We want a cool library,
WE need a cool library
WE will make a cool
Taulant HOXHA – Kosovo
Founder, Eventor HUB
…EVENTOR: 2 YEARS just an Idea on
paper, now a HUB, ‘tomorrow’ a
Find a problem and tackle it
1. Lack of opportunities for youth &
2. Socialist- era educational system and
3. Neglected youth potential.
… this is not all
We need a new library!
this is how an e-petition it’s named by high school students
of our town.
• A town with a population around 150.000
• More than 60% of this population youth.
• 1 public university with +5000 students.
• 5 public high schools
not counting private colleges and schools…
Just 1 public library with just 60 reading
How it looks…?
• Online platform created by youth for youth
with the main goal: To promote free
• First winner of Social Innovation Camp Kosovo
• Seed funding 2200€.
• +250 direct beneficiaries for 3 moths.
• +25.000 page views.
• Our HUB it’s a SPACE; Comfortable, inspiring
and hospitable. Source of synergy, support and
the will for good impact in the community.
• Exact definition is that there is no exact defition.
From our HUB each person takes something
with himself: Experience, Knowledge, the
feeling of being appreciated, they give more to
our HUB; they give the SPIRIT.
• Our HUB is colorful. Every possible color. This is
what makes it beautiful. Community of our
HUB is ’colorful’ – from deifferent backgrounds
and experiences but it’s that same Goal that
• 1st winner of the ‘’Rhodes Youth Forum 2013’’
– organized by Youth Time Movement (Prize =
Five digit amount).
• Eventor HUB essentials: Community, Events,
Informal Education, Innovation, Social Impact
& Creative space.
Eventor HUB -> Library
• Eventor HUB is on implementation
phase. Next goal is to develop our
Reading Corner to a Library.
• Already discussing with 2 possible
partners/donors, nothing concrete yet.
It’s not about the money…
So, if you really love and you feel your Big Idea,
start to separate it on few pieces (small
projects) and very soon you will have the full
puzzle, the real success is on learning by
doing, we started with a 2200€ euro seed
fund then just after 5 months we raised it on
If you want to help and empower your
PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE
• NO ‘expert’ bullsh*it
• Their idea matters, not yours
• Think outside of the CIRCLE