LOCATION OF GRANT:
The Friends of the Poor Fund of St. Spyridon Stadium Church was founded in 1940 with the aim to provide goods and services to parishioners and local residents in need. Some of its philanthropic activities are: "Home for the Elderly" which operates since 1998 offering residence and care to 18 seniors, and "Parish Center of Love" whereby volunteers cook and provide lunch packages to approximately 30 poor and homeless, on a daily basis, 5 days a week from October until May.
The grant regards the provision of food supplies for the "Home for the Elderly" and for the "Parish Center of Love". The grant also contributes to the payment of operational expenses for the "Home for the Elderly".
PROGRAM AREA: Social Welfare
LOCATION OF GRANT: Attica