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Member: Gold
Since: 03.11.2008

8A, Chimarras Street, GR-151 25 Maroussi, Athens, Greece

Contribution to society

Support to local communities
Always bearing in mind the human factor and the quality of life, programmes and activities were designed and addressed, mainly, towards municipalities and communities where the Group operates at the Thriasion and West Thesssaloniki regions.

Among the significant Group’s initiatives towards groups of beneficiaries, were:

To socially vulnerable groups
  • The programme "let's go camping 2010", with the participation of 253 children from the neighbouring to our installations municipalities & NGO.
  • Free food provision to NGO, neighbouring municipalities and Church (during the Christmas and Easter periods).
  • Donation of car-fuel & heating oil to NGO and 340 destitute families.
  • The donation of a converted car for the transportation of people with special needs, to the Eleftherio-Kordelio Municipality.
To senior citizens
  • Free check-ups for senior citizens from the local communities.
  • Financial support, provision of meals and donation of equipment to the Elderly Leisure-Time Centers (KAPH) at Magoula & Ehedoros.
To young people & education
  • Rewarding program to 352 first year students, from the neighbouring, to our installations, municipalities.
  • Donation of educational material and financial support for the pupils transportation (educational visits) to 27 schools.
  • Support for the organization of celebrations to schools of Thriacion region.
  • Donation of  heating oil to 55 schools of Thriacion region and the Special School of A. Liosia, financial support to 7 schools for the  organization of visits and events, scholarships to 5 university schools.
  • Sponsorships for conferences and events of educational institutes.
To environment & quality of life 
  • Provision of supplies to the Hellenic Rescue Team (EMAK, Fire Brigade).
  • Sponsorship for the reoperation of the pollution measuring stations of the Aspropyrgos municipality.
  • Deforestation works on the national road, in cooperation with Elefsina municipality, on the Environment Day.
  • Sponsorship for the construction of a cover for the municipal swimming pool at Chaidari.
  • Sponsorship for the construction of a nursery at the Eleftherio-Kordelio municipality.
  • Donation of a truck for refuse collection & three containers to the Elefsina municipality and a multiple purpose vehicle to the Mandra municipality.
To athletics & culture
  • Financial support to  athletic clubs and athletes of neighbouring communities (at Thriacion and western Thessaloniki municipalities), for purchasing of athletic material, transportation expenses, etc.
  • Financial support to the Schools Championship 5x5 (elementary schools of the Elefsina municipality).
  • Sponsoring and supporting of numerous cultural events organised by neighbouring to our installations municipalities and other organizations.
  • Cultural events (Aeschylia, Thriacia, Zervonikolia) organized by neighbouring municipalities (Thriacion region).
Contribution to the broader society
The responsible attitude, the sponsorships, the donations and the support characterize the Group's culture and business strategy. The Group both supported and took on programmes and activities concering society, environment, health, athletics, vulnerable groups, educational institutions and cultural events, such as:
  • Financial support to NGOs and Foundations (eg. associations of disabled / handicapped, "The Smile of the Child", Elliniko Paidiko Chorio Filiro", LIFE LINE HELLAS, Medecins du Monde, etc.)
  • Sponsorships for conferences and events of educational institutes.
  • Donation of a spectrometer FTIR and counter RVP to the Lab of Fuels & Lubricants of the NTU.
  • Financing of research program for the use of bioethanol, in cooperation the Lab of Fuels & Lubricants of the NTU.
  • Financial support to the activities of the Foundation for Mediterranean Studies.
  • Contribution to Goulandris Natural History Museum for the updating of the information concerning the Greek wetlands.
  • Sponsorship to the Polytechnic of Crete for the organization of the 2nd conference on "Hazardous Industrial Waste Management".
  • Sponsorship to cover the transportation expenses of a team working on ‘"Green Action - Clean Forests" in cooperation with the Ministry of Environment, Energy & Climate Change.
  • Donation of heating oil to the Voluntary Corp of Greek Firemen & Replanters.
  • Sponsorships for the organization of performances, events or exhibitions such as: Presentation of the annual cultural edition EPILOGOS.
  • To the Foundation of the Hellenic World for the promotion of the virtual reality program "trip to ancient Preini".
  • To the N. Kosmos theatre.
  • To the Road Safety Institute P. Mylonas, to support actions in the frame of the European week on road safety.
  • To the Herakleidon Museum for the exhibition "the Edgar Degas collection".
  • To the Athens Concert Hall for the section "famous performers".
  • Festival Demetria 2010, free ticket to employees to attend theatrical performance.
  • To the annual cultural event organized by the association Gefyra A. Athanasiou.