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Building a just and durable democracy and a vibrant private sector in the 21st century depends on extending the benefits of quality education to all, boosting independent journalism, strengthening the judiciary, and promoting good governance. We partner with nonprofit organizations, citizen groups, and educational institutions to ensure that Bulgaria reaches its potential as a modern democratic nation. You can support the vital work they do in the country and help make Bulgaria a better place to live and work.

In 2018, the America for Bulgaria Foundation teamed up with GlobalGiving to help Bulgarian nonprofits expand their reach and learn how to take advantage of digital fundraising opportunities. All nonprofits listed on the Foundation’s GlobalGiving page are former or current grantees and have successfully completed GlobalGiving’s training in crowdfunding and digital fundraising.

Save the food to serve the hungry!

by Bulgarian Food Bank Foundation

670 000 tons of food are wasted annually in Bulgaria, where 41 % of children live at risk of poverty. Every year the Bulgarian Food Bank saves hundreds of tons of food from being wasted and share it with those in need. We are expanding our network to two more…

Help Vitalize 9 Bulgarian Villages

by Devetaki Plateau Association

Devetaki Plateau Association plans to boost the economic and cultural development of the Devetaki Plateau region and its 9 villages organizing a Jazz Academy and a Jazz Fest . This will bring together talented musicians and children, as well as journalists and adventurers…

Support the Bulgarian Natural Science Teams

by Natural Sciences Olympic Teams Association

This Natural Sciences Olympic Teams Association project aims to financially support all stages of preparing the Bulgarian natural science teams for the international Olympiads. Organizing and conducting National workshops on Biology…

Empower 25 digital entrepreneurs in Vratsa

by Vratsa Software Community

Vratsa Software’s goal is to build an IT community which through quality education gives the people of Vratsa and the region the opportunity to have challenging and well-paid jobs in their hometowns. We’ve educated more than 400 people…

Support STEM education in 1000 Bulgarian schools

by DigitalKidZ Foundation

DigitalKidZ GO! box provides everything a teacher needs to deliver a highly engaging STEM learning experience in a classroom. DigitalKidZ wants to donate the GO! coding boards to 1,000 Bulgarian schools and return the excitement of…

Prepare Bulgarian Kids for the Jobs of the Future

by Telerik Academy Foundation

Telerik Academy School provides free education in programming and digital science, helping students ages 7-18 develop key digital competencies and knowledge and become bold inventors, digital leaders and sought-after professionals…

Engage 1000 Bulgarian students in public speaking

by Bulgarian English Speech and Debate Tournaments Foundation

This project addresses a glaring lack of public speaking opportunities and education in the Bulgarian formal education system. By annually engaging 1000 Bulgarian high school students from various backgrounds in English-language public…

Free Medical Access for Teenage Mothers in Bulgaria

by Trust for Social Achievement Foundation

The Trust for Social Achievement is committed to end the preventable deaths of vulnerable children by purchasing medical equipment that will facilitate provision of free pre and postnatal care for more than 250 teenage mothers and their infants.We are partnering with…

Support Teach For Bulgaria Teachers

by Teach For Bulgaria/Zaedno v chas

Teach For Bulgaria (TFB) teachers work in some of Bulgaria’s most high-need schools and communities, where the majority of children often lack access to quality education due to socio-economic factors, such as their ethnicity, family…

Help children in Varna access free art courses

by School of arts for unprivileged children Dedal

Dedal is an art school in Bulgaria that provides free classes in the art and sciences for children from orphanages, single-parent families, foster families and children with minor disabilities. In addition to free access, the centre …

Educate Bulgarian Children with Khan Academy

by Education Without Backpacks

For years now, Khan Academy provides a free, worldclass education for anyone, anywhere. What we do is work on its localization, awareness and adoption in Bulgarian. Your donations will help us bring this free, prominent digital learning…

Every kid deserves science – Muzeiko Foundation

by Muzeiko Foundation

The project gives opportunity to kids from underprivileged and low-income families in Bulgaria to visit Muzeiko, the only children’s science center. Muzeiko aims to sparkle kids’ curiosity towards art and science and help them discover and re-discover …

Stimulating Early Childhood Reading in Bulgaria

by Bulgarian Library and Information Association

The project will bring to children in the 1-6 years age group in low-income and underserved neighborhoods about 850 media items (books, games, videos.) Those items will enrich the collections of 10 active libraries in small towns and villages…

Help Create a Viable LGBTI Community in Bulgaria!

by Single Step Foundation

No resources of any kind exist in Bulgaria to help LGBTI youth their parents and friends. We aim to help nurture young members of the LGBTI community into proud, out and fully functioning members of society and address the overall ignorance and…

Bulgarian National English Spelling Bee

by CORPluS Foundation

The Spelling Bee project aims to strengthen the English language skills of Bulgarian students and teachers. The competition takes place at three levels: local, regional and national. The school winners participate in one of the ten regional bees …

Boost Science in Liberal Education in Bulgaria

by American University in Bulgaria

Despite its highest educational quality, the American University in Bulgaria (AUBG) does not have sufficient science content in its curriculum due to the lack of fundamental scientific infrastructure. The Science Lab will allow us to offer…

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