Kielce-Ostrowiec Social Economy Support Centre (01.09.2019 – 30.06.2023), Regional Operational Programme for Świętokrzyskie Voivodeship


Project dates: 01.09.2019 – 30.06.2023

Target group: Individuals living in the project area (employed, unemployed, students) interested in establishing, running and working in the ES sector, social economy entities operating in the project area, institutions supporting the social economy sector, people at risk of poverty or social exclusion.

Objectives of the project: comprehensive strengthening and development of social economy in the northern subregion of the Świętokrzyskie Voivodeship; creation of 142 new permanent jobs in social enterprises; support in employment for at least 142 persons threatened by poverty or social exclusion; support for development and professionalisation of activities and development of competences of the staff of 200 ES entities. Economization of ES sector – the creation of new non-governmental organizations and support already existing ones in the direction of economization – total 50 entities. Animation of local communities, leading to the generation of a minimum of 18 new initiatives. Project activities are carried out according to schedule, but in many areas, the project is currently encountering difficulties resulting from the epidemiological situation.

To learn more visit the project website: KOowes