Project: Social care, education and sports

During the past years, Ikaria has been touched hard by the economic and financial crisis. As a result many activities – crucial for social care, education and the development of sports – were underfinanced and could not evolve accordingly

Total donation: 5.844 EUR

Project: Social care, education and sports

During the past years, Ikaria has been touched hard by the economic and financial crisis. As a result many activities – crucial for social care, education and the development of sports – were underfinanced and could not evolve accordingly

Total donation: 5.844 EUR

Via contacts with different associations on Ikaria we were able to identify some projects, which were in urgent financial need and we were happy to support them. Here they are :

Support for schools on Ikaria – Total donation : 3.997 EUR

2017

  • Primary and Secondary schools in Agios Kirikos: starter-kit at the beginning of the school year (pencils, notebooks, rubbers etc.) for 40 pupils coming from families in financial need
    Total donation: 1.997 EUR
    Supporters: Cultural Association « Ioannis Melas », Agios Kirikos ; Parents association

2018

  • Primary school and Secondary school in Christos Rahon: buying petrol to ensure heating during winter period.
    Total donation: 800 EUR
  • Primary school in Agios Polykarpos: buying petrol to ensure heating during winter period.
    Total donation: 400 EUR
  • Secondary school in Evdilos: Buying books to complete the school library
    Total donation : 400 EUR
  • School for children with special needs, Evdilos: supply with games and video projector
    Total donation : 400 EUR

Support for the sports association Messaria – Total donation : 400 EUR

  • 20 footballs
  • T-shirts for the children of the year 2018-2019

Support for families in a difficult financial situation – Total donation : 1.447 EUR

  • During times of the financial and economic crisis social welfare projects became very important. « Friends of Ikaria » joint various activities of local associations to support families in financial needs.
    Total donation: 2017 – 1.247 EUR, 2018 – 200 EUR

Lessons learned

Small donations to small projects can make a difference …

Via contacts with different associations on Ikaria we were able to identify some projects, which were in urgent financial need and we were happy to support them. Here they are :

Support for schools on Ikaria – Total donation : 3.997 EUR

2017

  • Primary and Secondary schools in Agios Kirikos: starter-kit at the beginning of the school year (pencils, notebooks, rubbers etc.) for 40 pupils coming from families in financial need
    Total donation: 1.997 EUR
    Supporters: Cultural Association « Ioannis Melas », Agios Kirikos ; Parents association

2018

  • Primary school and Secondary school in Christos Rahon: buying petrol to ensure heating during winter period.
    Total donation: 800 EUR
  • Primary school in Agios Polykarpos: buying petrol to ensure heating during winter period.
    Total donation: 400 EUR
  • Secondary school in Evdilos: Buying books to complete the school library
    Total donation : 400 EUR
  • School for children with special needs, Evdilos: supply with games and video projector
    Total donation : 400 EUR

Support for the sports association Messaria – Total donation : 400 EUR

  • 20 footballs
  • T-shirts for the children of the year 2018-2019

Support for families in a difficult financial situation – Total donation : 1.447 EUR

  • During times of the financial and economic crisis social welfare projects became very important. « Friends of Ikaria » joint various activities of local associations to support families in financial needs.
    Total donation: 2017 – 1.247 EUR, 2018 – 200 EUR

Lessons learned

Small donations to small projects can make a difference …