BF, Belonging to the Future, is a business branch of our association that offers small grants to students from the Serbian community in Kosovo. Many families, already barely surviving and facing tangible poverty, struggle to continue financing their children’s graduate studies, which have to be conducted outside their places of residence in the city of Mitrovica (northern Kosovo), for the local University represents the only academic institution that provides lectures in Serbian language.
Although Kosovo is not very large, for those concerned with social solidarity, it is a vast place. In fact, there are hundreds of humanitarian emergencies and to address them means addressing a vast range of issues concerning all generations – from children to the elderly. Unemployment plays a key role, almost as large as ethnic discrimination. With its specific projects and activities, our association maintains a particularly strong presence in certain areas. We have hereby tried to summarize them chronologically in the order of seniority:
Then the King will say to those on his right: “Come, you who are blessed by my Father; take your inheritance, the kingdom prepared for you since the creation of the world. For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in, I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick and you looked after me, I was in prison and you came to visit me.”
Kosovo paths wind through the streets towards East, emphasizing the ancient paths of merchants, pilgrims, consuls and saints, kings and travelers. The streets follow those places where History and Myth are engraved on the...