Keep the Victoria Community Center (Athens) Open Sports activities for younger kids. Football training with children from Ritsona camp. A mother of three leaving our warehouse.

Lighthouse Relief

Org #40532
Vetted since 2017 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Staff Favorite Site Visit Verified
2015
year founded
$630,366
raised on GlobalGiving
6
years fundraising
11
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

OUR MISSION IS TO PROVIDE DIGNIFIED IMMEDIATE AND LONG-TERM RELIEF TO THOSE EXPERIENCING DISPLACEMENT. WE USE A SUSTAINABLE, PARTICIPATORY APPROACH, THAT IS DRIVEN BY THOSE WE SERVE. OUR VISION IS A WORLD IN WHICH THE HUMAN RIGHTS, SAFE MOVEMENT, DIGNITY, AND WELL-BEING OF ALL PEOPLE ARE RESPECTED. We provide dignified emergency relief and psychosocial support to refugees and asylum seekers in Greece. Our participatory approach responds flexibly to the evolving needs of people experiencing displacement, with a focus on children and youth. We envision a society that greets forcibly displaced people with dignity and humanity, while guaranteeing their safe passage and protection per internati... read more

Project Leaders
Chloe Esposito
Chloe Esposito
Christos Nikolaidis
Christos Nikolaidis
Team
Alana Chloe Esposito, Christos Nikolaidis
Organization Information
Björnflokevägen 3
Vällingby/Stockholm, 162 45
Sweden
+302108318089
Organization Information
Björnflokevägen 3
Vällingby/Stockholm, 162 45
Sweden
+302108318089

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Adversity and Hope: A Look Back at 2023

By Christianna Vaso | Communications and Development Officer

Reflecting on 2023 brings a mix of feelings – tough challenges, but also many bright spots. Solidarity with people on the move kept taking hits (with limited governmental support and... Read the full report ›

Project Impact Report

By Chloe Esposito | Co-Director, Lighthouse Relief

I am delighted to share the progress and achievements of our initiative aimed at assisting 100 asylum-seeking families who recently arrived in Greece. Thanks to your generous contributions, we made... Read the full report ›

*Mariam's path to healing

By Christianna Vaso | Communications and Development Officer

In 2020 baby Mariam* and her family arrived on Lesvos, seeking asylum. Today, after fleeing Morocco, the family has received refugee protection and lives in Athens. Their journey has been one of hope... Read the full report ›
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