Supported projects

Projects Funded Under the Mini-Grants Initiative "First Step to Success"

Project

Women’s club: from discussions to actions

Organization
Project manager
Karpiv Tatiana
Budget
10000,00 UAH
 
The project involves the development of public activity among women of Volyn oblast, to improve their self-esteem, role in political life, the formation of gender culture of the Volyn population. The project plans to organize a series of seminars, film clubs, gender-based media coffee shops, discussion meetings for girls and women who strive to learn and be more active in public life. The project will contribute to the formation of gender sensitivity of Volyn population, including men through the extensive information campaign (both regional media and nationwide information resources for NGOs and social networks) and dissemination of information by Women's Club members.
Project

Information action "Save Dnipro river from Garbage"

Organization
Project manager
Malchenko Iryna
Budget
9960,00 UAH
 
The project involves advertising campaign in universities, on the radio and television in Cherkassy. The purpose of these actions is to involve volunteers and concerned citizens into the cleaning of the Dnipro river banks and to embed the respect for the environment.
Project

Supporting women with breast cancer "I am a woman!"

Organization
Project manager
Martynuk Iryna
Budget
10000,00 UAH
 
"I am a woman!" project seeks to disseminate knowledge among young people about methods of screening and prevention of breast cancer, provides psychological support to women with breast cancer.
Project

Leisure center for children from the eastern regions of Ukraine and local community

Organization
Project manager
Morgun Olena
Budget
10000,00 UAH
 
The project provides for the organization of leisure to help young IDPs and children not only have fun but also to learn something new, to develop their skills, self- improve and raise them as healthy, cultural, spiritual, educated and creative citizens. Joint activities with children of hosting communities will help to establish relationships and understanding within the community.
Project

Blind Leaders

Organization
Project manager
Moskovchenko Valeria
Budget
9600,00 UAH
 
The project is aimed at the development and socialization of blind people. The project expects to hold training, workshops on leadership development, orientation, and domestic skills that will assist blind people to become more active, confident in themselves, help them feel and be on a par with other people. After the project completion, the blind individuals will take a proactive stance to participate in public life, to become leaders once they become more confident in their abilities and skills.
Project

Workshop of personal success

Organization
Project manager
Symonchuk Galyna
Budget
10000,00 UAH
 
Holding the "workshop of personal success" among students of vocational institutions in the city of Zhytomyr and oblast, including women with disabilities for their successful integration, development of financial literacy, leadership potential and skills of self-presentation.
Project

Epoch of new women leaders

Organization
Project manager
Shegera Maryna
Budget
10000,00 UAH
 
The project involves creating a blog for women, training and round-table "Woman and IT. Opportunities and Prospects ".
Project

Memory of the generations

Organization
Project manager
Chinyakova Maryna
Budget
5300,00 UAH
 
The project is aimed at familiarization of young people residing in the city of Mariupol with Ukrainian folk traditions, it also seeks to destroy stereotype that embroidery is a purely female skill. Lectures, workshops, and presentations. The project will attempt to demonstrate that in today's world, boys can equally embroider and that it can be both interesting and beneficial.