An archive of contemporary witnesses, oral …


Who is behind this?

Nikolai Schulz

MEMORO - the bank of memories e.V.


Who is joining forces?







Idea Sketch | Proposal


Idea pitch

An archive of contemporary witnesses, oral history in short clips 2-8 minutes each, a lot of different topics! A non-profit project online in over 16 countries. The MEMORO Project is dedicated to collect and to share short video interviews of people over 60. An editorial staff identifies and authenticates the material uploaded by the volunteers involved in the project. We want to share the wisdom and experience of the elderly, also engage more dialogue between the generations.

Why does Europe need your idea?

Oral History, dialogue between the generations, keep the memories alive and share them for free, help the elderly to get in touch with the web and ICT. The young can learn from the experience.

What is your impact?

Make the project more popular, increase the number of videos and users. Redesign the webiste and the apps for Android and iOS. Stabilise the financial income.

How do you get there?

Like the project is already running since eight years, we want to encrease the financial income to keep it alive. By participating in different challenges like this one.

What is your story?


Who are you doing it for?

Target groups: schools, univercities, institutions, old and young interested in history and wisdom.
Looking for project partners of the industry, participating in EU-projects, looking for patrons etc.! Knocking on a lot of differents doors.

What makes your idea stand apart?

An unique international coalition of enthusiastic engaged people between 35-56 years old to developp the project of communication between the generations. The result is free to use worldwide. An archive of contempory witnesses, oral history.

€ 50000,-

Funding requested from Advocate Europe

€ 50000,-

Total budget

Major expenses

10.000,- € website hosting, new desgin and app design 10.000,- € travelling to the witnesses and between the organisations 30.000,- € personnel costs

What do you need from the Advocate Europe community?

About fundraising and potential project partners.



Idea created on Feb. 9, 2016
Last edit on Oct. 30, 2017

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