2016grantfinalizat
Fundația pentru ParteneriatGreen Entrepreneurship (2) – Development of Ecotourism Destinations in Romania

Accelerating the establishment of ecotourism destinations and consolidation of a country-wide ecotourism network that will make a major contribution to the development of the Romanian ecotourism.  

Local Development through Ecotourism$1,100,00001/07/2014 - 31/07/2019grantfinalizat
Centrul de Mediere și Securitate ComunitarăRural Entrepreneurship

Facilitate the formation of rural farmers’ associations/cooperatives to pilot the associative model as a driver of local economic development.

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$59,67315/05/2014 - 31/05/2016grantfinalized
Fundaţia Comunitară PrahovaRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$2,07215/05/2014 - 31/12/2014grantfinalized
Fundaţia Comunitară Țara FăgărașuluiRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$4,13815/05/2014 - 31/12/2014grantfinalized
Fundaţia Comunitară OradeaRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$5,00015/05/2014 - 31/12/2014grantfinalized
Fundaţia Comunitară BacăuRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$5,00015/05/2014 - 31/12/2014grantfinalized
Fundaţia Comunitară MureșRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00015/05/2014 - 31/12/2014grantfinalized
Fundaţia Comunitară BucureștiRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00015/05/2014 - 31/12/2014grantfinalized
Fundaţia Comunitară AlbaRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00015/05/2014 - 31/12/2014grantfinalized
Fundaţia Comunitară IașiRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors. 

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00015/05/2014 - 31/12/2014grantfinalized
Fundaţia Comunitară SibiuRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00015/05/2014 - 31/12/2014grantfinalized
Fundaţia Comunitară Odorheiu SecuiescRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00015/05/2014 - 31/12/2014grantfinalized
Fundaţia Comunitară ClujRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00015/05/2014 - 31/12/2014grantfinalized
Fundaţia Comunitară CovasnaRAF Matching Fund for Consolidating Individual Philanthropy

Matching the funds raised by the Community Foundations from individual donors, thus motivating the organizations to take advantage of underused potential finances and consolidating a supportive base of local donors.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$10,00015/05/2014 - 31/12/2014grantfinalized
Fundația CIVITAS pentru Societatea CivilăRural Entrepreneurship

Facilitate the formation of rural farmers’ associations/cooperatives to pilot the associative model as a driver of local economic development.

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$115,87401/06/2014 - 31/08/2017grantfinalized
Fundația CIVITAS pentru Societatea CivilăRural Entrepreneurship

Providing training for new organizations to further develop associative structures.

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$56,93001/04/2014 - 30/11/2015grantfinalized
Asociația Teach for RomaniaTeach for Romania - lnitial Launch

The program aims to attract, select and develop talented young people to teach for two-years in Romania’s most challenging schools and support them to become change agents in the Romanian education.

Other$278,26801/04/2014 - 01/07/2015grantfinalizat
Asociația Română de Dezbateri, Oratorie și RetoricăDebate Program in Schools (1)

The program aimed to instill in youth the understanding and adherence to democratic values through well-argued debate, as well as the exercise of tolerant and open attitude towards social, ethnic, gender differences. It supported “Tinerii Dezbat”, the fifth edition of a national debate tournament as an extracurricular activity in Romanian high-schools and explored how debate could be use as a teaching method in schools.  

Civic Education$19,80001/04/2014 - 15/11/2014grantfinalized
Asociația Română de LiterațieReading to Learn

Provide support to design and test a school-level educational model to develop students’ literacy skills and make policy recommendations for school, county and central decision-makers.

Other$104,50507/02/2014 - 20/02/2015grantfinalized
Aurelian TrufașuApplied Research, Technology, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship (ARTIE) Fellowships

Supporting an ARTIE Fellows team in conducting a research project aimed at manufacturing “Plano and Single Vision Reading” complete glasses using a 3-D printing process that eliminates various optical variabilities caused by existing manufacturing processes”.  

Technology & Innovation$79,99214/01/2014 - 29/08/2014grantfinalized
Romulus TurcuApplied Research, Technology, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship (ARTIE) Fellowships

The grant supported an ARTIE Fellows team in conducting the research project “Method and Tools for In Situ High-Pressure Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy/Imaging”.  

Technology & Innovation$79,00001/11/2013 - 15/08/2014grantfinalized
Ecaterina MateiApplied Research, Technology, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship (ARTIE) Fellowships

Supporting an ARTIE Fellows team in conducting a research project focusing on a new magnetic module for waste water treatment.  

