Quite Simply, Thank You

First Step Georgia and The Next Step are grateful for the support from the following individuals, corporations and organizations, who have so generously supported the mission and vision of First Step Georgia since 1998.


Trusts and Foundations 

Bryan Guinness Charity Trust, Ireland  
Counterpart Foundation  
Dofred Trust  
Fundraising Committees England and Ireland  
Georgian Foundation  
Iavnana Foundation   
Intermaritime Foundation  
JG Hogg Charitable Trust  
Rotary Club Germany  
Selford Trust  
The Henry and Erna Leir Charitable Trust  
The Next Step: Children of the Caucasus  
Trinity Presbyterian Church 


Public Sector

American Chamber of Commerce Georgia  
Clongowes College  
Embassy of China  
Iashvili Pediatric Clinic  
Irish Aid  
Israel Georgia Chamber of Business  
Kingdom of Denmark  
Military and Hospitaler Order of Lazarus of Jerusalem  
Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia  
Ministry of Labor, Health and Social Affairs of Georgia  
Municipal Development Fund of Georgia  
Public Defender Office  
Stagaires of EC, Brussels  
Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation  
Tbilisi Municipality  
US Army Corps of Engineers Europe District Georgia Project Office  
USAID Caucasus Mission 


Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO's)

Care International  
Every Child  
Femmes D'Europe Association  
Georgian Foundation Strategic International Studies (GFSIS)  
Irish Solicitors Bar Association  
Mercy Corps  
Open Society Georgian Foundation  
Save the Children  
St. Michael's House, Ireland  
World Vision International  
World Vision USA  
Young Presidents Association USA  


Corporate - Sponsorships & Donations

Ana-Bana T.V. Show *
Aspen Oil Broking
British Petroleum (BP)
Bank of Georgia Charity Auction (Apprentice t.v. Show)
Bank Republic
Barents Capital Markets
Batumi Oil Terminal 'Green Oak' Group
Bayside SA
Caucasus Center Modern Art
Courtyard Marriott *
DLA Piper
Ernst and Young
Georgian Events *
Georgian Animation Studio (GAS)
Hot Chocolate (Tskheli Shokoladi) magazine *
Imedi-L International
JKX Oil and Gas plc
McDonald's *
Orakim Invest/BDS *
Phillip Morris
Procredit Bank
Pheasant's Tears' Winery *
Sarke magazine
Star Supply
TBC Bank
Tbilisi Marriott * 
Texx Group
The National Museum of Georgia *
UBS Warburg


Corporate In-Kind

Agritechnics Georgia (Dole) 
American Embassy, Tbilisi 
Ana-bana T.V. show 
Austrian Airlines 
Batonebi Cafe 
BCI Health Centre 
Caritas Georgia 
Cinema Rustaveli 
Coca-Cola Bottlers Georgia 
Coffee Shop Rustaveli 
24 Hours newspaper 
Coffeemani Cafe  
Corporate Graphics, Ireland 
Courtyard Marriott 
Georgian Animation Studios (GAS STUDIO) 
Georgian Consulting Group Inc, 
Georgian EKO 
Georgian Events 
Grandi Molini 
Hot Chocolate (Tskheli Shokoladi)- magazine 
Infoservice Ltd, Tbilisi 
ITG Group, Ireland 
Ladies Club “METECHI”/IWA of Tbilisi  
Marriott Tbilisi 
National Museum of Georgia 
Sante GMT Products 
Sheraton Palace Hotel, Tbilisi 



Ms. Nato  Alkhazishvili Georgia
Mr. David  Gzirishvili Georgia
Mr. and Ms. Wolfgang Heisler  
Ms. Lisa  Kaestner USA
Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan Mills  Ireland
Mr. and Mrs. Geoffrey Minnet USA
Mr. Beli  Paolo   
Mr. Irakli  Rukadze  Georgia
Mr. and Mrs. Peter Steff-Petersen  
Mr. Hans  Van Der Loo


* =  10 Year Anniversary 1998-2008 Celebration Sponsors