ReNewTown expert

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Foundation Via
Jelení 195/9, Praha 1, 118 00
Involvement of the expert in projects
Supported projects: 1. Project Lužná Intersection, a project implemented by the Lokomotiva Lužná Sports Club. This grant was a catalyst in reviving community life in Lužná.Regeneration of park near the northern section of town that had hosted dances and events in the past, but decades of neglect had so taken their toll that it could no longer be safely used. 2. Project Playground Full of Life” by the Unhošť Chapter of the Czech Red Cross. This project was focused on building new playground in public space in Unhošť. Local community participated on construction and completing of playground.
Specialization of the institution
support of identity of local community with the place the community lives in
development of cultural and social activities
improvement of conditions and quality of the public spaces between the prefabricated blocks of flats
Specialization of the institution (description)
Foundation Via generally supports nonprofit organizations involved in one of four fields of interest: Community Development, Cultural Heritage, Environment, and Youth. Combining financial support with training for nonprofit organizations, Via’s goals are to strengthen the professional level of non-profit organizations, their financial stability and to create positive change in communities throughout the Czech Republic. environmental