2005 Beneficiaries

This year the IWCM has issued grants to the following ten local NGOs for the total value of 8 731 $:

  • Somato
  • Crisis Center for Women and Children
  • Kindergarten #3, in Ialoveni
  • Kindergarten, in Cotiujeni
  • “I. Mangher” Jewish library
  • Operatiunea Mobilizatoare Schinoase Deal, in Cahul
  • Hope to Children
  • School #70, in Chisinau
  • Speranta
  • Pulmonology Dept. Asthma Clinic for Family, Republican Hospital, in Chisinau

The money was raised at the latest International Charity Bazaar in December and it will be expended on solving the problems facing Moldova’s youth, children and women.

Ms. Molly Lamphear, IWCM grant supervisor, reported that in January the Club received 26 funding applications from the local NGOs of which selected were 10. From a geographical standpoint the grants have covered lots of parts of the country.

The IWCM has also been involved in raising funds from art projects such as the release of the Moldova-2005 photo art calendar and the annual art show The Night of Arts, donating a quarter of its takings to charity.