The Hellenic Initiative’s 2nd Annual London Event recognizing the work of ELPIDA Youth raises over 200,000 GBP to fund THI’s work in Greece.
Over 300 international guests attended THI’s Second Annual Gala at the Dorchester Hotel in London on May 24th. The sold out crowd raised more than 200,000 GBP to fund THI’s philanthropic and economic development work in Greece.
Event Co-chairs Nikos Stathopoulos, Constantine Logothetis and Dimtri Goulandris thanked the crowd for their generous support. THI Board President, George Stamas introduced Princess Tatiana, THI’s International Ambassador, who also attended as ELPIDA Youth’s representative from Greece.
Unilever CEO, Paul Polman, gave the evening’s keynote address and spoke of Unilever’s commitment to the economic recovery of Greece and their proud involvement in THI’s Regeneration Program in Greece.
Prince Pavlos addressed the crowd as well and chose one of the lucky raffle winners for the evening.
Greek food start-up sensation Ergon provided gift bags for all those in attendance and DJ Avgoustinos kept the crowd dancing hours after the program ended.