We Fulfilled New Year’s Wishes of 400 Children in Bajina Basta and Kursumlija!
The delivery phase of our annual Christmas gift drive for underprivileged Serbian children is officially underway! Our volunteers visited villages in the municipality of Bajina Bašta and handed out 275 gifts to fulfill every child’s wish! Meanwhile in the south, we visited the municipality of Kuršumlija, and brought presents to over 100 kids in the…Read More
28. Jun Granted Association with United Nations Department of Global Communications
28. Jun became the first humanitarian organization operating in the Western Balkans to be approved for Association with the United Nations Department of Global Communications this week. The association constitutes a commitment on the part of 28. Jun to disseminate information and raise public awareness about the purposes and activities of the United Nations and…Read More
Christmas Gift Drive For Serbian Kids Begins!
It’s that time of year again! 28. Jun is launching our annual Christmas Gift drive for underprivileged Serbian children throughout the Balkans. If you want to help organize an event or get involved please don’t be shy to contact us. Please WATCH our VIDEO and share it using the links below: Facebook | YouTube |…Read More
Your Donation Provided Homes For These Families
In addition to our ongoing monthly project to help Serbian families, in 2019 we aimed to provide four families (one every season), in particularily dire need, with a new home. With this week’s delivery, and with your help, we have succeeded in this ambitious goal. Starting with the most recent: ➤ We lobbied the Republika…Read More
28. Jun President Named to Top Humanitarian List Alongside Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg
UK-based Entrepreneur & Investor magazine has named Serbian-Canadian @filipfilipi to its ‘Top 5 Most Inspiring High Profile Philanthropists’ in company with Mark Zuckerberg, Bill and Melinda Gates and actress Rosario Dawson. The profile piece touches on the current success of the Canadian music scene, which Filipi left at the age of 24 to found the…Read More
28. Jun Continues Fight at UN’s Climate Summit
The UN’s Youth Climate Summit provided a platform for young leaders to showcase their solutions and meaningfully engage with decision-makers. The event took place as a lead up to the UN Secretary-General’s Climate Action Summit and the United Nations General Assembly this week. 28. Jun’s Nicole Vicentic had the honor of attending and sharing perspectives…Read More
Post Malone’s DJ Helps Deliver Aid to Serbia
Jeffrey “Smitty” Smith, the DJ of international superstar Post Malone was honored in Vancouver, Canada for his contributions to humanitarian work in Serbia. He was presented with the ‘Humanitarian of the Year Award’ for 2019 from 28. Jun, one of the leading philanthropic organizations operating in the Western Balkans. 28. Jun President Filip Filipi thanked…Read More
Back to School Project Successfully Completed!
The beginning of the school year carries with it significant expenditures for parents, with that in mind the aim of our action was to help families with severe financial problems so that the children could begin the new school year without added stress. Throughout the year, we receive a large number of requests from parents…Read More
28. Jun Septennial Report 2012-2019
As adolescents in 2011, we watched the unfair treatment of people peacefully protesting for access to basic needs— food, medical facilities, justice— and decided to use our privileged positions to join their brave fight. On July 31, 2012 our spontaneous, student-led movement to make this world a little easier for communities in need, took a…Read More
Serbian Professional Development Society
Serbian Professional Development Society Networking. Mentorship. Collaboration. We’ve managed to create the biggest network of Serbs in the world and our first project is to make sure we connect these people in a meaningful way! This is why 28. Jun is launching the ‘Serbian Professional Development Society’ as a subsection of our LinkedIn group under…Read More