Partners for the project

The POINT!: Supporting Healthy Civil Society Leaders 2023—2028

Czech Fundraising Center – Czech Republic

We help civil society leaders gain the confidence, skills and abilities they need to play their part and fulfill their sense of freedom.

With 20 years of experience in the Czech Republic and abroad, we have gained know-how not only in the field of fundraising and philantropy, but also know-how to teach and pass the knowledge further. We have implemented a number of trainings and consultations in various different countries in the CEE region, the Balkans, the post-Soviet region as well the Middle East.

Partners for Democratic Change Slovakia

We are PDCS. We help people and organizations to grow and enjoy the change. 

Our mission is to educate people and help them to reach a consensus directly, to engage them in public decision-making processes, to understand the distinct worlds people live in, and to cope with the changes around us. We try to keep people talking. We are a non-governmental organization from Slovakia, which is where we do most of our work. However, our activities and projects transcend Slovakia’s boundaries, as they reach pan-European dimensions. We are also part of the global Partners Network - 22 organizations from Europe, Asia, Africa, North America, and Latin America that are connected by the values of democracy and non-violence.

Foundation Catalyst - Serbia

We work to better understand and leverage domestic philanthropy for the social transformation of the countries of the Western Balkans. Our Goal is to support the development and expansion of locally-sourced philanthropy and to increase knowledge exchange within the philanthropy community in Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, and Serbia.

NGO Trainers’ Association (sTOP) - Poland

NGO Trainers’ Association (sTOP) is a non-governmental organisation uniting over 230 trainers and educators working for social change in Poland. We have about 25 years of experience in training trainers and developing the qualifications of professional trainers.

Change Mental Health Association - Hungary

The Association is focusing on mental health and wellbeing, also impovement the skills of youth and youth workers through workshops and trainings.They use non-formal and experimental learning methods, also put in focus the gamification tools.

Center for Organizational Consulting and Training (CICO) - Moldova

CICO provides education and training programs, with the aim to develop the necessary skills and knowledge of the beneficiaries for the most efficient performance of their tasks and for their professional growth for 12 years. The trainings and instructions are supported by local trainers with extensive experience in the fields of interest and in the delivery of courses for representatives of all 3 sectors (nonprofit, public and business). CICO has been a long term partner in the POINT network.

SIQA – Georgian Association of Educational Initiatives - Georgia

SIQA is productively functioning in Georgia and abroad since 1999. SIQA oriented on development of critical and creative thinking trough informal learning among society’s members, who’s motivated to positive changes, but also contribute to introducing innovative and already approved method of studying. Siqa has been a long term partner in the POINT network co-implementing various projects to help the region (e.g. social entrepreneurship development in Armenia and Georgia).