Volunteer Opportunity - Our Lady of Mercy
Our Lady of Mercy is in need of volunteers to support the Creativity Group that meet once or twice per month.
Meetings are at Str. Popa Nicolae nr.6; Bl.23; Sc.2 Et 1; apt 23; Sec.2.
For more information and the dates of meetings contact Sister Rose: email@example.com
Please click the link for information - Our Lady of Mercy
IWA supports charitable organizations in the
greater Bucharest area by providing grants
for short-term projects in order to improve the lives of disadvantaged Romanians.
IWA Charity Grants are funded by donations from the community. Please consider donating directly, or through your Romanian taxes. We also need your participation in our annual fundraiser - the Annual Christmas Bazaar. (Christmas Bazaar ) It is held each year in December at RomExpo. Generous embassies, businesses and volunteers unite to host the extravaganza. 100% of proceeds from the Bazaar go to charitable projects.
Please note that you are welcome to invite any registered NGO to apply for a grant.
public photos from some of our sponsored NGO's:
IWA is a registered independent, voluntary, charitable,
APPLYING FOR A GRANT:
IWA supports charitable organizations by providing grants for short-term projects in order to improve the lives of disadvantaged Romanians.
We encourage NGOs to apply for grants meeting the following criteria:
Any charity which has questions about what may or may not be funded, or which needs assistance in completing the application, should contact the Charity Committee. We are happy to help.
Please click the link below to download an application: IWA Charity Grant Application 2017.docx
Please email the application to: firstname.lastname@example.org
IWA Charity Grants
September 2015 to June 2016
Click name of organization to be directed to their website
Reaches out to women and children trapped in the sex trade. Funds were used to furnish a shelter as well as items to be used for skills development. 4500 RON donated.
With support of IWA charity funds and coordination with Spitalul Militar, a versajet machine was purchased to be used to treat Colectiv burn victims, as well as treat patients in the future. This is the first device of its kind in Romania and should be able to assist many future Romanians. 108000 RON donated.
Provides shelter and services for women and children experiencing domestic abuse and family homelessness in Bucharest. Our charity committee provided items for the shelter (bedding, kitchen supplies, furniture). 25000 RON donated
Serves children with ongoing and long-term medical treatments with occupational therapies, psychological assistance and various other supportive services to children. IWA grant purchased items to help furnish patients play room. 9000 RON donated.
Assists children with severe neurological damage and motor impairments by using specialized medical equipment (sensory therapy). Funds were used to refurbish existing space and furnish living quarters for the patients. 25000 RON donated
Supports children diagnosed with Autism specialized treatments to improve social integration and communication development. Our charity grant was used to purchase interactive materials and equipment to help stimulate development. 20000 RON.
Provides shelter and opportunities for young ladies’ victims of human trafficking. Funds were used to purchase items used to teach cosmetology skills, jewelry making, culinary skills, and other trades. 25000 RON donated.
Provides housing for children infected with HIV/AIDS and prevention of young men and women getting involved in prostitution and trafficking. Funds were used to purchase kitchen equipment. 24000 RON donated.
We encourage you to learn more about these wonderful charitable organizations.
Click on the name of the organization below to be directed to their website.
Remember that your time, energy and donations are always appreciated - a little can make a big difference.