Youth Centre of Dravinja Valley (MCDD)


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Contact info
Mladinski center Dravinjske doline
Žička cesta 4a, SI-3210 Slovenske Konjice
Phone386 (0) 3 759 1320
Fax386 (0) 3 759 1321
Nežika Pavlič Brečko, Director
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Youth Centre of Dravinja Valley (MCDD) started operating as an internal organizational unit of the Dravinjska dolina Student Club in 1999. Officially established in 2003 as a non-profit youth organisation (in 2014 it was changed to social enterprise) active in the field of youth and culture covering the region of Slovenske Konjice, Zreče, Vitanje and Oplotnica. Its cultural programme includes concerts, theatre plays, exhibitions and music workshops and also provides premises for the operation of numerous youth associations, music groups, choirs and other organizations in the Municipality of Slovenske Konjice. The vision of the organisationt is to activate young people by promoting active citizenship and raise cultural competencies and social responsibility, promote youth mobility and non-formal education as well as awareness-raising and addiction prevention.

Main activities

The main activities of MCDD are divided amongst four different programmes: youth centre, cultural event center Patriot, intergenerational centre and social incubator Kreaktor.

Youth centre

In youth centre MCDD main activities are youth mobility projects by engaging in international and intercultural exchange, local and international volunteering work promotion and activation, providing support to other organizations, non-formal education modules development and preparation of sport and cultural events. They are part of Erasmus+ programme.

Cultural event centre Patriot

Cultural event centre Patriot main activities are promotion of young unknown bands, organisation of concerts, performances, reading clubs, workshops and exhibitions and also running a small bar.

Intergenerational centre

Intergenerational centre is carrying out intergenerational activities, workshops and lectures in strong cooperation with the retiree association of Slovenske Konjice.

Social incubator Kreaktor

Kreaktor promotes social entrepreneurship, co-working and offers assistance in career development and employment.

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