|Grant Number||BG_X 2009_140|
|Project Name||Market place - the profit and the non-profit for the benefit of the local community|
|Amount Awarded||USD 160,140.00|
|Grant Period||May 15, 2010 - August 15, 2012|
The project aims at contributing to the sustainability of civil organizations through enhancing cross –sectoral cooperation between the profit and the non-profit and establishes an innovative tool (Market place for projects) for matching the needs and the interests of the civil and the business organizations, based on a practical cooperation and providing long term impact. The specific objectives are: • To provide practical efficient tool for cooperation that is crucially important in times of economical crisis when resources (funds, services, materials, equipment etc.) are limited and complimentary effective use of these is of a big importance; • To adapt, introduce and promote the “market place” concept and provide training to local core teams that will apply it locally in the many years to come; • To create and update a permanent internet based “Market Place for projects” in cooperation with the Confederation of the Employers and Industrials in Bulgaria (CEIB) and Capital newspaper that will serve the profit and the non-profit organizations on an on-going base.