Meet participants in our projects

Members of our youth community describing the Doboj Summer Institute

Current and past activities

Where we work

Our projects take place in the only urban area of BiH with
all three major cultural groups within close proximity to each other.

Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH)

a map of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Our regional focus

Each color represents the distinct cultures of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Funding and Impact

pie chart explaining where out funding comes from
650+

members in our regional youth community spanning both entities and embracing all of Bosnia's rich diverse cultural heritage.

1300+

youth participants learning marketable skills at our summer institutes implemented in Doboj (RS) and Tuzla (FBiH) since 2009.

94%

average favorability rating from surveys of participants in our courses teaching practical skills that will help youth succeed in their academic, business and civic careers.

Your Donations

Your donations are handled by the US-based non-profit organization

SEEDS - South East Development Solutions

SEEDS is an all volunteer 501(c)3 non-profit organization based in Ithaca, NY. All members of SEEDS have volunteered previously in Bosnia and are personally familiar with our projects. Learn more >

Doug Mitarotonda

President of SEEDS 2014

Volunteer at BILD 2003

Lillian Aoki

Secretary of SEEDS 2014

Volunteer at BILD 2010