Our new educative contents are broadcasted for students!

The current pandemic that we have been going through worldwide has also affected education services as well as all sectors, thereby moving face-to-face education processes into digital environments. Many institutions and organizations, especially the Ministry of...

Activity Suggestions For Children

During the social distancing process we go through due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), we have compiled activities that can be done with children using what we have in our homes! We've compiled the best screen-free activities for kids; you don't need to buy a lot of fancy,...

Suggestions For Parents For The Days We Experience Social Distancing

In these days that require social distancing, children spend their time at home with their parents. Parents are facing a major responsibility on top of their daily routine with the transfer of approximately 8 hours of childcare normally offered by schools on every...

Our volunteers are growing in number!

The last training within the scope of the volunteering program that Project Lift, the main psychosocial support program of Maya Vakfı, has carried out since 2014 was held at Istanbul Bilgi University’s Incubation Center. With the last training, the number of...

16 trauma and self-care trainings in 9 provinces

We completed the trainings organized for the public and NGO employees who work with disadvantaged groups in the Southeastern Anatolia Region. As part of “support programs,” Maya Vakfı designs and provides customized trainings that can be adapted to programs of the...

We opened our first field office in Balat!

The field office serving the European side of Istanbul provides various psychosocial support and child protection services for approximately 200, mostly Syrian children and their families. The first field office of Maya Vakdı opened in Balat, Istanbul. In addition to...

Agreement signed with the Ministry

Maya Vakfı will “empower” social services centers under the Ministry of Family and Social Policies! The foundation will develop and implement programs to improve the social workers employed in social service centers about psychosocial support and trauma within the...

“One child’s hope is a hope for all”

June 20 World Refugee Day was marked with a festive event under the aegis of United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and the leadership of Maya Vakfı. In addition to main sponsor Turkish Jockey Club (TJK), Jotun also supported the event. NGOs working in this...

Business world “promised”

Maya Vakfı was one of the sponsors of the Act*Human Summit organised on January 25, 2017 in Istanbul by the Humanitarian Development Foundation (INGEV) with the aim of promoting social inclusion in business world. Participants showed great interest in the “I promise”...

Thank You Synergos!

Maya Vakfı organised an introductory meeting in February with the support of Turkish Philanthropy Funds and hosted by New York-based civil society organisation Synergos. During the meeting in New York, foundation President Esra Özsüer gave a presentation to the guests...

Stronger together!

The last of the volunteer trainings offered by Project Lift, the main psychosocial support program of Maya Vakfı since 2014, was held at Boğaziçi University. To date, the Foundation trained a total of 350 volunteers, including new participants who will be able to help...


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Our volunteers share the same dream of a better world and help us lead the way. Their support is invaluable as they join us in our pursuit of reaching more children and creating more impact. Join us and be part of the change for better.


Akat Mahallesi Öztürk Sokak No:3 34335
Akatlar Beşiktaş İstanbul Türkiye
Tel: +90 (531) 980 72 37 // +90 (212) 351 00 20

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Balat Fatih İstanbul Türkiye
Tel: +90 (212) 525 25 36

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