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.