Education

Children are the future

Whether society experiences progress, stagnation or decline depends on the wisdom and sensitivity with which future generations are treated, because it is they whose vision will shape the future. Guided by this conviction, the G & A Mamidakis Foundation participates in actions for primary and secondary school pupils and university students, which aim to broaden and enrich the experiences provided to them by their daily life and education. In addition, firmly believing that raising awareness, especially of younger generations, is...

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Modern Art: 1st Educational Workshop.

The G. & A. Mamidakis Foundation introduces students into the world of modern art!

The Educational Workshop "The Contemporary Art on Our Side" for middle and high school students was successfully carried out by the G. & A. Mamidakis Foundation. The G. & A. Mamidakis Foundation and its artistic director Sotiris Bahtsetzis, implemented the Pilot Workshop "The Contemporary Art on Our Side" on Sunday, October 21, 2018, at the Minos Beach art hotel in Agios Nikolaos, Crete. The aim was to guide secondary school pupils, from the town of Ag. Nicholas of Crete, in the world of contemporary art. The participation in the educational workshop was free, as it was supported by the G. & A. Mamidakis Foundation, as part of actions promoting art and culture in the local community of Agios Nikolaos.

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Our Heritage: The Past Meets the Future.

The G. & A. Mamidakis Foundation sponsor at the 9th Children's Festival of Agios Nikolaos.

Having the G. & A. Mamidakis Foundation’s support, ARKKI participated at 9th Children’s Festival of Agios Nikolaos «once upon a time», with two labs for children. The 9th Children’s Festival of Agios Nikolaos- “Once Upon a Time …” opens the door to literature, art, traditional crafts, handicrafts, listens to stories, shares homemade flavors, sees theater, speaks foreign languages, travels to cultures through music and dance. It recommends to the children all that, that unite the past with the future leaving a common fingerprint on...

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The Tipping Point

NGO collaboration "The Tipping Point" with the G. & A. Mamidakis Foundation.

The G. & A. Mamidakis Foundation determined by its mission to contribute to the diffusion of Greek culture, the practical connection with tourism, but also faithful to its conviction that the cultivation and awareness of upcoming generations is a matter of vital importance for the future, participates in actions aimed at students, in order to enrich their experiences. The non-profit organization The Tipping Point, supported by the G. & A. Mamidakis Foundation, implements the action “Connecting Schools of Crete with...

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Festival of Digital Creativity

The G. & A. Mamidakis Foundation supports the 8th Student Festival of Digital Creativity.

The G. & A. Mamidakis Foundation, faithful to its vision and values and its conviction that the cultivation and awareness of upcoming generations is a matter of vital importance for the future, supports the 8th Student Festival of Digital Creativity in Agios Nikolaos, Crete. The 8th Student Festival of Digital Creativity is held in Agios Nikolaos on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 (09: 00-14: 00) in the Multi-Use Room of the Agios Nikolaos Business Administration Department of Technological Educational Institute of...

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A Festival full of inspiration, fantasy, training and culture

The G. & A. Mamidakis Foundation supports the 8th Children’s Festival of Agios Nikolaos.

The G. & A. Mamidakis Foundation, faithful to its vision and values and its conviction that the cultivation and awareness of upcoming generations is a matter of vital importance for the future, supports as a sponsor the 8th Children’s Festival of Agios Nikolaos, from 16-18 of June. The 8th Children’s Festival of Agios Nikolaos – “my name is Hope” exudes optimism and positive thinking about the present and the future. It sends out inspiration and imagination that can change everyday life. The purpose...

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The ancient greek myths become alive in a “Summer of Mythology”

Supporting lifelong learning

The “Summer of Mythology” is the first stage in a process that began in 2016 and will continue in the years ahead with constantly renewed content and activities. This innovative initiative by bluegr Hotels & Resorts, which was introduced at the Minos Beach art hotel, the Sensimar Minos Palace hotel & suites and the Candia Park village, all at Agios Nikolaos, Crete, it aims to teach interesting aspects of our country’s culture to foreign visitors of all ages. At the heart of...

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“Planet Agents” on a mission to save the planet

Training Environmentally sensitive and awakened citizens.

The first educational program for the rescue of the planet from waste was completed this October 2016, with the participation of the students and the teachers of the 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th elementary schools, in the municipality of Agios Nikolaos, Crete. The G. & A. Mamidakis Foundation under the belief that the basic condition to change the human behavior in favor of the environment is the awakening of forthcoming generations, it has supported the “Save the planet from waste”...

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ECOWEEK Crete 2016

Public Space & Tourism at One Planet

  The Municipality of Agios Nikolaos in Crete marked the beginning of this year’s tourist season with an environmental message. In collaboration with NGO ECOWEEK, the G. & A. Mamidakis Foundation, Bluegr Hotels & Resorts and the Region of Crete Regional Unit Lassithi, the mayor of Agios Nikolaos Anthonios Zervos and the President of the G. & A. Mamidakis Foundation Gina Mamidakis, hosted a week rich with activity around sustainable design, environmental awareness, and interventions in public spaces and schools titled “Public Space and...

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