Seniors Technology Club

KNOCK KNOCK – OUR STC PROGRAM IS ABOUT TO START!!!

Our recent FB fundraiser appeal for the Senior Technology Club project has run out of time today, but donations toward this end, and any other programs we may develop as we proceed in our mission, are always available through our website facilities. As indicated earlier, we have indeed received some contributions for this endeavor also…

Shared challenges

I am sharing this latest article appearing in today’s online news about the status of Albania’s youth with our friends and supporters of our cause for more than one reason. Our own institution’s mission and goals were created purposely to benefit Albanian youth and we have been actively occupied toward this end in a variety…

The fundraising experience for our STC project

Our first undertaking in fundraising via Facebook (currently ongoing) for one of our new special projects, named  “Senior Technology Club” to be implemented in Albania starting next month, has brought to light some interesting results and some surprises. We are grateful to all who have contributed so far, but we still have another 2 ½…

Technology for all ages

Our newest (unique for Albania) endeavor

In the fall of this year we are launching in Tirana a special program of our own named “Senior Technology Club” (STC), for which we also need your help. Our goal is to provide support to the seniors’ society group through the empowerment of its relational skills and competence, and the opportunity of getting this…

International Youth Day

To draw attention to a given set of cultural and legal issues surrounding youth, in celebrating this particular day of August 12th, we are pleased to share with you here a short essay written by one of our young and talented volunteers, Vanesa Guri. Internationally, the concept of being young means that you have everything…

Our Volunteer Hub’s formation is unfolding

Last Friday, the meeting of our group was programmed to better integrate the interaction of its members into something more elaborate and gratifying during a workshop where different topics were going to be outspread. One of our volunteers and mentor, Ariola, did an amazing job in working out this program and making it attractive and…

Just a peek and a preview.

In the legendary city of Prizren, where one of my ancestors (Leka Ivan) was an active participant in the historic League of Prizren assembly in June 1878, there is ongoing a book fair this weekend, and the Ivanajs are present again, this time with a book about them. This 330 page publication is a labor…

Save the Children & CRCA: united for children’s rights and young people

In the framework of the program “By the Children, for the Children”, supported by the Swedish International Development Agency, on 28 and 29 of June 2018 we hosted , in the Library of the Ivanaj Foundations in Tirana, a training course entitled “Strengthening the capacities of children and young people to advocate their rights”. The…

An unusual experience with significant aims

On June 28th a valuable informative session took place in the ‘Salla Ivanaj’ of our premises in Tirana on  the subject  of the IPARD  program (Instrument of Pre-accession Assistance for Rural Development) provided by the EU. IPARD is intended to support farmers, agricultural entrepreneurs, food processing establishments, physical or legal persons, micro businesses and small…

Meeting with our volunteers (2)

An evening to remember! Welcome to our M&M Ivanaj Team of Volunteers

Yesterday on 21-st June 18’, we had the pleasure of hosting our enthusiastic volunteers, together with our staff and the Founder and Executive Director of the Ivanaj Foundations, Ms. Drita Ivanaj. It is the first of many other gatherings that will follow in our planning for this type of programs that gave us an inspiring…