Event organized by Food Bank and Carnex Company

5. December 2017.


Together with 3 more societies, we participated in the event organized by Food Bank and Carnex Company.


Multikongres Serbian Visions

30. November 2017.


We participated at this years Multikongres Serbian Visions, organized in Belgrade.


We attended Hand Made festival

28. November 2017.


We attended „Hand Made festival Vol.8 and Vol. 9“ organized on Dorcol Platz.


Birthday of our resident

20. November 2017.


We had some fun on birthday celebration of M.M. resident from HOP Nis.


Second birthday of HOP Belgrade

18. November 2017.


We celebrated 2nd birthday of HOP Belgrade.


First birthday of HOP in Nis

11. November 2017.


In November we celebrated 1st HOP in Nis birthday.


Successful women conference

29. October 2017.


We attended Successful women conference, who runs organizations in 24 countries in Belgrade.






Children Fair

11. October 2017.


Staff team and residents of HOP Belgrade attended at Children Fair organized by Children week, with a parole




Donation of used wardrobe

25. September 2017.


Star Center do not possess a fund for our residents wardrobe purchasing, but there is still human people in the world.
For second time we are donated with used wardrobe, thanks to primary school Bejza from Belgrade.


Birthday in HOP in Nis

20. September 2017.


We celebrated A.D. birthday in HOP in Nis. Almost every month we celebrate birthdays in HOP.


Successfully finished halfmarathon

18. September 2017.


D.M. and J.R. successfully ran international halfmarathon in Šabac, and won medals.


We continued with realisation of creative workshops

18. August 2017.


We continued with realization of creative workshops in the Elderly, children and people with disabilities caring center offices.


Socializing of our residents with the YP from England

28. July 2017.


In HOP in Belgrade, we organized event and socializing our residents with the YP from England with whom they were together at Camp Fužine and established friendly relations.


Summer camp 2017

27. July 2017.


Our young residents spent 7 days at summer camp for students in Croatia.


Residents together with the part of the staff member team have been listening a motivational speech of Nik Vujičić

9. July 2017.


Residents together with the part of the staff member team have been listening a motivational speech of Nik Vujičić in a hall of Protestant church in Belgrade.


Promotion of the beginning of the workshops

19. May 2017.


Promotion of the beginning of the workshops for young people who are leaving state care or they are already out of it, and for all interested children so as youts who would love to be involved in it.


Opened HOP in Niš

19. May 2017.


HOP in Niš designed for youths without adequate parental and social support who left state care system, or who arrives from dysfunctional and socially endangered families, was ceremonially opened.


One more anniversary in our HOP

7. May 2017.


We celebrated one more anniversary in our HOP... Milija celebrated his 20th birthday.


Easter in the House of Opportunity

3. May 2017.


We traditionally celebrated Easter in the "House of Opportunity", and the next day we are also dedicated to tradition. In fact, young people, with the help of employees learned how to prepare homemade crust and pie.


Ballet Magnificat again in Serbia

13. April 2017.


This year, Ballet Magnificat came to Serbia for the third time and played to support vulnerable people. Money from sold tickets will be donated to our organization for buying machine for souvenir-workshop.


Easter action of collecting food in Maxi stores

8. April 2017.


We participated in the Easter action of collecting food in Maxi stores, organized by the Food Bank. Center Star and his volunteers were in stores in Prvomajska Street in Zemun and at Nedeljko Gvozdenovic in Bezanijska Kosa.


International Conference in Sofia

21. March 2017.


Team of Association "Center Star" was at International Conference in Sofia, organized by our partners-FSCI Foundation.


Opening ceremony of the Career Center

17. March 2017.


Representatives of the "Star City" were present at the opening ceremony of the Career Center within the project "Strong young-sustainable social inclusion and economic support to young people at risk," conducted by the organization SOS Children's Villages Serbia.


Four years of existing and working as NGO Center Star

12. March 2017.


Today we celebrated 4 years of existing and working as NGO "Center Star".


Another exhibition of our souvenirs

8. March 2017.


We had another exhibition of our souvenirs handmade by residents in program “House of opportunity” in Belgrade. Today, we were in Children's Cultural Center, Belgrade, and we presented our work and souvenirs at event “For mum with love”.


Great evening in theater

2. March 2017.


We spent great evening in theater. Programe House of Opportunity support young people to know more about art.


Two new residents

28. February 2017.


In last few days, 2 new residents moved in House of Opportunity in Niš and Belgrade. Dragan and Sebastijan joined us.


Selling exhibition of handmade souvenirs

15. February 2017.


We had selling exhibition of handmade souvenirs in the shopping center Delta. With the support of the municipality of Novi Beograd and Delta Foundation have been given the opportunity to exhibit their handicrafts to buyers of this large shopping center.


Great and relax evening in HOP with Vesna Stankovic

29. January 2017.


We spent great and relax evening in HOP with actress and dear friend Vesna Stankovic. She told us her life story and met all our residents.


We distributed more than 2,000 Christmas presents to children in several cities across Serbia

7. January 2017.


We distributed more than 2,000 Christmas presents to children in several cities across Serbia. Like last year, the food bank The Trussell Trust in the UK has collected and sent us presents for vulnerable children.


