Kaleidoscope of philanthropic causes was held in the National Programme “Governing Skills”. 4 personal philanthropic causes of Alumni and 4 causes of current class participants were presented with short videos. Then in workshops participants were introduced to the personal stories and and personal motivation of each presentator. They discussed in detail the causes and the opportunities for more people to participate in these activities. In the final panel discussion an initiative for organizing a philanthropic club was proposed. This club should help the Alumni and the National program participants to work together on their causes and initiatives.
In the morning Ms. Emilia Zankina from the American University in Bulgaria presented methods for stakeholder analysis. The training continued with a simulation of the radio broadcast “The week”. Participants debated on the topic “Pros and cons the raising of the retirement age” – moderator was the journalist Kiril Valchev from Darik Radio.