Recent Grants Fall 2009- Winter 2010
26 October 2009

The Stavros Niarchos Foundation Board of Directors has approved at its meeting, 48 grants to not-for-profit organizations in Greece and abroad

At its most recent meeting the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Board of Directors approved 48 grants to not-for-profit organizations in Greece and abroad. 

SNFCC-Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center, Greece
Funding for the planning, construction and outfitting of the new facilities for the National Library of Greece, the Greek National Opera and the Stavros Niarchos Park

1st Special Elementary School of Chania, Greece
For construction projects and the purchase of equipment

Aide et Action, France
For an educational project in Burkina Faso

Aristotelis Society, Greece
For restoration of the roof of the main building

Association Oeuvre Notre-Dame-Du-Haut, France
For partial funding for construction of the Entrance Hall at the site of the Chapel

Association Paris Tout P’tits, France
For general operating support

Big Apple Circus, USA
For the Clown Care program

Bronx Museum of the Arts, USA
For arts education programs

Brooklyn Botanic Garden, USA
For education programs for children

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), USA
For a commission on security threats to financial markets

Children´s Soccer Training, Greece
For continuation of the sports and educational training programs

Cooperation Committee of the Municipality of Rhodes with Higher Education Institutions, Greece
For implementation of a program on educational robotics

 
Day Care Center "Agios Ioannis Damaskinos" Holy Metropolitan Church of Maroneia and Komotini, Greece
For configuration of a playground

Department of Biological Chemistry Medical School - NKUA, Greece
For the purchase of equipment

Domna Samiou Cultural Association of Folkloric Music, Greece
For the design and creation of the association´s website

Ecole Suisse d´Archeologie en Grece, Switzerland
For the exhibition “ERETRIA. A look at an ancient city. Swiss archaeologists in Greece”

ELISA - Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children, Greece
For an awareness campaign for the prevention of cruelty to children

Engadiner Astronomiefreunde St. Moritz, Switzerland
For astronomical equipment

FOCOS: The Foundation of Orthopedics and Complex Spine, USA
Program and capital support

Folklore Museum of Xanthi Xanthi Progressive Union, Greece
For construction projects and the purchase of equipment

Food Bank for New York City, USA
For general operating support

Fournos – Centre for Digital Culture, Greece
For support of children’s theater performances for orphanages

General Hospital of Kastoria, Greece
For the purchase of an analogical mammography machine

Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Alexandria and All Africa, Egypt
For the construction of a Patriarchal Sacristy

Headway – the brain injury association, UK
For a capital project

Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP), Greece
For the purchase of the organization´s premises

Hellenic Museum of Children´s Art, Greece
For organization of a children’s art exhibition and complementary educational programs

Hellenic Ornithological Society, Greece
For an educational program on the importance of free spaces

Holy, Royal, Patriarchal, Stavropegic and Coenobiac Monastery of St. John the Theologian and Evangelist, Greece
For the Patmos Windmills Restoration project

Home Start International, UK
For the Year of Learning project

Hospital for Special Surgery, USA
For the fellowship program and seminars

Johns Hopkins University, The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), USA
For fellowships and internships

Life Line - Non Profit Charitable Organization for Telecare and Help at Home, Greece
For the purchase of devices for the remote medical care of elderly people

Marymount Manhattan College, USA
For the Endowed Scholarship for international students

National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC), UK
For expansion of the NSPCC Helplines Development Program

ORBIS International, USA
For improving the pediatric eye care network in Northern Vietnam

Saint Demetrios Greek American School, USA
For expanding the school’s math, literacy and fine arts programs

Survivor Corps, USA
For the “Strengthening Survivorship” program in Rwanda
 
Tall Ships Youth Trust, Greece
For the 10th anniversary voyage of the Stavros S. Niarchos ship

Theodora Children’s Trust, United Kingdom
For the Clown Doctors program

United Service Organizations (USO), USA
For the Theater of War’s regional performances and documentary film

Università degli Studi di Genova, Italy
For the multilingual project “A Lexicon of Ancient Greek”

Université de Fribourg, Switzerland
For the Greek Sources in Swiss Libraries project

University of Pennsylvania, USA
For the Penn World Scholars Program

Village Reach, USA
For expanding the program in Mozambique

VSA arts, USA
For the 2010 International VSA arts Festival

Weill Cornell Medical College, USA
For a new medical research building, part of the “Discoveries that Make a Difference” campaign

World Education, USA
For support of programs in Laos