Participation in the event Street of Open Heart

1. January 2017.


For the first time we participated in the event Street of Open Heart, Novi Beograd. We have been promoting the project and sell handicrafts made by young people in the program who have done a workshop decoupage.


Volunteering at the event for children with special needs

27. December 2016.


Young people from the program and part of a team of employees volunteered at the event for children with special needs. In our work we have volunteers who help us.


House of Opportunuty in Nis has received two new residents

24. December 2016.


House of Opportunuty in Nis has received two new residents. Our dear friends have become donors and for young people brought food, clothes, two new desks that we missed and a lot of love.


Thanksgiving in the House of Opportunity in Belgrade

3. December 2016.


Thanksgiving in the House of Opportunity in Belgrade. Danielle McBride, a volunteer who, more than a year, organizes free English lessons in the House for our residents. With some delay, she wanted to share with us a part of their tradition and culture.


First birthday of House of Opportunity in Belgrade

20. November 2016.


House of Opportunity in Belgrade celebrated its first birthday. A year ago, we started a project that is unique in Serbia and run this type of accommodation and support for young people who are leaving the system of social care.


House of opportunity in Nis has started to work

20. October 2016.


After all the preparation, House of opportunity in Nis has started to work. Adequate space is painted, furnished and ready to receive its first residents. The team members have successfully completed their training, they had their first meeting and signed the contracts.


Collecting donations on the occasion of World Food Day

16. October 2016.


On the occasion of World Food Day, the first time we have received from the Food Bank of Belgrade opportunity to collect donations for the House of opportunity in Belgrade.


Migrations of residents in House of opportunity in Belgrade

9. October 2016.


House of opportunity in Belgrade is in phase of migrations of residents now. Stefan, our first tenant, has successfully completed the third and fourth year of high school, defended the thesis and started to work. Still in search for a better job, but all this is a good start for him.


New workshops in the House of Opportunity in Belgrade

24. September 2016.


In the House of Opportunity in Belgrade, we started two new workshops: guitar lessons and decoupage workshops. With the help of our great volunteers, guitar workshop will take place on Wednesday nights and weekends will be decoupage workshops.


Preparations for the opening of the House of Opportunity in Nis

17. September 2016.


Preparations for the opening of the House of Opportunity in Nis entering their final phase. Once you have found and rented an adequate apartment for project and began his equipment, time is to prepare the team for the work.


Dragans success on Nike marathon

4. September 2016.


Dragan our resident of House of opportunity in Belgrade, which is very successful and in sports activities. Over the years he worked part-time while he waited for the start of classes at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, who in June successfully enrolled.


House of Opportunity in Čakovec Croatia

19. July 2016.


Representatives of the Association Center Star in Belgrade was attended by the moving in of the first resident in the House of Opportunity in Čakovec (Croatia).


Jovana attended summer camps and rested from the exams in June

18. July 2016.


Jovana attended summer camps and rested from the exams in June. Jovana, our resident from House of opportunity in Belgrade attended the campus in Croatia and a soccer camp in Sumadija.


We have a new resident in our House of Opportunity

7. July 2016.


We have a new resident in our House of Opportunity in Belgrade. In cooperation with the Center for Social Work and at their recommendation, our house is richer for another resident.


Meeting and the beginning of cooperation with the Faculty of Business Studies and Law in Belgrade

25. June 2016.


Meeting and the beginning of cooperation with the Faculty of Business Studies and Law in Belgrade. Due to the interest of some of the young people for which Center Star provides support, there was a meeting and getting to know to the people who are leading faculty with our activities.


Visit from representatives of the organization OUR SERBS from Chicago and Crown Princess Katherine Foundation from Belgrade

19. June 2016.


House of Opportunity in Belgrade visited by representatives of the organization OUR SERBS from Chicago and Crown Princess Katherine Foundation from Belgrade.


Employees in the House of Opportunity have passed the second level of training to work with this category of young people

18. June 2016.


Employees in the project House of Opportunity in Belgrade have passed the second level of training to work with this category of young people. After the initial training, which was attended by 16 participants interested in this project, we now have a second level of training only to the employees in the project in Belgrade.


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Stars

Divna


Divna is a young woman who was in the social care system during her high school years.

Aleksandar


Alexander is a young man who spent most of his life in the orphanage in Belgrade.


Goran


Goran is a young man lacking proper parental care. We have known him ever since he was a boy.


Igor


We met Igor when he was a little boy, in the first grade of elementary school.


Stefan


Stefan’s life story is dramatic, much like most of the young people with whom we come into contact.


Activities

Event organized by Food Bank and Carnex Company

5. December 2017.

Together with 3 more societies, we participated in the event organized by Food Bank and Carnex Company.

Multikongres Serbian Visions

30. November 2017.

We participated at this years Multikongres Serbian Visions, organized in Belgrade.

We attended Hand Made festival

28. November 2017.

We attended „Hand Made festival Vol.8 and Vol. 9“ organized on Dorcol Platz.