We expect that people support us. How do we tell them about our activities? Do they understand us? Do they trust us? Are these questions connected? Are they important?
Tulip Foundation and the Information Portal of Nongovernmental Organizations (NGOs) in Bulgaria announce for a fourth year the competition for a short essay „Why is my organisation important for the people?”
The competition is open for all civil organisations in Bulgaria. We aim to challenge and encourage our colleagues to use human language in communicating with people (especially those with and for whom they work), the donors, the volunteers, other organisations, media, society...
why is your organisation important for the people in not more than a page. Try not to use professional jargon, specific terms and foreignisms. Send your text to firstname.lastname@example.org by 30 October 2018 and indicate the name of the author, the organisation and the contact information.
Jury of professional writing people (journalists, bloggers, writers) will select the best essays according to three criteria:
human language of writing;
clear and easy to understand presentation of the organisation and its importance for the people;
interesting and moving narrative.
The best essays will be awarded with a special grant and wide public presentation.
The awards will be publically announced in November 2018.