OUR SUPPORTERS

Thanks to our donators and sponsors for financial support to our cause.

Also thanks to the many people over the years who have given their voluntary and moral support. Without this help we would not be in existence today.

 

DONATORS

 Greek people from Skopelos and the mainland as well as people of foreign origin.

 Generous personal donation from “Mamma Mia!“ film producer Judy Craymer, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2014, 2017.

 The A.G. Leventis Foundation, 2008, 2009

 The Ministry of Employment and Social Protection, 2009

The orthodox community of St. Andrew in Edinburg, 2017

The Bishop of Chalkida, Istiaia and North Sporades islands, 2017

• The shipping company Hellenic Seaways, 2017

 

LONG-TERM SPONSORS 

Municipal Institutions

 The Municipality of Skopelos for granting us free space for our office in the public

property building of KAPI in Skopelos town.

 

Shops, restaurants

  • The Rigas Patsis shop in Skopelos town for discounts on goods and giveaways.

  • Hotel Rigas in Skopelos town for granting us free-of-charge services.

  • Restaurant Molos in Skopelos town for discounts on goods and giveaways.

​  • Pc-Tech Computers -Skopelos shop for free-of-charge goods.

 

Transport

• Hellenic Seaways stands alongside "Faros Skopelos"

The Hellenic Seaways, consistent with its commitment to effective support of island societies, stands alongside the association "Faros Skopelos", providing free tickets to vulnerable groups with significant health problems.
 
ANES stands alongside "Faros Skopelos"

The shipping company ANES stands alongside  the association "Faros Skopelos, providing free tickets to cancer patients and their care givers.

• The Aegean Flying Dolphins stands alongside "Faros Skopelos"

The Aegean Flying Dolphins stands alongside "Faros Skopelos", providing free or discounts tickets to -financially weak- cancer patients and their care givers. 

 

Medical Centres and other healthcare professionals

Faros Skopelou is continuing to strengthen its connections with local health services and healthcare professionals who work on Skopelos island. The aim of doing so is to improve the support services on offer to people with cancer and their families, as well as to inform and to raise awareness within the local community of issues pertaining to cancer.

Cooperation between the private medical centre “Asclepieion of Sporades" and charity of “Faros Skopelos"

"Asclepieion of Sporades", the private polyclinic and diagnostic centre, has responded positively to Faros Skopelou's request for cooperation and is now working together with Faros to facilitate refferals, educate the local community around issues of cancer prevention, as well as offering practical support to patients by providing the necessary imaging for check-ups.

• Cooperation between microbiological/pathology specialist and acupuncturist Mrs Lina Lemonis 

The charity has entered into a cooperation alongside the microbiological/pathology specialist and acupuncturist Mrs Lina Lemonis.

Specifically the nature of the cooperation means that-

(1)  Patients with cancer and other serious illnesses can be supported on a practical level by the charity for the check-up examinations/bloodwork they may need.

(2)  People with cancer /and other serious illnesses can be supported by the charity to achieve symptom management using acupuncture

(3)   Referrals of patients to the charity ‘Faros Skopelou’

Cooperation between clinical-nutritionist Mrs. Olga Maridaki

The charity has entered into a cooperation  alongside the clinical dietician-nutritionist Mrs Olga Maridaki.

     The nature of this cooperation means that:

(1)  The local community can receive information and raised awareness of issues pertaining to cancer and nutrition through relevant articles written by Mrs Maridaki which will be posted on the charity’s page on Facebook.

(2) The support of patients with cancer and other serious illnesses can receive, on a practical level the support of her specialist input on management of nutrition/digestive related symptoms such as loss of appetite, weight loss etc 

 

Web Technologies

• Bohemian Technologies

The Bohemian Technologies for sponsoring the website of Faros.