|Grant Number||SK_X 2007_21|
|Project Name||In the Same Boat|
|Amount Awarded||USD 50,000.00|
|Grant Period||April 01, 2008 - March 01, 2009|
The project aims to promote philanthropy by using innovative methods of authentic communication that is accepted by youth. The grantee will release three series of videos available at the project website: - Good Idea Counts - presenting positive results of successful and innovative projects of Slovak NGOs from a broadminded and forward thinking perspective, - Alternative Music and Openmindedness - showing examples how Slovak original production supports tolerance, acceptance and non-judgmental attitude, - Involvement of Slovak NGOs Abroad - illustrating where, why and how Slovak NGOs decided to help, share experience in building civil society, and contribute to democratization process. The project will be run by new enthusiastic group of individuals supported by firmly established Pontis Foundation. The grantee hopes this project will support broader concept of civil society understood as the arena of unstructured collective action around shared interests, purposes and values.