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GREEN LIGHT for Fiecare Copil in Grădiniță Law

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Asociația OvidiuRo (OvR) announced the passage of the Government Decision approving the secondary legislation for Law 248/2015 regarding “preschool participation stimulation for destitute families and distribution procedure for the social coupon incentives”. The secondary legislation underwent the required 10-day public consultation procedure from 5-14 January and the program will officially start on 15 February 2016 – the first day of the second semester.

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Carrefour donates school supplies for 5.000 impoverished children

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Bucharest, 14 september 2015 Carrefour Romania wanted to make sure that all impoverished children in our Every Child in Preschool program and their classmates are all set for the next school year so they donated 5.000 school supplies packages for them. Thank you! Download PDF here (available in Romania).

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Carrefour fundraising at the cash registers

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Carrefour is supporting OvidiuRo with a new fundraising campaign, that encourages clients to donate at the cash register. From the 1st of September, until the 4th of October the customers will have the chance to support our Every Child in Preschool program, in any of the 28 store in the country.

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Librarians, teachers and children-partners for diversity & equality

Sorry, this entry is only available in Română.

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Every Ambassador in Kindergarten

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British Ambassador Paul Brummell visited Fiecare Copil in Gradinita program in Valea Stanciului, Dolj County. On June 26, he met the teachers, the children and parents, and the whole local FCG implementation team. Visiting the house of Elisabeta Coanda, Ambassador Brummell spotted on the wall, proudly displayed, the Best Parent Diploma she received from OvidiuRo […]

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A day to remember at the kindergarten!

The Minister of Labor,  the Norwegian Ambassador and a cavalcade of other officials paid a not-quite-surprise visit to the Fiecare Copil in Gradinita program in Drăgăeşti-Pământeni. The program has raised the daily attendance rate from 50% to 63% since it started last fall. Labour Minister Rovana Plumb  is a vocal advocate of the national expansion of the Fiecare Copil in Gradinita model because it helps get poor children in the habit of attending kindergarten. The Norwegian Ambassador Tove Bruvik Westberg […]

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Național TV:Am ales să fiu rOMân-Maria Gheorghiu

OvidiuRo cofounder Maria Gheorghiu talks about our children and their chance to a better future.

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Antena 1 Cluj: Princess Marina Sturdza: „An equitable social trade”.

“Offering food coupons in exchange for daily preschool attendance is a very equitable social trade. By helping a child, Fiecare Copil in Gradinita positively impacts an entire family.” Princess Marina Sturdza discusses with Maria Gheorghiu about our project at the “Sinteza Expertilor” (Antena 1 Cluj).

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Transilvania Look TV: Blue horse, blue horse, what do you see?

27 February 2014 Our cofounder Maria Gheorghiu was spotted by Transilvania Look TV and other Cluj local media working with the children in the Bontida kindergarten.

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Pro TV: Cluj, the first county to cover the food coupons costs of “Fiecare Copil in Gradinita”

Leslie Hawke: “This needs to be done on a national scale. It’s a good program if we do it here and there… but it will make a real difference when you lift up a whole generation of children”

Maria Gheorghiu: “Cluj becomes leader by covering the food coupons costs.”

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The beginning of a beautiful friendship

Raiffeisen has been a sponsor of OvidiuRo since 2006. Recently, Raiffeisen’s support has evolved
into a truly collaborative and substantial CSR partnership. This year, your company and its employees are making it possible for over 260 severely impoverished children in Judetul BRASOV to go to preschool as a result of our program Fiecare Copil in Gradinita.

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