28 MAY 2008 / Stavros Niarchos Foundation featured in book on European Philanthropy

The Stavros Niarchos Foundation is profiled in the recently published book, Philanthropy in Europe: A Rich Past, a Promising Future. This book examines the philanthropic sector in Europe.

The book profiles foundations that have been active there and examines issues that philanthropists in Europe face amid evolving social, financial, and technological landscapes. 

The Niarchos Foundation is one of thirteen foundations showcased in the book.  The chapter on the Niarchos Foundation was written by Ms. Hildy Simmons, a long-time advisor to the Foundation’s Board of Directors.

Click here to view an excerpt of the book.  In this excerpt, the chapter on the Foundation is followed by pages from the Foreword and Editors’ Commentary sections, in order to provide some context for the readers.