Grants

Grant
31.07.2019
We wish to contribute to the reconstruction of the Catholic Church in Várkony. Rye Island enchants us with its incomparably rich, ancient churches. The ancient buildings we can see today were erected in the 13th century, well after the reign of King Saint Stephen. Their uniqueness lies in their unified character: all of them were built from brick, originally in Roman style. Moreover, they are all...
Grant
31.07.2019
Trees give off oxygen that we need to breathe. Trees reduce the amount of storm water runoff, which reduces erosion and pollution in our waterways and may reduce the effects of flooding. Many species depend on trees for habitat. Trees provide food, protection, and homes for many birds and mammals. Rye Island is home to one of the world richest sweet water reserves. Increased periods of rain and...