1999 Beneficiaries

Grants Total: $9 520

1. National Women's Studies and Information Center: seminar for 53 women mayors in Moldova, with 5-6 participating mayors per district

2. Milena Single Mother's Association26 single-parent families received corn and sunflower seeds for planting on approximately 90 hectares of land

3. Eterna Social Protection of Women: project provided training and licensing of home-care nurses for elderly women

4. Women in Economy and Finance: two-day conference for 150 women (representing 2-3 villages from each district) on business initiatives, plans and possibilities in rural/village environments

5. Zece-Plus Association of Women Journalists: assistance with publications on women's issues in Moldova

6. Camp GLOW (Girls Leading our World): transportation for 100 teenage girls to two summer camps for classes, discussions on topics important for Moldova women

7. Partners for Community / Crisis Center CEVA: furnishings for a center for women victims of domestic violence and their children

8. National Council of Women: personal hygiene products for inmates at Rusca penitentiary facility and supplies to produce clothing and/or bedcovers for children in an orphanage

9. Integration of Women and Children in Civic Society, Criuleni: a two-year supply of sterile kits for labor and delivery; emergency medications for newborns

10. Amigo Youth NGO, Floresti: a battery-powered CD/ Tape player, batteries, a battery recharger to support an after-school program for girls and young women
 
11. Gloria Women's NGO, Floresti: one-day seminar on women's legal rights and other topics

12. Family Planning Society, Cahul: publishing of educational brochures for use on breast cancer seminars in 5 cities in Moldova