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Székelyudvarhely Community Foundation

SzKA’s vision is to be a comprehensive center for philanthropy serving a society of socially conscious, philanthropic individuals who hold themselves responsible for the improvement of our community and who motivate a balanced, respectful and mutually beneficial collaboration between the business, government and non-profit sectors.

Their mission is to encourage philanthropic behavior and local initiatives which increase the quality of life in the Odorheiu Secuiesc region.

Civitas Foundation for Civil Society

Civitas Foundation for Civil Society aims to stimulate local and regional development. Civitas Foundation was founded in October 1992. The main reasons for its founding were the need to enhance local government capacity, and to stimulate citizens involvement in decision making and local governance.

In order to achieve their mission, Civitas has set the following objectives:

  • To develop and implement local and regional development programmes;
  • To develop relationships between local government and the public, to support local initiatives;
  • To organize specialized consulting in various fields for local governments;
  • To organize training courses for local public officials, both elected and appointed;
  • To support the establishment and functioning of non-governmental organizations.

Unitarian Universalist Partner Church Council

The mission of the Unitarian Universalist Partner Church Council is to foster and support partner relationships between North American congregations and congregations, schools, and agencies in all other countries where partnering is sought and welcomed. This includes countries where partners are already active, such as Romania, Hungary, and the Czech Republic, as well as other countries where new partnerships are now beginning, such as the Philippines, India, and Poland.