Haskovo, Bulgaria: Eight new projects will be financed by the Haskovo Municipality under the Ordinance on Financial Support of Local Culture, the Commission, which evaluates the project proposals, decided at its meeting.
In the first stage, the projects of local cultural institutions, creators and organizations were 39. The annual budget, which the Municipal Council approved at the proposal of Mayor Stanislav Dechev for financing local cultural initiatives, is 220 000lv.
At a meeting held on June 15, 2023. , Committee consisting of: Chairman Yordanka Ivanova – Chief of the Department of Education, Culture, Youth Activities and Sports in the Municipality of Haskovo and Members: Gergana Petrova – Municipal Councilor, Ivan Ivanov – Municipal Counselor, Snezhana Mihailova – Municipal Councilors, Diana Ilieva – Employee of Haskovo Municipality, Valeria Kavardzhieva – Proposal of Local Cultural Associations and Organizations and Slaveiko Andonov- proposal of local cultural associations and organizations, reviewed, evaluated and ranked draft proposals under the Ordinance for Financial Support of Local Culture in the Municipality of Haskovo in the second stage of application.
Seventeen projects with a total value of 79 708 BGN have been contracted. By directions: “Community Areas”, “Cultural Initiatives”, “Mobility”, and “Confirmed Significant Events”. The Commission approved financing 8 of them with a total value of 33,197.
Approved project proposals from the second stage of applications, according to the Ordinance on Financial Support of Local Culture in the Municipality of Haskovo for 2023:
Directorate of Cultural Initiatives:
1. Elena Blagorodna Foundation – humanity is impermanent Haskovo Print of CODIFY 2023 Magazine – Haskovo – THE CULTURAL ENVIRONMENT OF TALENT and Presentation on November 1, 2023. – Day of National Awakening.
2. Elena Angelova Popova
Creating a majorette dance spectacle built entirely and only on all categories with pom poms – the most attractive attribute in majorette disciplines. Presentation of the play on December 20, 2023, at Youth Center – Haskovo.
3. Association “Haskovo Culture Association 2015”
Publishing a book, organizing an exhibition, presenting books, creative meetings, etc., initiatives. Project period – September 2023 – March 2024
The direction of the “Reading Center”:
1. Peyo Yavorov-1982 National School, gr. Haskovo
Implementing a project, “Let’s create and have fun in # summer 2023″ – holding activities for children during the summer.
2. N C ” N. Y. Vaptsarov-1964″, gr. Haskovo
Conducting free activities for children and adults in the community centre and organizing a series of outdoor cultural events in the park by the community centre etc. initiatives.
1. Thracian Society “Georgi Sapunarov” – Haskovo
Participation of PANPT “Kitna Thracia” – Haskovo in the National Thracian Convention – Worship in the city. Madjarovo, 30.09 – 01.10.2023
2. Orpheus + Vocal Ensemble
Participation of Orpheus + Vocal Ensemble in the First National Choir # Festival “Let it be Summer” – gr. Burgas, 30.06.2023 – 02.07.2023
Direction “Confirmed Significant Events”:
1. Yanko Mitev
Organizing and holding the 22nd edition of Kaun Fest 2023 in the gr. Haskovo, 8 – 9.09.2023