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Overview of Support Funds for Non-Profit 0rganization – Support Fund (Unterstützungsfonds für Non-Profit-Organisationen im Überblick)

Date Enacted: July 2021
Country: Austria

The “NPO support fund” provides grants in the form of cash for organizations, including “non-profit organizations . . . that are officially closed due to the lockdown” to enable them to “survive” through the pandemic and “continue to fulfill social tasks.” Given that “numerous clubs are still suffering from the economic consequences of the Corona crisis, the NPO support fund will be extended by the 1st and 2nd quarter of 2021.”