Society and Economy

MV Holding allocates a significant amount of resources for the development and wellbeing of the society.

TOG - The Community Volunteers Foundation

In the leadership of young people, it was founded in 2002 for social peace, solidarity and change and it aims at realizing social service projects for this purpose.

It aims at contributing to the creation of a self-reliable, initiative and sensitive young society.

http://www.tog.org.tr/

PODEM - The Center for Public Policy and Democracy Studies

The Center for Public Policy and Democracy Studies (PODEM) is an Istanbul-based independent think tank founded in February 2015.

PODEM seeks to contribute to the efforts towards the creation of a Turkey where democracy is fully institutionalized, and where a democratic mindset, social peace and justice prevail. It further envisions a Turkey that is increasingly influential in the establishment of peace and justice on regional and global levels.

http://www.podem.org.tr

Turkish Grameen Microcredit Program

led by Muhammad Yunus, a Bangladeshi economist to be awarded with the Nobel Peace Prize in 2006, granted small loans to Bangladeshi women for enabling them to start their own businesses. Yunus conducts his activities in the Americas as well as Kosovo, Turkey, Zambia, Costa Rica, Guatemala and Indonesia. In Turkey, the Grameen Microcredit Program conducts its activities in Diyarbakir by the cooperation between the Turkish Foundation for Preventing Waste and the GrameenTrust.

MV Holding Balıkesir Microcredit Branch was opened in 14 July 2009 and first credit has been allocated.

http://www.tgmp.net/

Sen de Gel Association

The association has been established to create and sustain national and international projects to ensure sustainable improvement of quality in social and economic areas through fighting poverty, creating employment, creating projects for the development of the states of women and youth, collaborating with national and international civic and other like-minded organizations, taking UN Development Goals into consideration, and especially considering the problems of “the least developed countries”.

http://www.sendegel.org.tr

Women on Board Association

The main objective of the Women on Board Turkey Association, established in January 2017, is to promote social development by increasing female representation on boards of directors.

WOB Turkey aims at fulfilling its social development vision by preparing women at the executive level of companies for their parts on Boards of Directors and by working at persuading its stakeholders to share this vision.

 

Endeavor Association

Endeavor is an organization headquartered in New York City that supports entrepreneurs with potential for economic and social impact in their regions. The organization provides the entrepreneurs in its network with services that help them grow ventures, create jobs, transform economies, and support future generations of entrepreneurs.

https://endeavor.org.tr/

 

Common Purpose Association

leaders who can cross boundaries. Both at work and in society.

Common Purpose delivers leadership programmes in over 100 cities worldwide.

https://commonpurpose.org/turkiye/