Technology & Innovation$80,00015/10/2013 - 05/07/2014grantfinalized
Ștefan TudoseApplied Research, Technology, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship (ARTIE) Fellowships

Supporting an ARTIE Fellows team in conducting a research project (PollutionTrack) focusing on a a complete commercial solution for personal air quality monitoring and tracking (indoor and outdoor).  

Technology & Innovation$62,76014/10/2013 - 12/08/2014grantfinalized
Gabi DrochioiuApplied Research, Technology, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship (ARTIE) Fellowships

Supporting an ARTIE Fellows team in conducting a research project focusing on a process for one-step production of two different high quality corn flours by non-expensive screening and eco-friendly chemical separation. 

Technology & Innovation$78,50015/10/2013 - 13/07/2014grantfinalized
Radu BrătfăleanApplied Research, Technology, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship (ARTIE) Fellowships

Supporting an ARTIE Fellows team in conducting a research project to experimentally demonstrate a new concept of reflective optical modulator, whose reflectance can be reversibly switched between a low and a high value by varying the temperature of a thin gallium layer across its melting point.  

Technology & Innovation$66,81328/10/2013 - 31/08/2014grantfinalized
Teodor DogaruApplied Research, Technology, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship (ARTIE) Fellowships

Supporting an ARTIE Fellows team in conducting the research project “Rapid detection of metal particles using giant magnetoresistive (GMR) eddy current sensors”.  

Technology & Innovation$72,58010/10/2013 - 15/07/2014grantfinalized
Horia CucuApplied Research, Technology, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship (ARTIE) Fellowships

Supporting an ARTIE Fellows team in conducting a research project for developing “LVCSRROM”– Noise-robust, domain-adaptable, large-vocabulary automatic speech recognition (ASR) system for the Romanian language.

Technology & Innovation$64,68014/10/2013 - 04/07/2014grantfinalized
Societatea Română de FizicăPhysics Curriculum Reform

Promoting and advocating the reform of physics curriculum and teaching methods using an inquiry-based learning.  

STEM Education$153,40405/08/2013 - 30/06/2014grantfinalized
Larta InstituteRomanian Innovation Commercialization Assistance Program

Fostering Romanian technology-based entrepreneurship and commercialization by leveraging U.S. commercialization expertise and global networks. 

Technology & Innovation$254,86605/08/2013 - 05/04/2015grantfinalized
Centrul Român pentru Inovație în Dezvoltare LocalăRomanian Innovation Commercialization Assistance Program

Fostering Romanian technology-based entrepreneurship and commercialization by leveraging U.S. commercialization expertise and global networks.  

Technology & Innovation$193,34005/08/2013 - 05/05/2015grantfinalized
Centrul de Mediere și Securitate ComunitarăRural Entrepreneurship, Phase II

Facilitate the formation of rural farmers’ associations/cooperatives to pilot the associative model as a driver of local economic development.

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$58,30901/07/2013 - 28/02/2014grantfinalized
Centrul Român pentru Politici EuropeneRural Entrepreneurship, Phase II

Document the development of pilot cooperatives, assessment of intervention, policy research and dissemination of results.  

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$42,30003/06/2013 - 31/05/2014grantfinalized
Fundația CIVITAS pentru Societatea CivilăRural Entrepreneurship, Phase II

Facilitate the formation of rural farmers’ associations/cooperatives to pilot the associative model as a driver of local economic development.

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$117,64801/04/2013 - 30/04/2016grantfinalized
Fundația pentru Dezvoltarea Societății CivileRural Entrepreneurship, Phase II

Facilitate the formation of rural farmers’ associations/cooperatives to pilot the associative model as a driver of local economic development  

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$115,32901/04/2013 - 30/05/2016grantfinalized
Fundația FilocaliaReading to Learn

Pilot grant for a new initiative that aims to increase the awareness and knowledge on literacy issues among teachers.  

Other$37,60101/04/2013 - 30/10/2013grantfinalized
Fundația Noi OrizonturiIMPACT (2) – A Sustainable Development Model

Support a sustainable expansion of community-service learning program (Impact Clubs) and strengthen the capacity of Fundatia Noi Orizonturi.  

Civic Education$449,44001/04/2013 - 31/08/2016grantfinalized
Asociația Altenative SocialePRI, Credit line, EU-funded projects

Cash-flow loan for EU-funded project.

Other priorities$100,00020/12/2012 - 20/04/2014PRIfinalized
Fundația pentru Dezvoltarea Societății CivilePRI, Credit line, EU-funded projects

Cash-flow loan for EU-funded project.

