Arts and cultural activities, Social inclusion

Culture is the ability to build relationships

Fostering actions involving young people, seniors and other adults who can do more than just work for a living


Who is behind this?

Jadwiga Budzyńska

Stowarzyszenie Orzeł i Reszka



Idea pitch

We want to set up a social forum of social activation. We focus on art & beauty understood as a tool for building relationships between people &man with nature. Practicing art & calligraphy, running community gardens, exploring the heritage &ecologically oriented activities - make people involved.
Youngs start feeling like part of the society, seniors stop being afraid of an exlusion and profesionally active adults become involved in matters contributing to personal and social development.

Where will your project idea take place?

Radom , central Poland.

What is the specific societal challenge faced by this region?

A forum of thoughts, ideas and networking, building relationships between generations and between neighbors, practising cultural and artistic education projects , as well as e.g. running community gardenswill enable the expansion of these relationships to other participants.
Initiating and participating in social actions make us aware that we can have an impact on the environment and sensitize to the needs of others.
They motivate to develop their own interests. They allow you to take your own initiatives and prepare you for the risk associated with action. They put emphasis on teamwork.
So we want our forum and the town be a place where people shape their identity, build relationships with themselves and the world.

Who are you doing it for?

Members of different non-govermental organizations,
Non formal groups; neigbours.
In fact: all people living or visiting our town eagle to act . learn, live actively.

How do you plan to get there?

- planning, organizing and running social gardens
- organizaing actions of planting trees in the town\
- worksjops ( arts, calligraphy, crafts
- conferences, courses, films, ( education

What are the expected results?

We hope to create the foundations for the establishment of a public benefit council, a social authority that will have an impact on the authorities and the city

How does your idea strengthen active citizenship at a local and community level?

We know, that people will got involved & active when having the space for it

Why is this idea important to you?

lovers of local heritage,
tourist guides,
just neuigbours

€ 33000,-

Total budget

€ 30000,-

Funding requested from Civic Europe

Major expenses

I/ m deeply sorry to bo short of time right now
We have an estimate of costs in PLN

What do you need from the Civic Europe community?

as above


Idea created on April 26, 2021

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