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Stelios at the International Philanthropy Summit in Monaco

15.02.18 posted by Valia Meletiou

IMG_20180215_151713-800x600 As at 15 February 2018

Sir Stelios attended today the International Philanthropy Summit in Monaco which took place at the Auditorium Rainier III. Sir Stelios participated in the panel discussion "How Celebrities & Luxury Brands Work to Save Natural Resources and Improve the Livelihoods and Education of the Most Vulnerable and Unprotected People? ".
At the end he was awarded for his contribution to philanthropy.



Sir Stelios captured in oil at the National Portrait Gallery

30.01.18 posted by Valia Meletiou

Stelios_new-600x1120as on 30th January 2018
easyJet founder and philanthropist, Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou, has been captured in oil with a specially commissioned painting in London’s National Portrait Gallery.

Artist Mary Jane Ansell used oil on an aluminium panel to portray Sir Stelios after a short sitting with extensive photographic preparation. This portrait was commissioned by the Gallery’s trustees in 2015 in recognition of his contribution to British business and entrepreneurship. 



The Food from the heart supports Mandra's residents through "Oloi mazi boroume"

27.12.17 posted by Valia Meletiou

ffthandoloimaziboroumeStelios Haji-Ioannou with the "Food from the heart" proceeds to a direct donation of 100,000 cookie bites to the Mandra - Idylia Municipality in order to support the victims of the recent catastrophic floods in Mandra and Western Attica. The donation will be done through the "Oloi mazi boroume" which has undertaken the initiative of collecting essentials for the region. Distribution has already begun and will take place over a period of 2 months.



Mental health app wins National Stelios Award

14.11.17 posted by Valia Meletiou

hannah__stelios_credits_zoe_norfolkPhoto Credits: Zoe Norfolk

A South London app developer has won the prestigious £30,000 Stelios Award for Disabled Entrepreneurs, run in conjunction with Leonard Cheshire Disability, after creating a video diary app that supports people managing their mental health. 



Meet this year's 5 finalists of the Stelios Awards for Disabled Entrepreneurs in the UK

10.11.17 posted by Valia Meletiou

The five finalists are:

Jane Hatton of London, founder of Evenbreak(www.evenbreak.co.uk), an accessible specialist online job board where inclusive employers can attract more talented disabled talent and disabled jobseekers can find work with employers who will value their skills.

Hannah Chamberlain of London, co-founder of Mental Snapp (www.mentalsnapp.com), a video diary app to help anyone actively managing their mental health.

James Brown of Wiltshire, founder of Mobiloo (www.mobiloo.org.uk) , the world’s first attended mobile toilet and changing facility for disabled people who need a hoist and changing table to use the toilet or be changed.

Dominic Lund-Conlon of Essex, founder of Review My Wheelchair(www.reviewmywheelchair.co.uk), which provides unbiased and clear reviews for wheelchair users to support their decision when purchasing a wheelchair.

Katherine Fortnum of Leicestershire, founder of Katherine Fortnum Ceramics(www.katherinefortnumceramics.com) , a producer of hand built ceramic homewares and decorative sculptures.

The overall winner of £30,000 will be announced on the 14th of November!


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