Other priorities$45,00020/12/2012 - 20/12/2013PRIfinalized
Centrul Educația 2000+Reforma curriculară a fizicii, continuarea pilotării și a diseminării în opt județe

Finalize the piloting and testing the effectiveness of a new teaching approach using inquiry-based learning for Physics teachers. Training teachers in eight counties to use the new methods.  

STEM Education$173,76819/10/2012 - 02/08/2013grantfinalized
Asociația pentru Relații ComunitareEasy Giving

Building a safe, efficient and easy-to-use donation mechanism to stimulate philantrophy in Romania. The program is implemented in partnership with major banks and mobile telecom operators.  

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$198,70001/08/2012 - 31/12/2015grantfinalized
Centrul pentru Educație Economică și Dezvoltare din RomâniaRural Entrepreneurship

Training and advisory services to build capacity at the level of small and semi-subsistence farmers to enhance their access to capital for growing their farms. 

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$337,27001/09/2012 - 31/05/2016grantfinalized
Centrul Român pentru Politici EuropeneRural Entrepreneurship

Document the development of pilot cooperatives, assessment of intervention, policy research and dissemination of results.  

Creating Opportunities for Small Farmers$19,20901/07/2012 - 30/04/2013grantfinalized
Fundația pentru Dezvoltarea Societății CivileRural Entrepreneurship

Facilitate the formation of rural farmers’ associations/cooperatives to pilot the associative model as a driver for local economic development.

Rural Economy$45,12301/07/2012 - 31/03/2013grantfinalized
Centrul de Mediere și Securitate ComunitarăRural Entrepreneurship

Facilitate the formation of rural farmers’ associations/cooperatives to pilot the associative model as a driver for local economic development.

Rural Economy$38,70901/07/2012 - 31/03/2013grantfinalized
Fundația PACTRural Entrepreneurship

Facilitate the formation of rural farmers’ associations/cooperatives to pilot the associative model as a driver for local economic development.

Rural Economy$34,27701/07/2012 - 30/04/2013grantfinalized
Fundația CIVITAS pentru Societatea CivilăRural Entrepreneurship

Facilitate the formation of rural farmers’ associations/cooperatives to pilot the associative model as a driver for local economic development.

Rural Economy$37,75501/07/2012 - 31/03/2013grantfinalized
Centrul Educația 2000+School Development and Effectiveness – New Context, New Challenges

Working with School Administration Councils to asses the needs and provide training for Councils’ members and teachers in 24 schools to encourage and support decentralization.  

Rural Economy$159,71601/07/2012 - 03/08/2013grantfinalized
Junior Achievement RomaniaEnterprise Challenge – National Program for Entrepreneurship Education and Competencies Assessment, Age 15 to 19

Developed a full package of tools to educate and assess the entrepreneurial skills and competencies of high-school students, with a special focus on technological and professional schools.  

Rural Economy$290,00001/07/2012 - 30/06/2015grantfinalized
PRI, Emergency Response

Student loans guarantee

Other priorities$77,00015/09/2012 - 31/12/2021PRIactive
RAF emergency responseRAF Emergency Response – scholarships plus student loans guarantee

Following the disruption of the scholarship programs funded by the Patriciu Foundation, RAF decided to step in and offer financial support to the scholarship recipients, so they wouldn’t have to interrupt their studies before the end of the academic year. RAF offered emergency grants to the 79 Romanian students abroad, to finance the second semester of the 2012 academic year.  

Civic Engagement$341,90527/02/2012 - 21/03/2019grantfinalized
Fundația pentru Dezvoltarea Societății CivilePRI, Premise acquisition

Mortgage for headquarters acquisition. 

Other priorities$320,00007/02/2012 - 28/12/2015PRIfinalized
Centrul pentru Educație Economică și Dezvoltare din RomâniaPRI, EU-funded project

Cash-flow loan for EU-funded project.

Other priorities$200,00021/12/2011 - 15/12/2013PRIfinalizat
TechSoup RomaniaRAF Education Challenge

Education Challenge is a competitive call for ideas in education that can be developed into full projects with relatively small costs, with support for business sector. The idea behind it is to find, profile and accelerate innovative projects in education by connecting the grass-root initiatives with the power of technology.  

STEM Education$121,46101/11/2011 - 30/09/2013grantfinalized
Centrul Educația 2000+Physics Curriculum Reform, phase 2

Piloting, testing and measuring the effectiveness of the new inquiry-based-learning approach proposed by the Methodological Guide for Teaching Science and Physics produced by Societatea Academică din România in partnership with Societatea Română de Fizică. 

