Love and support have no boundaries. A really special group of children in the US raised their voices in support of the work of ELIZA – Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children,
Assuming the role of radio presenters, these three children, broadcasted a feature show on Ellas FM, dedicated to ELIZA’S initiatives for the protection of children suffering or running the risk of abuse in Greece. In this highly original way they communicated our work to over 1 million Greek households in the United States.
We, at ELIZA, thank the children and the people of Ellas FM for their amazing effort on our behalf and we promise that together we can achieve even more towards a better future for children in need!
On the occasion of World Day for the Prevention of Child Abuse (November 19th ) ELIZA hosted an event at the PARNASSOS Literary Society, with the purpose of presenting important research findings of the past 5 years regarding the phenomenon of child abuse in Europe and Greece.
According to data presented by Dr. Alexadra Soldatou – Pediatrician – Assistant Professor at the Athens Medical School, Athens General Children’s Hospital “P. & A. Kyriakou” –, children under 3 years of age run the greatest risk of serious injuries, with 70% of deaths resulting from abuse.
This article was first published in “Τhe Norwegian Business Daily” (13.08.2015 ).
While poverty is on the rise and the Greek government shrinking, many Greeks volunteer to help those in need.
Dough lumps go from hand to mouth and laughter resounds through the room on the ground floor of an an old neo-classical building in the heart of Athens a group of mothers and children are in the process of making Nigerian donuts. Some are immigrants others aren’t. They are here to have a break from a tough everyday life. It is not the government that helps them.
On September 28th, 2015, the popular music group “Ιmam Βaildi” with the participation of the famous singer Dimitra Galani and the music group “Carte Postale”, joined forces in a concert for the children of the Association “Together for Children”, at the Odeon of Herodes Atticus.
As a member of the “Together for Children” Association that embraces more than 10.000 children with its activities, ELIZA invited the audience to enjoy this unique concert & support its purpose.
The refreshed Imam Baildi, the charming and popular Dimitra Galani and the charismatic retro-pop group from the city of Patras Carte Postale,