About Us

Timis County Youth Foundation (FITT) is an umbrella organization for youth NGOs in the west part of Romania. Whit 33 Youth NGO members and 26 years old FITT is the most important and old youth NGO in this part of the country.

Programs and activities implemented by FITT range from social programs for disadvantaged young people to cultural programs, active citizenship and policy development (local and national level).

FITT, in itself, is a model of democratic behavior, being administrated by a General Assembly made of the youth NGOs in Timis County (West part of Romania) and a board consisting of 13 young people.

We have in possession the Timisoara Youth House – which this year has been awarded with The Council of Europe Quality Label for Youth Centres.. We are one of the eight such Youth Centers in Europe that have this Accreditation and the only one in Romania.
Our Youth House has the following facilities: 3 seminar rooms, a cinema, a spectacle room, a hotel where young people can rent rooms while visiting our city, restaurant, art-music club, gym and pub.

We are also members of the Regional Youth Network, European Network of Youth Centers, Romanian Youth Council, National Youth Foundations Convention and Advisory Council on Youth Affairs of Timișoara City Hall.

Our team members are part of the Romanian Ministry of Youth and Sports’s National Working Group on Structured Dialogue, all while having a reliable partnership with the Ministry of Youth and Sports.

We focus on youth participation, local and national youth policies and on promoting the European values that are so important to youth nowadays.
The Youth House is the main place where different local NGOs meet and develop events for young people, we are activating as a real youth center.