Urgent Action Fund for Women's Human Rights (UAF) calls for proposals from Bulgaria, announces Bulgarian Fund for Women. UAF is a feminist activist fund that gives small rapid response grants (RRGs) to women and trans human rights defenders around the world when their security is threatened because of their activism or when unanticipated and time-sensitive opportunities for advocacy emerge.
In October 2014, the Bulgarian Fund for Women together with Avon Bulgaria started a second stage of “From Love to Live” campaign. The activities of the campaign are directed to providing of free screening for breast cancer to almost 7000 women in Plovdiv, Stara Zagora, Burgas, Varna, Pleven, Ruse and Shumen. The duration of the campaign will be till March 2015. The target group includes: women 30 – 49 years old, unemployed, with disabilities, member of an ethnic group or mothers with more than 3 kids.