- 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.