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  • 62
    NGOs
  • 114
    Projects
  • 330
    volunteers
  • 1,539
    hour volunteered
  • 7
    Companies

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AYDER Alternatif Yaşam Derneği (AYDER)

Date of foundation 2008
Internet site www.ayder.org.tr
Cause Health, Disabled
For Profit or Not For Profit Not For Profit
Contact Pınar Kıy
Auditor Deniz Karcı

Mission & Activities

Alternatif Yasam Dernegi(Alternative Lifestyles Association) was founded to fullfill its duties on its way to "Unhindered Turkey" by producing innovative and sustainable projects that propose alternative solutions for all the disabled and disadvantaged groups in Turkey. The mission of AYDER is to ensure that disabled and socially disadvantaged groups gain economic vitality both as a producer and as a consumer.

AYDER prior to its official establishment in 2002, has planned and executed innovative projects such as;

  • Dalmak Ozgurluktur(Scuba diving is freedom) in 1997,
  • Alternatif Kamp(Alternative Camp) in 1997, 
  • Reha Istanbul Exhibition in 2004,
  • Engelsiz Turizm(Unhindered Tourism) in 2006 and
  • Dusler Akademisi(Academy of Dreams) in 2008. 

AYDER is the first Non-Govermental Organisation(NGO) to sign the United Nations "Global Compact framework.

It's principles are;

  • Respect to diversity
  • Volunteering
  • Innovative Production
  • Positive thinking
  • Cross-Cultural interaction
  • Universal design
  • Gratuitous sharing

Our Projects ;

  • Dreams Academy
  • Dreams Academy Kas
  • Alternative Camp
  • Dreams kitchen
  • Best Buddiees Turkey
  • Social Inclusion Band
  • Girls on the move
  • DA-Film production
  • Dreams News Agency
  • Dreams Company
 

Main figures & Metrics

  # students # hours workshops/week # volunteers Revenues (TL) Operational expenses (%)
2011 150 30 100    
2012 170 30 120    
2013 360 22 600    
2014          
2015          
2016 501 1579 1543 34581  

Source of funds

1.Main Sponsor

  • Vodafone Foundation %100

2.Supporters

  • UNDP
  • Ataşehir Municipality
  • stanbul Rotary Club

3.Social Business Models

  • Dreams kitchen
  • Shop AYDER
  • Dreams News Agency
  • D-Film production
  • Social Inclusion Band
  • AYDER Education

Board & staff

FounderErcan Tutal
Vice ChairmanSerhat Soydan
Secretary GeneralGülsün Deniz Vura
Board MemberNermin Tutal
Board MemberAlper Akça
Board MemberTahsin Karamahmutoğlu

Bank details

GARANTİ BANKASI KAZASKER ŞUBESİ
TLTR 87 0006 2000 3440 0006 2986 52
$TR 65 0006 2000 3440 0009 0918 72
TR 92 0006 2000 3440 0009 0918 71

People who have already volunteered