|2014 Grantee Meeting and Workshop|
2014 grantees of Sabanci Foundation Social Development Grant Program convened in Istanbul on 7 August 2014 to meet each other and share experiences. Representatives from the Association of Persons with Visual Impairments in Education, Association of Women with Disabilities, Bilgi University Sociology and Education Implementation and Research Center, Hayat Sende Youth Academy Association, Mother Child Education Foundation, Mus Women’s Roof Association, National Down Syndrome Association, Social Rights and Research Association and Women Center Foundation were present at the meeting.
During the meeting enriched with non-formal education methods, project representatives met each other, shared their projects and expectations from the grant program and explored opportunities for cooperation. Sabanci Foundation Programs team gave information about the grant management process, as well as the communication methods.
In general, results of the meeting were satisfactory for the participants.
“It was a very productive, to-the-point and fun meeting!”
“The meeting was very useful to meet other grantees and exchange information. I am sure there will be different project ideas and cooperation opportunities.”
“I think it was a very productive and good start. We clarified how we should proceed. We also built new relationships.”