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Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou, Founder of the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation holds its AGM on Thursday 16 June 2022 on the Greek island of Spetses

Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou was delighted to hold the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation‘s Annual General Meeting on Thursday 16 June 2022 (12 noon Greek time) at the Poseidonion Hotel on the Greek island of Spetses. The hybrid meeting was held on zoom with sixteen of its seventeen Foundation members (seven Trustees and ten Associate Members) attending in …

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£60,000 cash prizes given to disabled entrepreneurs at Stelios Awards 2022!

A maker of metal polishing products, a Christmas tree grower and the creator of an innovative skill-matching jobs board are among the winners of this year’s Stelios Awards for Disabled Entrepreneurs. The prestigious awards, first launched in 2007, are jointly run by the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation and Leonard Cheshire. This year they attracted entrepreneurs from …

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UKRAINE: Stelios Philanthropic Foundation to assist aid effort to refugees

Whilst the mission of the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation is to give back to society close to home, (mostly in the four countries where the founder has lived and worked), we are acutely aware of the humanitarian crisis that has been caused by the invasion of Ukraine by Russia. By focusing on helping the refugees who …

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Stelios Awards for Disabled Entrepreneurs invite applicants for 2022, with £60,000 worth of prizes to be won!

  Stelios Awards for Disabled Entrepreneurs inviting applications for 2022 with £60,000 worth of prizes to be won. Leading disability charity Leonard Cheshire and Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou, creator and owner of the easy family of brands including easyJet (see www.easyHistory.info) and founder and president of the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation, are proud to relaunch The Stelios …

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Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou gives end of year 2021 to message to Prince’s Trust Enterprise Fellowship.

Hibba Al-Atrakchi, Head of Philanthropy at The Prince’s Trust recently caught up with Sir Stelios, Founder & President of the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation and Chair of the Enterprise Fellowship, to hear his reflections on the past year and the difference the Fellows have continued to make for aspiring entrepreneurs. Please click on the link for …

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British Red Cross CEO Mike Adamson sends personal video message to Sir Stelios & the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation

British Red Cross CEO Mike Adamson sends personal video message to Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou and the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation reflecting on the past two years as we approach the end of 2021. Mike Adamson says: ‘ With your support, we’ve been able to help communities cope with crisis and build their resilience during this pandemic. …

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Set sail with Jubilee Sailing Trust in 2022! 80 fully funded opportunities available!

Set sail with Jubilee Sailing Trust in 2022.  Life changing opportunities for people facing challenges. The collaboration between the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation, Gustavia Yacht Club and  Jubilee Sailing Trust is a unique programme.  We will deliver voyages to people building life skills, leadership skills, character and confidence – with particular focus for people facing challenges …

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Sea Cadets On the Water programme supported by Stelios Philanthropic Foundation re-opens this week.

The Stelios Philanthropic Foundation are delighted to generously support two major Sea Cadets projects benefitting both cadets and young people from disadvantaged backgrounds in the wider community.  The purchase of 6 RS21 keelboats enabling cadets to take their sailing training to a whole new level and a lead sponsor on the exciting On The Water …

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Stelios Philanthropic Foundation UK Headquarters now has wheelchair access to its ground floor.

Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou and the  Stelios Philanthropic Foundation are delighted to confirm its UK Foundation headquarters at Thurloe Square South Kensington now has wheelchair access to its ground floor with an accessible toilet. Thank you Josh Wintersgill easyTravelseat & Able Move UK for testing the Wessex Lifts LR900 external lift and Room Mate by easyAccessibility …

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The Business School (formerly Cass) to be renamed Bayes Business School.

The Business School (formerly Cass) will be renamed as ‘Bayes Business School’ from September 2021. In July 2020, the Business School committed to changing its name after it was found that some of Sir John Cass’s wealth was obtained through his links to the slave trade. The decision to select Bayes Business School was based on a …

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