01   Podlaska Regional Development Foundation
02   The Podlaski Loan Guarantee Fund Ltd.
03   The Podlaski Equity Investment Fund Ltd.
04   Regional Training Company Ltd.
05   Podlaska Agency for Energy
06   Regional Financing Institution
07   Business Support Centres
08   Loans




English » Podlaska Regional Development Foundation
Who we are... 2004/07/07

Podlaska Regional Development Foundation (PRDF) (formerly Białystok Voivodship Development Foundation) was established in September 1994 by the following institutional founding bodies:

  • Białystok Voivode
  • Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Białystok
  • Solidarity Trade Union, Białystok Region
  • Podlasko-Mazurskie Trade Union Association

Podlaska Regional Development Foundation is involved in a number of activities with the aim to bridge the gaps in the present infrastructure of business support. These include the following initiatives:

  • Creating of a network of business incubators.
  • Supporting a network of institutions involved in business advisory services.
  • Co-operating with local authorities and the regional representations of the central government with regard to the construction and execution of the regional development strategy.
  • Free of charge training and counselling services responding to the needs posed by economic transformation of the region.
  • Supporting marketing initiatives, organising active forms of promoting the economy and private business.
  • Supporting the development of small and medium size enterprises.
  • Co-operating with foreign entities with the aim of executing statutory objectives.
  • Ensuring access to information about the European Union.
Management Board 2004/07/07
Chairman of the Board Vice-Chairman of the Board
Andrzej Parafiniuk Adam Kowalczuk
Marek Dźwigaj
Statutory objectives
Programmes completed


Podlaska Fundacja Rozwoju Regionalnego | ul. Starobojarska 15 | 15-073 Bialystok | Poland
tel: +48 85 740 86 83 | fax: +48 85 740 86 85
e-mail: pfrr@pfrr.bialystok.pl | WWW: www.pfrr.bialystok.pl