WHAT IS STAND BY ME LESVOS

  • This is not just another charity organisation
  • There is no secrecy about its role it has transparency in its operations
  • This is an international organisation with national funding
  • We are not into politics, but concerned about humanity

Stand By Me Lesvos is a Non Profit Social Enterprise aiming to address the economic hardship and deprivation faced by the people of Lesvos and by the refugees who have arrived on the island due to war and conflict in their home countries.

We aim to help refugees…

Stand By Me Lesvos aims to provide community based social programs and economic activities which will offer dignity and purpose to participants.

  • Austerity focused Economic Policies create and aggravate poverty.
  • War and conflict create refugees

Dignity & Living

WE ARE CONFIDENT THAT WE WILL SUCCEED BECAUSE:

  • We have been active for many years in the selfless support of the vulnerable
  • We are transparent
  • We listen to the needs of the vulnerable and create jobs and social programs for them

WE BELIEVE THAT THE VULNERABLE NEED DIGNITY AND SAFETY AND THEREFORE THE TEACHERS OF THE SECOND CHANCE SCHOOL OF MYTILINI TOOK THE INITIATIVE TO CREATE AN ORGANISATION WHICH IS:

  • Concerned about the vulnerable and establishing their needs
  • Offering basic goods and services which they need
  • Our job is: to train people and advise them how to reintegrate from the margins into mainstream society
  • We have taken a decision to be fully transparent and accountable for all activities we spend our funding on.
  • This organisation is made from local professors, local business people, international philanthropists and our immigrant students. We can and we want to help and we have very good supporters abroad
  • Led by Michael Aivaliotis who for the last five years is a founding member of three local organisations where he had major management roles.

Please contact to us at email:  michael@standbymelesvos.gr

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