Groups and Organizations with volunteer or similar activities

  Friends of Habitat for Humanity

Friends of Habitat for Humanity, Greater Athens
Stratigou Eindou 14
185 36 Piraeus, Greece
weekdays from 10 am to 4 pm. For more information, 
please call  at 210-418 2251or email  hfhgr@ath.forthnet.gr

They need volunteers and donations...Read their letter

   World Wildlife Fund Greece 

Dynamic and active around Greece. They need volunteers and donations.
Filellinon 26, Athens 10558
http://www.wwf.gr/
Tel:  210-3314893
Fax: 210-3247578
support@wwf.gr
 

Elliniki Etaireia (EE) (The Greek Society for the Protection of the Environment and Cultural Heritage)
 

This group does environmental and cultural preservation work around Greece. They have an active office at 28 Tripodon St. in Plaka and are looking for volunteers. 210 3226693
 
http://www.ellinikietairia.gr/english.asp

    Mediterranean Garden Society

http://www.mediterraneangardensociety.org/index.html

Hellenic Ornithological Society
 

http://www.ornithologiki.gr/en/enmain.htm

Medasset (Mediterranean Association to Save the Sea Turtles) needs volunteers to protect the sea turtle nesting grounds on Zakynthos from brutal tourism development and scandalous neglect by the Greek state.
 

http://www.euroturtle.org/medasset/

Democrats Abroad Greece hopes to have its own web site active soon.  President is Beth Tate Hondros, dpca_gr@yahoo.com...
 

http://www.democratsabroad.org/

American Women's Organization of Greece (AWOG) has been a social resource and volunteer group for expats for many years. Their office is Akademias 23 in Athens, telephone 210 362 4115. President for 2007 is Nora Stamoulis, board members Eleni Palivos, Joanna Staikos, Daisy Rodriguez-Gavala, Anna Haughton & Voula Anagnostopoulou
 

http://www.awog.gr/

AHEPA (American Hellenic Educational and   Progressive Association)

 

http://www.ahepa.org/news/greece.html

USA Girl Scouts Overseas 
 Daisy Rodriguez 210 92 12 949

 

Greeksomethings, a social organization for young and restless hyphenated Greeks

 

http://www.greeksomethings.org/

Greek Society for Law and Archaeology, created in 2007, is a non-profit legal resource for archaeologists and property owners in Greece.

http://www.law-archaeology.gr/content/news.php

   The Wellness Connection is an English-speaking group meeting monthly in Marousi to discuss health issues. 

 

http://health.groups.yahoo.com/group/wellnessconnection/

Greek Museums

The Greek Ministry of Culture maintains a good on-line listing of archaeological sites and museums.

 

http://www.culture.gr/2/21/toc/index.html

The private Benaki Museum offers an amazing overview of 4000 years of history in a beautifully restored Athens mansion, with many special exhibits.

 

http://www.benaki.gr/index-en.htm

The Museum of Cycladic Art is a spectacular modern museum, even if not all its material has a reputable source.

 

http://www.cycladic-m.gr/

The Goulandris Museum of Natural History in Kifisia sponsors the Greek Biotope/Wetland Centre near Thessaloniki, whose aim is to save Greece's threatened wetlands.

http://www.ekby.gr/ekby/en/EKBY_Profile_en.html