Stavros Niarchos Foundation Awards $41.5 Million in Grants

The has announced grants totaling more than $41.5 million (€31.6 million) to organizations working in the areas of education, health, the arts, and social welfare.

As part of its three-year commitment to provide an additional $131 million (€100 million) to help address the effects of the prolonged socioeconomic crisis in Greece, the Athens-based foundation awarded grants totaling $22.3 million (€17 million). Grant recipients include the , for a food assistance and nutrition program in public schools; , for an art therapy program for women prisoners; and , for renovations and the purchase of equipment for its neonatal clinic.

In addition, the foundation awarded grants totaling nearly $19.2 million (€14.6 million) to a variety of Greek and international organizations. Recipients include the , the , , the , and .

"." Stavros Niarchos Foundation Press Release 07/15/2013.