9th EEDE Social Responsibility Event
In the presence of a large crowd was held in Thessaloniki, at THE MET HOTEL, on Tuesday 16 February 2016, the ninth consecutive Social Responsibility Event of the Macedonia Department of EEDE that aimed, first, the financial and moral support of the activities of ASYLUM OF THE CHILD and of the ASSOCIATION OF FRIENDS AGIOS PANTELEIMONAS “I AM HERE” and secondly, the cutting of the royal pie for the Members and their friends of the Department.
The event, which was attended by more than two hundred people, is part of the decision of the Steering Committee of the Department that wants EEDE to participate in the search for solutions to serious social problems and the process of further diffusion of the concept of Corporate Social Responsibility.
The event was held with the support of Network of Social Solidarity & Assistance and was under the auspices of the Region of Central Macedonia and the Municipality of Thessaloniki.
The President of D.E. Mr. Apostolos Aigyptiadis, in his short greeting, stressed the importance that EEDE attaches to business ethics and that this event is a small contribution to the work of highlighting the social responsibility that companies have towards the society in which they operate. “Sensitivity to modern social needs must be one of the three basic parameters, in addition to price and quality, on which entrepreneurship must be based”, and the President of Network of Social Solidarity & Assistance Mr. Nikolas Pentzos referred in turn in the purposes but also in the work that has been produced in recent years by Network which currently covers more than 60 charitable foundations of our city.
The event was honored by the presence of businessmen, politicians, managers, representatives of the Municipality of Thessaloniki, the Region of Central Macedonia, productive organizations, many executives and members of EEDE.
Sponsors of the event were the companies/entities:
PIPE REQUESTS SA, GENESIS PHARMA, PELOPAC SA, THE MET HOTEL BAR ASSOCIATION OF THESSALONIKI, TIF – HELEXPO, Grecian Magnesite, GAS THESSALONIKI, AGROTECH SA, ALFA KOUKOUTARIS, ELVIAL, GROUP AGROTECHNOLOGIAS EFTHYMIADIS, INTERLIFE, YFANTIS, ionic IZOMAT SA Ergon GARDEN, GROUP PATAFRITAS, KLEEMANN HELLAS SA CHALKIDIKI Mills, RSM GREECE AE, Samaras AND PARTNERS SA TECHNOMAT SA ETTLI SA KARANASIOS – VARSAMI & ASSOCIATES, NOTOS GALLERIES, POLIZOIDIS, PYRAMIS METALLURGY, VILDIRIDIS CREATIVE
Communication sponsors are KA BUSINESS and VORIA. GR