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General Purposes

Nonprofit Information and Training Center Foundation

  • Program Civil Society
  • Program Area Strengthening Civic Space
  • Grant Amount $57,000
  • Grant Period January 1, 2003–December 31, 2004
  • Location Budapest, Hungary
  • Geographic Focus Hungary

About this grant

The mission of the Nonprofit Information and Training Center Foundation is to strengthen civil society by providing capacity-building services to non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and creating an environment that supports the long-term development of these NGOs.Multiyear funding will support objectives that include increasing the resources of NGOs; encouraging increased cross-sector cooperation; and expanding management capacities and the effectiveness of NGOs in Budapest and Pest County.Recent accomplishments included assisting in the creation of a vision and development strategy for the Hungarian nonprofit sector; creating a broad coalition of NGOs interested in promoting volunteerism at the national level; and maintaining an NGO Web site that serves as a major source of information.