Other name (in original language)
Stavros Niarchos Foundation

86A Vasilissis Sofias Ave.
11528 Athens

The Stavros Niarchos Foundation  is one of the world’s leading private, international philanthropic organizations, making grants in the areas of arts and culture, education, health and sports, and social welfare. Since 1996, the Foundation has committed more than $2.4 billion, through more than 4,000 grants to nonprofit organizations in 120 nations around the world.

The SNF funds organizations and projects, worldwide, that aim to achieve a broad, lasting and positive impact, for society at large, and exhibit strong leadership and sound management. The Foundation also supports projects that facilitate the formation of public-private partnerships as an effective means for serving public welfare.

See also: Aluka Online database of scholarly resources from and about Africa (Project)