- YEAR OF GRANT
- CATEGORYSOCIAL WELFARE
- ORGANIZATION LOCATIONChalkidiki
- GRANT LOCATIONHALKIDIKI, GREECE
The grant supports the purchase of machinery for the monastery's technical works on the land.
Founded in the 10th century and surrounded by gardens with huge chestnut trees, the Stavronikita monastery stands on a 50-metre-high rock on the east coast of Mount Athos. It is inhabited by 25 monks and visited by thousands of visitors annually.