CHILDREN WITHOUT PARENTAL CARE FROM
SERBIA ON HOLIDAYS IN GREECE WITH THE HELP OF THEIR ROYAL HIGHNESSES
Belgrade, August 11th, 2003.
– Thanks to the HRH Crown Princess Katherine Foundation and “Life Line
Hellas” humanitarian organization with its patron Crown Princess Katherine
a holiday in Greece for the children from Homes for children without
parental care from Vranje, Bela Crkva, Kruševac and Užice, was made
This is the
third group of 20 children that started their journey today by direct flight
Belgrade-Athens. They will stay
in summer camp as guests of the Athens Municipality from August 11th-
occasion, a reception for children and their caretakers was hosted on Sunday
August 10th in the HRH Crown Princess Katherine Foundation
premises, where they were presented with gifts from our donors.
“Đorđo” from Jagodina donated with sandals and slippers; “Đokic”
company donated swimming suits and shirts and pajamas were given by
“A&B” Export. Representative
of the “BPM” Belgrade, Ms. Mija Simunic gave the watches to the
children. Managing Director of
Homes for children without parental care in Belgrade Mr. Milan Samardžija
attended the reception, as well as the representative of the Ministry for
Social Affairs Mr. Branko Radovanović.
company JAT Airways who donated airplane tickets helped the implementation
of this project.
On a behalf of
“Life Line Hellas” humanitarian organization, with its patron HRH crown
Princess Katherine, Ms. Christina Ruggeri will wish welcome to the children
at the Athens airport.
action of TRH made this summer holiday in summer camps in Greece for
children without parental care possible.
Two and three week programs will be organized for the children which
would give them opportunity to learn about friendly country of Greece, but
also to meet the children from all the Europe and make new friendships.
Princess Katherine expresses gratitude to the Municipality of Athens for the
hospitality, JT Airways free airplane tickets and “GELATO” company that
will give gifts to the children. Special
thanks to His Excellency Dušan Bataković, Ambassador of Serbia and
Montenegro in Greece for his noble help.