08 JUNE 2017 / The Association “Friends of the Child” honors the SNF, during its supporters’ award ceremony

On the occasion of 30 years of supporting children from vulnerable social groups, on Wednesday, June 7th the Association “Friends of the Child” held an event, at the National Historical Museum, where it honored its major supporters over the years, including the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF).

The SNF grants have supported the implementation of the Association’s programs for disadvantaged children and their families. On behalf of the SNF, Mrs. Christina Lambropoulou, Chief Financial Officer of the SNF, received the award.

The Association “Friends of the Child” was established in Athens, in 1987, and provides support to over 450 families annually. The Association implements several programs, including food aid, medical care, personal hygiene, infant care, as well as educational and recreational programs, focusing on children affected by socioeconomic and domestic problems, as well as their families.