Part of SEEDS' mission is making grants to non-governmental organizations in countries of
the former Yugoslavia that share SEEDS' commitment to helping people rebuild their lives
and communities as a basis for lasting peace, democratic institutions, and sustainable economic
Since 2006, SEEDS has provided over $200,000 for project implemented by BILD – Bosnia
Initiatives for Local Development (www.bildbosnia.org), an organization based in Tuzla,
Bosnia and Herzegovina. The activities of BILD are primarily in the central region of the country.
Funding is provided for projects that meet the greatest need and have the greatest ability to succeed.
SEEDS' contacts in the country are extensive, and members of SEEDS' oversight committee are able
to obtain firsthand reports of project completion.
BILD activities funded by SEEDS include:
A full description of BILD activities and programs can be found here at BILD's website.