Current projects

Aside from the daily activities that take place at the Hercules Center (after-school, canteen, creative and educational workshops) the Hercules Association regularly develops other projects for the benefit of children – both the Day Center’s beneficiaries and for other children in the community of Costesti.



STAY IN SCHOOL – scholarships and school dropout prevention in Costesti   Partner & sponsor: Vodafone Foundation Romania What we do: we offer scholarships to 50 children in Costesti who risk school dropout due to their families’ social and financial situation. Scholarships complete the complex educational and social services we offer children on a daily […]

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The HERCULARIUM LIBRARY – Building a better future for children, one book at a time The Hercules Association is currently developing a new project within the Hercules Day Center: “HERCULARIUM – Books for a Better Future” – a modern library offering free access to all the children in Costesti and the neighbouring villages. Everyone can […]

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THE FOOD BAG (Sacosa cu alimente)

Ongoing project supported by BCR – The Romanian Commercial Bank Along with BCR, we raise funds for ” The Food Bag “, a project through which we offer every month a bag with easily perishable food to our children and their families. The hot meal received at the Hercules canteen is too often the children’s […]

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A Vodafone Romania Foundation international program allowing different professionals to take a break from their job for 6- 9 months and work for a cause they love in an NGO, while being paid by the Vodafone Foundation. Hercules has benefited from the help of three “volunteers by profession” volunteers in 2011, 2012 and 2015. In […]

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