- Program Civil Society
- Program Area Strengthening Civic Space
- Grant Amount $165,000
- Grant Period February 1, 2006–August 31, 2008
- Location New York, NY, United States
- Geographic Focus Russia, Ukraine
About this grant
This grant will enable Epstein & Fass Associates to provide training, consulting and technical assistance to the Siberian Civic Initiatives Support Center, another Mott grantee.The center will introduce Epstein & Fass’ Effective Community Governance Model and Community Indicators System to pilot communities in Siberia and train Russian regional experts. Epstein & Fass also will conduct field research and introduce its community governance approaches in Ukraine, facilitated by the National Association of Regional Development Agencies and the Regional Development Agency "Donbass," both key Mott grantees in Ukraine.Epstein & Fass Associates is a New York-based, nonprofit consulting firm with expertise in community indicators and governance.