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Portrait of a donor: Nikola Koprivica or The one who gives should be thankful!

Portrait of a donor: Nikola Koprivica or The one who gives should be thankful!

Last year, PP brought you portraits of two major individual donors, both from out of our region. We thought it might be time to show that there are such donors in Western Balkans too! This post is about Nikola Koprivica, businessman and philanthropist from Montenegro, who, in memory of his father, established Foundation “Ćano Koprivica” in Niksic in Montenegro.

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Philanthropy is Happening…All Around Us

Philanthropy is Happening…All Around Us

What an absolutely exciting time it is in the philanthropy sector in the Balkans. Since deciding to dedicate a portion of my time to mapping and learning from the new forms of philanthropic practice popping up all around the Balkans, I have found myself in continuously thrilled at each new discovery. Here are a few of my musings…

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Venture Philanthropy Survey

Venture Philanthropy Survey

In 2011 the average annual financial spend per VP/SI organisation increased with 27% compared to 2010. This is one of the results revealed by a survey conducted by the European Venture Philanthropy Association (EVPA). This is the second edition of the most comprehensive survey on Venture Philanthropy and Social Investment organisations based in Europe.

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