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Fashion Show for Charity Dazzles Audience at Sounio's Temple of Poseidon

Internationally-acclaimed Greek fashion designer Mary Katrantzou and the organization "ELPIDA - Association of Friends of Children with Cancer" put on an impressive fashion show at Greece's Cape Sounio, under the shadow of the Temple of Poseidon, on Thursday evening. This was...

Giannis Antetokounmpo Stars in Mykonos Dunk Exhibition For a Good Cause (video)

Giannis Antetokounmpo became a magnet for tourists and locals alike during his visit to cosmopolitan Mykonos where he participated in a philanthropic dunk competition event on Saturday. Crowds chanted "MVP, MVP" as the Greek Freak shot and dunked at a...

Giannis Antetokounmpo and Brothers to Host Charity Event on Mykonos

NBA superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo announced that he will host a charity event called "Give 'n Rise" alongside his brothers, the "Antetokounbros," on July 6 at SantAnna, on Mykonos Island. The Greek Freak will organize an original "Dunks & Dance" event...

German Playmobil Makes Greek Toy Gods for Children's Charity

Toymaking giant Playmobil has, for the first time, created Olympian gods Zeus and Athena inspired by Greek mythology. The figures are specifically for the Greek market with proceeds from the sales going toward the ELPIDA association of friends of...

Greek President Pavlopoulos Points to EU Crisis of Values on Visit to Nicosia

The crisis in the European Union is one of values, not economics, President of the Hellenic Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos said on Monday in Nicosia. "Europe has distanced itself from... those values and principles, which after WWII led to the...

Greek Singer Nana Mouskouri in Toronto Charity Event

World-famous Greek singer Nana Mouskouri will perform at a glamorous gala entitled "An Unforgettable Evening" that will be held on October 23 in Toronto. The event will launch the cooperation between ELPIDA Children's Oncology Unit in Greece and Canadian SickKids...

Skyros: Artificial Leg for a Horse

An orthopedist saved a little horse in Skyros, in contrast to veterinarians who couldn’t suggest any solution other than euthanasia. This is the first placement of an artificial body part to a horse in Greece. The horse’s name is Elpida,...

Benaki's 100 Chairs in 100 Days

Chairs have their own story, a story narrated with a unique style by the Italian furniture designer, Martino Gamper, who had the idea to reconstruct in 100 days 100 chairs, using materials from old chairs found in the streets...