civil society organizations
Our society can be very proud because there are still those who do not underestimate the importance of didactic games and recognize their importance through the early growth and development of the child. The company Igraj Uči Rasti (Play Teach Grow) was launched to resolve problems such as growing number of disorders in children of preschool and school age. Igraj Uči Rasti d.o.o. is a social business and was named as one of the most successful business plan in the first business incubator of the Mozaik Foundation.
It operates in the area of Bosanska Krupa and Cazin, and the goal of the Center is to provide quality, safe and dignified life for elderly and disabled people through housework services, delivery of necessary supplies to the address, escort and transportation in maintaining their commitments outside their homes.
Their services were developed by working with mentors and experts in Mozaik Incubator of social business, and were tested on the market.
Their workshop is a place for free and open transfer of knowledge and skills to people who belong to marginalized groups due to age, sex or lack of working experience.
UZOR has shared special boxes to family houses, apartments and craft workshops where they can dispose waste paper. When filled, they sale collected paper to specializied company in St. Helena.
The first three years when they founded UZOR they have volunteered. Congregating more and more paper they have managed to hire first three persons. UZOR in Vienna was proclaimed as one of the 15 best social innovation in the competition SocialMarie.
The enterprise is engaged in the production of paper and cardboard packaging for food, textile, footwear and pharmaceutical industry, the production of food (frozen dough, pasta and biscuits). The enterprise also provides services of technical inspection of vehicles, driving tests for the "B" category (driving school activity) and we also provide fire extinguishers servicing. The enterprise is also engaged in the retail sale of petroleum products and LPG for cars and home appliances.
Association of Blind and Visually Impaired in Živinice in 2012. Decided to start a business which will employ people with disabilities, as well as persons without disabilities. They came to this idea because they had encountered difficulties in hiring or accessing founds, because they were registered just as Association of Blind and Visually Impaired persons in Živinice and Kladanj. They have launched their company with three employees, today there are 18 employees.
Their current activities are defined through three business units:
This startup has been opened in the framework of the project “Social entrepreneurship for socially responsible society” which was approved by the EU and the governments of Serbia nad Switzerland through the Progress program. At the end of the project Association and Municipalities Lebane have founded “Rose” company. “Rose” has invested 60%, and local government 40% of the money.
Bagel Бејгл may just seem as another shop in the neighborhood, but it is not!
To taste a real New York Bagel you don’t have to cross thousands of miles and spent a few thousand euros. This traditional Jewish pastry,which has found its place in the Anglo-Saxon kitchen, can be found in dozens of different flavors, salty and sweet, for a few hundred pounds, in the center od Belgrade.
Association Kamensko and the company IKEA Croatia started the cooperation in the framework where the two members of the Association will provide services of measuring, sewing and tailoring on textiles bought in the IKEA store and advise visitors in the store at the Departent od textile.