HIGGS collaborations with local & international stakeholders

Transnational Giving Europe (TGE) and HIGGS

We are very happy to announce our new collaboration with the Transnational Giving Europe (TGE) Network! A few words about the TGE Network: Most European countries do not grant income tax deductibility to donors wanting to support a foreign beneficiary in another Member State. This unequal treatment of national and cross-border philanthropy infringes the fundamental…

SNF RUN 2019: FIRST RUN – Crowdfunding Campaign

04 – 30 December 2018 – We coordinated the crowdfunding campaign of Amimoni, ELEPAP and Floga which participated in this year’s race of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation for the New Year’s Eve on the GIVE & FUND platform. The Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) organized the SNF RUN: 2019 FIRST RUN for the New Year’s Eve at…

HIGGS & HELLENIC PETROLEUM GROUP: A new collaboration begins!

HIGGS family is growing and welcoming the HELLENIC PETROLEUM Group in its circle of supporters. HELPE Group will fund the participation of a newly-founded Non-profit Organization in the HIGGS Incubator program for 1 year. Thanks to HELPE Group’s contribution, the Non-profit will be provided with the opportunity, for the next 12 months, to: a) attend…

Training for Care Homes Staff

29 – 30 November 2018: We offered tailor-made training and consulting services to 5 Care Homes for the elderly in Attica with the support of the TIMA Charitable Foundation. The aim of the program was to strengthen the care homes in order to render them sustainable while helping them improve the quality of care offered to…

United Nations Department of Global Communications – Civil Society Unit and HIGGS

HIGGS has been one of the Nonprofit organizations that have been associated with the United Nations Department of Global Communications (formerly Department of Public Information) – Civil Society Unit (formerly NGO Relations Unit). Non‑governmental organizations are important partners in disseminating information about United Nations priority issues and the role of the Organization to the world. Being associated…

Erasmus+: European youth Network for dIversity and TolerancE

Through the joint effort of two universities, two NGOs, an Institute and a youth center, E-UNITE (European youth Network for dIversity and TolerancE) will develop the foundations of the E-UNITE network – an international youth network, which aims to promote community-led initiatives in the fields of tolerance, inclusivity and diversity. The main output of the…

Action on the Climate Change

09 December 2018: As a member of the action on the climate we co-organized with Greenpeace Greece and other NGOs a walking event in Athens about climate changes that affect our lives and pose a threat to our country and the next generations. During the UN Climate Change World Summit, and two months after the Intergovernmental Panel on…

HIGGS & Nestlé Workshop

06 December 2018 – We co-organized with Nestlé Hellas a Workshop on plastics and water. During the workshop the employees of the company during which the employees of the company got informed about environmental issues and designed strategies on reducing plastic waste and environmental protection in collaboration with the NGOs All for Blue and Enaleia.…

“Thales II: Mapping and Evaluating Greek Nonprofits”

The project “Thales II: Evaluation of Greek Nonprofit Organizations” is a continuation of the Thales I Project. It has a duration of two (2) years and is implemented by the Department of Political Science and International Relations of the University of the Peloponnese in collaboration with the NGO HIGGS. Thales II is being funded by…

NBG Business Seeds and HIGGS

Our cooperation with the National Bank of Greece has given to the Nonprofits of our Incubator and Accelerator programs the opportunity to benefit from the services provided by the NBG Business Seeds program and receive targeted support and guidance on business issues. Nonprofits of the Incubator and Accelerator have already held their first meetings with…

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