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...

First Repair Cafe Opens in Greece: Fix Things for Free!

The first Repair Cafe - a meeting place for local residents to fix broken appliances - is opening its doors in Aktaio, Patra, in...

Sexual Assaults on Children at Refugee Camps in Greece, says British Report

Refugee children as young as seven years old have been sexually assaulted in official European refugee camps in Greece, an Observer report says. Human rights...

Stavros Niarchos Foundation to Fully Repair and Restore Patrick Leigh Fermor’s House

The Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) approved on Thursday a new donation to the Benaki Museum to fully cover the repair works and the restoration...

Greek Red Cross Receives €240,000 for Unescorted Refugee Children

The Greek Red Cross on Thursday received 240,000 euros for unescorted refugee children, under the program "EUStaff4Refugees." The check was handed to the President of...

Hunger Crisis in Greece: Church Charity to feed 1,000 families for 10 months

The Apostoli charity has announced that it will be donating food to 1,000 families with young children that are low income or no income...

Words vs. Debt: Save Greece By Using Greek Words [Video]

The Greek language, one of the oldest European languages, has an oral tradition of 4,000 years and a written tradition of 3,000 years. Naturally,...

Refugees Enter Municipal Meeting Holding Snakes and Scorpions

Refugees holding snakes and scorpions barged into the hall where a meeting was being held by the Municipality of Larissa, capital and the largest...

Thousands of Santas Flood Chania Streets in Greece [video]

About 6,500 Santas on Sunday flooded the streets and the old port of Chania on Crete, running to raise funds for health institutions catering...

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