STEM Education$171,24701/11/2011 - 30/09/2012grantfinalized
Junior Achievement RomaniaRAF Lead Investor in the Nationwide Fundraising Campaign ‘Invest in Education!’

Raising awareness among the local business communities at national level in order to collect funds to sustain in-school educational programs on economics, finance, entrepreneurship and employability as part of the regular classes.  

Rural Economy$165,00015/06/2011 - 15/06/2012grantfinalized
Societatea Academică din RomâniaPhysics Curriculum Reform

Providing a methodological guide for teachers in Physics and Sciences using inquiry-based learning.

STEM Education$30,14915/06/2011 - 21/11/2011grantfinalized
Societatea de Științe Matematice din RomâniaImproving Mathematics Education

Improving teachers’ professional development to support the reform in teaching mathematics.

STEM Education$506,72901/03/2011 - 31/08/2014grantfinalized
NESsT RomâniaSocial Enterprises (2)

Support NGOs to build and develop social enterprises as a mean to create economic opportunities and employment for marginalized communities.  

Civic Engagement$420,00001/03/2011 - 31/12/2014grantfinalized
Centrul pentru Educație Economică și Dezvoltare din RomâniaGreen Entrepreneurship (1) – Social Enterprises for Sustainable Development

Building a tailor-made program to support the development of green enterprises in rural areas: training, consulting, coaching and personalized techical assistance. The grant covered the know-how component in the program.  

Rural Economy$103,51101/01/2011 - 31/03/2014grantfinalized
Fundația Noi OrizonturiIMPACT (1) – Mainstreaming Non Formal Education in Romania

Supporting the development of IMPACT youth clubs in small towns and rural areas. IMPACT Clubs, using community-service learning, encourage an entrepreneurial way of thinking and behaving, grassroots community development and volunteerism.  

Civic Engagement$332,96501/12/2010 - 31/01/2013grantfinalized
Asociația Alternative SocialeCareer Counseling

Training over 800 teachers with knowledge, methodologies and tools to provide career guidance and counseling for their students from small towns and rural areas in eight counties of Moldova region. 20,000 students aged 13 to 15 acquired skills and abilities for a more effective management of their future career and successful integration into the labor market.  

Rural Economy$453,63401/12/2010 - 30/04/2014grantfinalized
Fundația Motivation RomaniaInvestment in Social Enterprises

Supported the growth stage of Motivation Romania Social Enterprise by helping them improve their business model to become bankable in the medium term.  

Civic Engagement$30,00014/01/2011 - 01/02/2013grantfinalized
Fundația Motivation RomaniaPRI, Investment in Social Enterprise

Cash-flow loan for the social enterprise.

Other priorities$24,00014/01/2011 - 01/02/2013PRIfinalizat
Fundația pentru ParteneriatGreen Entrepreneurship (1) – Social Enterprises for Sustainable Development

Developing small towns and rural communities by supporting the creation of sustainable social enterprises based on local natural resources. The program provided a mix of financial and technical resources.  

Rural Economy$435,90001/01/2011 - 20/05/2014grantfinalized
Fundația CODECS pentru LeaderhipYouth Leadership Program for Small Urban Communities

Supporting youth from 25 schools from small urban communities to strengthen their leadership abilities, learning about communication, teamwork, negotiation and dispute resolution.  

Rural Economy$68,00001/09/2010 - 31/07/2012grantfinalized
Junior Achievement RomaniaEntreprenurial Education in Small Town Schools (2)

Providing entrepreneurial education for students from small communities in a hands-on, learning-by-doing approach, practicing how to set up and run their own company, raise capital, assess market opportunities and finance a product or service. 

Rural Economy$240,50001/06/2010 - 31/07/2012grantfinalized
NESsT RomâniaSocial Enterprises Program (1)

Develop social enterprises using a venture-capital approach. NESsT coached the teams and invested in sustainable business ideas from selected nonprofits.

Civic Engagement$80,00018/01/2010 - 17/01/2011grantfinalized
Asociația pentru Relații ComunitareDevelopment of Community Foundations in Romania (1)

Build the community foundations’ capacity to become active centers of local philanthropy.

 

Developing an Infrastructure for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement$150,00001/01/2010 - 31/07/2012grantfinalized
Junior Achievement RomaniaEntreprenurial Education in Small Town Schools (1)

Teaching business/entrepreneurial courses to more than 1,000 teenagers in 35 schools in small and/or underdeveloped communities.

Rural Economy$85,00001/11/2009 - 31/07/2010grantfinalized
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