“Everything happens for a reason. All this fight, the good and the bad moments have led me to this point. Fortunately, I always think positively, otherwise what’s the point?” It is 18:30 in the afternoon and the office is almost empty. We sit in a small room where the social workers and psychologists of the […]

#ReadyStudyGo!_ Abdo

“The Main Reason that makes me Happy is my Studies!” He became 18 years old in Greece, after a long journey not only towards safety but also towards adulthood; adulthood that came abruptly to help him cope with the conditions. His living environment requested one thing; to fight for his life. Everything else would follow. […]

International Day of Education 24 January: #ReadyStudyGo!

#ReadyStudyGo! We have chosen this hashtag for our tribute, to honor the International Day of Education. Starting today, and for the next five days, 5 different stories will unfold through SolidarityNow’s website and social media. This hashtag encompasses what we do as an organization: we provide access to education for all, we strengthen skills and […]


“Μy biggest dream is to study medicine” We ask him if he wants to send a message to the children who will read his story. “I want to say to the children who have left their countries that they should not waste time, and learn Greek, go to school and participate in all activities”.  “My […]


«My dream is to become a doctor and help other people” On the World Children’s Day, she wants to send a special message to all children: “I want to tell them that they have to study, be kind and help each other without making any discrimination” The teaching room at the SolidarityNow’s Thessaloniki Solidarity Center […]


“My father taught me never to give up” “I like ancient Greek, because it is easy, and I can learn more about the language and speak better the modern Greek”, says the 15-year-old Ali from Pakistan, who goes to high school and speaks Greek fluently. We met Ali and his teacher, Kiki, one afternoon in […]

Portraits for the Pan-European Day against Human Trafficking

This year, Break the Chain, on the occasion of the Pan-European Day against Human Trafficking (October 18th) and for a month, with the collaboration of the National Anti-Trafficking Trader and with the support of SolidarityNow, is implementing an information campaign to raise awareness public with an emphasis on child exploitation and abuse. So, on the […]

#nailedit_”I believe my students can evolve and work on that particular subject”

Konstantina Ganotis, aesthetics trainer In the duration of spring, 15 beneficiaries of SolidarityNow from Syria, Africa, Pakistan and Afghanistan attended free manicure-pedicure seminars at the “Institute of Professional Development”, a vocational training center in Thessaloniki, which are part of the organization’s training program. “Manicure-pedicure has nothing to do with beauty and grooming; above all, it […]