Business Foundation for Education is a Bulgarian non-government organization, established in 2005 to act in the public interest. Its mission is to facilitate the development of civil society through initiatives that enhance human resource competitiveness and contribute to economic development and prosperity.
The Foundation is a recognized leader in the field of lifelong learning and career guidance in Bulgaria. The organization is a keen promoter of the guidance counseling profession. Its initiatives helped raise the awareness of decision-makers, education experts, employers, headmasters, and the general public about the benefits of lifelong guidance for all generations.
Since 2005 BFE has trained and certified over 1000 career counselors under the Global Career Development Facilitator program (one of the most successful NBCC’s program), thus developing capacity for guidance counseling services in more than 600 schools, 10 youth centers, 36 universities, and more than 100 private companies and public organizations in Bulgaria.