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General Purposes

Slovak Donors Forum

  • Program Civil Society
  • Program Area Strengthening Civic Space
  • Grant Amount $60,000
  • Grant Period January 1, 2006–December 31, 2008
  • Location Bratislava, Slovakia
  • Geographic Focus Slovakia

About this grant

The mission of the Slovak Donors Forum is to increase the effectiveness of grantmaking and improve the philanthropic environment in Slovakia. Continued funding will enable the forum to expand services for members; strengthen individual and corporate philanthropy in the country; improve the transparency and accountability of non-governmental organizations (NGOs); stimulate communication and interaction within the nonprofit sector; and build its institutional capacity.Achievements since 2001 included establishing the forum as a key institution in Slovakia; improving existing services and creating new services for members; and initiating and coordinating activities to improve the legal environment for philanthropy.