Bachkovo stavropigial monastery “Dormition of the Theotokos” and the Sozopol Foundation Sign a Memorandum of Cooperation


At the Bachkovo Stavropigial Cloister “Assumption”, His Holiness Bishop Sionius, Abbot of the monastery and Mr. Kirill Arnautski, Chairman of the Board of the Sozopol Foundation signed a Memorandum of Cooperation.

The Memorandum provides:
– cooperation in the field of protection of the natural and cultural heritage, Bulgarian Orthodox temples and monasteries, as well as providing accessible environment for the elderly, children and people with disabilities;
– joint participation in the promotion of activities envisaged for funding under national and international programs, including the submission of a project proposal for financing through participation in Operational Program “Regions for Growth – 2014-2020″.

The Bachkovo Stavropigial Monastery of the Assumption and the Sozopol Foundation confirm that they will cooperate in the field and preservation of Bulgarian Orthodox temples and monasteries, based on joint projects.