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Contributions from people like you make local Best Buddies programs possible. Big, small, somewhere in between—your support won’t go unnoticed.


Attending one of our national or local events is a great way to learn more about Best Buddies programs and to experience our mission in action.


Volunteer with Best Buddies and help us end the social, physical, and economic isolation of 200 million people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). There are many ways for you to join our efforts.


You can have a profoundly positive impact on the lives of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). There are so many ways you can advocate for the Best Buddies mission.


Ways in which you may support

By making a donation

  • By making a deposit at the organization’s bank account Filarakia Elladas – BEST BUDDIES GREECE
  • By using a credit or debit card (Visa and Mastercard of your debit card, VISA electron, of any bank or your bank account at Piraeus bank)

Bank details

Piraeus Bank: (account number):   5093085445304

BIC (SWIFT CODE): PIRBGRAA (iban):  GR66 0172 0930 0050 9308 5445 304

Beneficiary :  Filarakia Elladas or Best Buddies Greece


  • Through internet transfer from the donators account to the account of the organization (PayPal). This method is temporarily not available for persons living in Greece.  It is only available for persons living outside Greece.
  • By visiting one of our offices. Please see below :

Ioannina – Stavros Niarxos avenue (Panepistimiou), Dourouti Ioannina 45221 within the hours 11a.m. to 2p.m. Telephone : 26510 68977

Athens – Kapetan Varda 26, Neos Kosmos 11744 within the hours 11a.m. to 2p.m. Telehpne 2109016677

By offering  your available time

Become a volunteer, offering your expertise and talent to our programs! And by becoming a volunteer in one of our programs.


With a donation for a special life event

A special occasion? An anniversary?  Ask your friends  to make a small donation towards Filarakia Elladas – Best Buddies Greece!


Donations in memory

You may ask us to attend a funeral  event of a loved person, so we can gather donations in the donations box of the organization instead of reefs.  Just think that your donation instead of reefs will help the organization offer to more persons the gift of a supporting friendship and their participation in more day to day activities and events.


Donations of goods and services from people and also companies

You may help offering new items as well as services which are useful  for our work and also for our participants. Here are some examples:

  • Dinners at restaurants for our lottery drawings at events
  • Bakery items and sweets for events of our groups and for lottery drawings of gifts at our events
  • Food items for our group gatherings and events
  • Hotel reservations for lottery drawings at our events
  • Travel tickets for lottery drawings in our events
  • Computers, laptops for use in our offices and for lottery drawings.

Even more you could offer items for sale in our bazaars, for lottery tickets or any other items offering income to our organization.

In this way even more persons will be supported to make life supporting friendships and to participate in social events that build on social inclusion of our target group.

All donations towards our organization Filarakia Elladas – Best Buddies Greece, are for the privilege of the organization and its youngsters with intellectual and developmental disabilities and for the development of events such as the Best Buddies Friendship walk and the Best Buddies Bells campaign.