Events presenting issues of wider interest regarding the NGO ecosystem and beyond

Outreach Event: Greek NGOs & Embassies in Greece

21 March 2019: At the “Outreach: Greek NGOS & Embassies in Greece” event, we were honored by the presence of Mrs. Elisabeth Lothe, Deputy Head of Mission of the Norwegian Embassy in Athens, Mrs. Polyxeni Anastasiou, EAA Grants Officer, Mr. Andrea Kehrbach, Counselor & Head of Labor, Health and Social Department of the German Embassy…

Outreach: NGOs & Responsible Leadership

24 October 2018: More than 30 participants from Nonprofit Organizations attended the “Outreach Event: NGOs & Responsible Leadership” and the speech of Markus Hipp, Member of the Board of the BMW Foundation Herbert Quandt and Member of the Advisory Board of HIGGS. Markus Hipp explained what “responsible leadership” means and talked about the experiences he…

Outreach: Greek NGOs & Fundraising in the U.S.A.

04 June 2018 – The speakers of the “Outreach Event: Greek NGOs & Fundraising in the U.S.A.” were Mrs. Ellena Fotinatos, Deputy Director at King Baudouin Foundation U.S. and Eleni Alexaki, Senior Cultural Affairs Specialist at the Department of Education at the US Embassy. Mrs. Fotinatos presented the work of the King Baudouin Foundation U.S. while…

Outreach: NGOs & Media II

9 March 2018 – Considering that communication is the most important basis for building stable partnerships, HIGGS hosted the event “NGOs & Media” in order to associate Non-Governmental Organizations in the journalistic field. Representatives of Nonprofit Organizations attended the event in order to get precious information and enhance their work aiming at the promotion and…

Outreach: NGO & Corporate Social Responsibility

21 March 2018 –  A total of 60 representatives of Greek Nonprofit Organizations attended the event “NGO & Corporate Social Responsibility” where they had the chance to meet experienced speakers of CSR, among which were Dimitris Danilatos, Chief Executive Officer of CSR HELLAS, Rania Soulaki, Director of Corporate Social Responsibility, Eytichia Varthaliti, of the Corporate…

Outreach: NGOs & Digital Marketing

24 January 2018 – 90 organizations, from Greece and abroad, honored us with their presence in the «Outreach event: NGOs & Digital Marketing», while we had the pleasure of hosting speakers with extensive experience in business and NPOs sectors. Giorgos Argyrakis, Account Director, Team OTE, OgilvyOne Worldwide, Greece, Suchi Gaur, Communication Specialist South-East Asia, Project…

Outreach: NGOs & Media

21 November 2017 – More than 30 NPOs attended the HIGGS event “Outreach: NGOs & Media” with main speakers Ioanna Fotiadi, journalist from the newspaper “Kathimerini”, Melpomeni Maragidou, news editor on “VICE Greece”, and Stauros Malichoudis, journalist from “Inside Story”. The three journalists, all of them experienced on civil society issues spoke about the view…

Outreach: NGOs and European Programs – Athens

20 September 2017 – We held the “Outreach Event: NGOs and European Programs” with the following speakers: Dr Sotiris Petropoulos, Director of HIGGS, Dr Antonis Karvounis, Europe for Citizens 2014 – 2020, Contact Point Greece, Ministry of Interior, Kelli Garifalli, Project Manager and General Coordinator, Fair Trade Hellas and Alexandros Theodoridis, Founding Member and Manager…

Outreach: NGOs and European Programs – Thessaloniki

18 September 2017 – During HIGGS “Outreach Event: NGOs and European Programs” at the New City Hall of Thessaloniki, participants had the opportunity to learn more about EU Programs (Erasmus+ KA2, Europe for Citizens, AMIF, Horizon 2020) from Dr Sotirios Petropoulos, HIGGS Director. Dr Petropoulos also shared with them useful tips and best practices on…

Outreach: NGOs & Crowdfunding

1 June 2017 – We held the “Outreach Event: NGOs & Crowdfunding” in collaboration with ActionAid Hellas, Give & Fund , GlobalGiving, SciFY, and Desmos. Two Crowdfunding platforms and three Greek NPOs joined forces and shared their experience, good practices and useful tools for a successful campaign with the 53 participants coming from the NPO sector…

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