The Romanian-American Foundation works to harness American business experience and optimism with Romanian skills and ingenuity for a more prosperous, democratic and entrepreneurial society in Romania.
The Foundation does this by making social investments in Entrepreneurship, Education, Community Development, Applied Researsch and Technological Innovation.
Congratulations to the participants of the first cycle of Romanian Innovation Commercialization Assistance Program (RICAP)!
For the past eighteen months, as part of the ”Rural Development through Entrepreneurship and Association” program, financed by the Romanian-American Foundation, CRPE conducted research focused on the association of small and medium-sized farmers, in view of formulating an integrated vision for the upcoming 2014-2020 Rural Development Program (RDP).
Romanian-American Foundation is pleased to announce that Applied Research, Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship (ARTIE) Program has achieved two important milestones:
We are pleased to announce the list of finalists for ARTIE-POC
The series of events organized to launch the analysis and recommendations reports on agricultural public policies continued with a debate on the report “Association in agriculture – How can Romanian produce gain better access to supermarkets?”
The fourth report elaborated by CRPE: “Providing equitable micro-loans to credit small and medium-sized farms in Romania. Possible solutions for the programming period 2014-2020”
We invite you to get an insight on RAF's main achievements in 2012.
The Romanian-American Foundation (RAF) announces the opening of the Applied Research, Technological Innovation and Entrepreneurship (ARTIE) Proof of Concept (POC) Call for Proposals, referred to hereafter as the ARTIE-POC Call.
Non-formal education plays, alongside with schooling, an important role in the development of children and youths.
Applied Research, Technological Innovation and Entrepreneurship (ARTIE)
On Tuesday, 29 January 2013, the RAF House hosted the launch of the report The new fiscal measures and the association of small producers.
UnConference Restart Edu took place between 23rd and 25th of December, in Bucharest
CRPE launched a report on good practices for sustainable agricultural associations
NESsT România Foundation organized the first edition of Social Enterprises Day in Romania
Programs for students, teachers and school managers
ARC is developing fundraising tools for individual donations
An ample development program for rural areas in Romania
RAF announces the 7 social enterprises in "Green Entrepreneurship".
Emergency financial aid for 63 former beneficiaries of Fundaţia Dinu Patriciu.
Techsoup announces the 7 projects to receive support from Microsoft for a beta version.
TechSoup announces the 20 semifinalists of Restart in Education.
TechSoup is preparing "Imaginarium", the launching event of Restart in Education.
The Network of Community Foundations is growing.
RAF is financing two more programs focused on reforming and innovating education.
We have invested over $3,000,000 in funding programs in Romania.
RAF is supporting two new programs implemented by JAR and SAR.
RAF is offering two more grants with a total value of over $900,000.
RAF is supporting three more programs with over $ 1,300,000.
JAR organizes a training seminar in partnership with RAF.