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 a necessary condition for change, it organises children’s events with an environmental theme, as well as trips to learn about biodiversity in eastern Crete.
Students from Crete discover the world of Tourism
The Tipping Point (TTP) organization, with the support and in partnership with the G. & A. Mamidakis Foundation, implemented the action “Connecting Schools of Crete to the World of Tourism”. The aim was to highlight the value of Tourism, to meet the need to inform students about the industry, and to develop a tourist consciousness that “sees” beyond the traditional patterns of occupations and experiences during a tourist season. Groups of pupils from seven schools in Lasithi, Rethymnon and Chania...Read more
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.Read more
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.Read more
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.Read more
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.Read more
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.Read more
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.Read more
“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.Read more
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. Ιn 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 Tourism in One Planet."Read more