Basketball Legend Nick Galis Auctions Shoes for a Child’s Treatment

Greek basketball legend and recent NBA Hall-of-Famer Nick Galis auctioned his sports shoes and gathered €7,000 for the treatment of a 5-year-old suffering from...

Concert in Belgium Raises Money for “Fuel for Schools” in Northern Greece

A total of 35,000 euros has been raised in a charity concert in Brussels, in support of the initiative "Fuel for Schools".  The funds...

AEK Athens to Offer Monday’s Football Match Proceeds to Flood Victims

Since the Mandra hailstorm tragedy last week, many organisations, businessmen and individuals have offered support to those devastated by nature's wrath; and sports clubs...

UNHCR: 33,600 Refugees in Greece Received Cash Assistance in October

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has released the amount of cash assistance offered to refugees living in Greece for the month...

Greece’s Children Pay the Price of Economic Crisis

Greece's children pay the price of the prolonged economic crisis, as a shelter for abused children is now taking in those whose parents are...

Philhellene Jimmy Jamar Raises €35,278 to Help Heat Greek Schools

The winter months have brought plummeting temperatures to Greece and with the economic crisis looming over the country, many facilities have had to go...

Social Crisis in Greece Gets Worse, Austrian NGO says

The Greek crisis from a social and humanitarian point of view is getting worse, especially in the capital, according to Austrian newspaper Wiener Zeitung. The...

Veteran Cyclist Covers 8,000k Route Over 14 Countries for the Disabled

Cyclist Stelios Vaskos is not a stranger to the national cycling community of Greece. He has completed many successful and arduous feats in long-distance...

German Playmobil Makes Greek Toy Gods for Children’s Charity

Toymaking giant Playmobil has, for the first time, created Olympian gods Zeus and Athena inspired by Greek mythology. The figures are specifically for the...

Greek Flour Magnate Donates Farm and Mansion to Children’s Charity

Greek flour magnate Constantinos Loulis has donated a 25-acre farm and mansion to children's charity organization "Arc of the World." "Ark of the World" (Kivotos...

Dozens of Migrants Distribute Drinking Water to Flooded Villages in Trikala, Thanked by Municipality

On Sunday the municipal authority of Trikala issued an official statement thanking dozens of migrants staying at a migrant camp nearby for helping out several...

Greek Volunteers Awarded UN Refugee Award, Nansen Prize

UNHCR announced on Tuesday that the Hellenic Rescue Team (HRT) made up of some 2,000 volunteers will share the annual Nansen prize for saving...

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