23 APRIL 2021Explore Themes from Quarter-Century of Grantmaking through a Special Anniversary MicrositeOver 25 years, the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) has made grants to thousands of nonprofit organizations around the world. In this work, we’ve been guided by openness to the excellent ideas of people close to the issues, by collaboration with partners we respect immensely, and by a desire to create transformative change whose benefits multiply and are shared widely across society.
- As part of its online festivities on Orthodox Easter Sunday, Vamvakou Revival will host an event featuring rebetiko and folk music, including works by legendary songwriter Vassilis Tsitsanis, performed by the musical group Grammes.
- Unpublished new data showing continuing increases in drug use over the last quarter was presented during the latest SNF DIALOGUES webcast.
- Stavros Niarchos Park at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC), transformed into a huge soccer field, will host a “bakoterma” soccer tournament for kids in collaboration with the nonprofit Regeneration & Progress and with the support of SNF.
14 APRIL 2021Delivery of Two New Planes through a $18 Million SNF Grant Strengthens EKAV’s Air Ambulance ServicesOn Wednesday, April 14, two Beechcraft King Air 350 aircraft landed in Greece, the latest result of a grant from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) to strengthen the capabilities and efficiency of the National Center for Emergency Care’s (EKAV) air ambulance services.
14 APRIL 2021How Will Cities Look a Century from Now? An Immersive Model from Chatham House’s SNF CoLab ExploresA public fountain that doubles as a drinking fountain. Urban waterways to cope with rising seas. A Mars Expo advertising a five-year emigration scheme for the Red Planet.
13 APRIL 2021Lincoln Center Launches Outdoor Civic Hub and Announces Transformation of its Space as Part of SNF-LC Agora InitiativeRestart Stages, a new effort from Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, launched last week on World Health Day. Today, as part of the effort, Lincoln Center announced a commission to set designer and MacArthur Fellow Mimi Lien to create a park-like installation, “The GREEN,” transforming a huge plaza on its campus into a new sort of public space.
08 APRIL 2021Renovations Adding Capacity for 145 New ICU and HDU Beds at 15 Hospitals across Greece Completed through SNF GrantThe Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) grant for renovations to add capacity for 175 additional intensive care unit (ICU) and high-dependency unit (HDU) beds at 15 hospitals in the Greek National Health System—from Attica to Thessaloniki and Lamia to Crete—has been largely completed and delivered.