Diners Club for the 4th year by UNICEF’s side.
Athens, September 17, 2013.
Diners Club, for the 4th consecutive year, supports Children Protection Institutes, by offering UNICEF school material.
The offer of UNICEF school material to children supported or accommodated by 26 Child Protection Institutions is at the same time an offer to the millions of children benefited by the purchase of UNICEF school material.
Diners Club partnership with UNICEF is already at its 10th year, during which Diners Club supports children locally and internationally.
Since 2003, Diners Club Unicef card has offered vaccines against measles to more than 14 million children in developing countries. Vaccinations are supported by Diners Club consistent offering of 0,5% of the value of each purchase with the card to UNICEF at no expense for the cardholder.
Diners Club “Symvallo” (I contribute) program, through the valuable contribution of its members, provides African children with access to education and to healthcare services. Through the program “Symvallo”, Diners Club cardholders can select a monthly standing order of 5 or 10 Euros through their Diners Club card and contribute either in the therapeutic program for children or to the development of their educational opportunities.
The child protection institutions that received the school material are the following:
*CentrefortheRecovery of Children, Voula, Attica,
*Children & Family Support Centers of SOS Children Villages in Athens, Kalamata, Komotini, Herakleion/Crete, Alexandroupolis,
*Child-city of “Agios Andreas”, Kalamaki, Attica,
*Christodouleio Childcare Institution,
*Hatzikiriakio Institution of Childcare,
*Hellenic Children Village in Filyro,
*Kivotos tou kosmou (Arc of the world),
*Melissa Girls Orphanage,
*Melitefs, Papafeio Institution for Boys Childcare, Thessaloniki,
“Mitera” Childcare Institution,
*Pammakaristos Childcare Institution,
*Public Model Juvenile House for Boys, Perissos, Atttica,
*Public Model National Infant Institution, Kallithea, Attica,
*Public School of the Avlona Juvenile Prison,
*Public Social Care Unit for the Child, Penteli, Attica,
*Refuges Centre of Lavrion, operated by the Red Cross,
*Sorority of Agia Anna,
*SOS Villages in Vari, Plagiari, Kalamata & Thrace,
*Zanneio Institution of Childcare & Education.