euromic, the leading international consortium of companies specializing in MICE travel and destination management, is enhancing its corporate social responsibility program with a greater commitment to Sagapo Children's Foundation, one of the organization's charities of choice.
For every appointment made with one of Euromic's 37 member DMCs at the upcoming IMEX America convention in Las Vegas, a donation will be made to Sagapo. This is in addition to euromic's ongoing financial commitment to charitable organizations.
"euromic and its members believe that the key to success lies in giving to the community,” says Mr. Karim El Minabawy, President of euromic. “We are proud to support Sagapo Children's Foundation and strive to give back in meaningful ways."
Sagapo is dedicated to working with children, families and their communities worldwide to reach their full potential through education. Their mission is to create a better learning environment for children and increase awareness among their parents, communities, and governments about the necessity and importance of proper education. The organization was founded by Christina Drakos, who is also the President of Drakos DMC, the euromic member in Cyprus.
“Through education anything is possible,” says Ms. Christina Drakos, President of Sagapo. “We are thankful that euromic has joined us on this important journey as we give children in need the educational tools that will become the building blocks of their future.”
ABOUT SAGAPO CHILDREN'S FOUNDATION
Sagapo Children’s Foundation is a humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, families and their communities worldwide to reach their full potential through education. Sagapo commits in creating awareness to transform lives and restore hope. By educating the children of today, we envision positive change in current communities, and encourage the passing on of their knowledge to future generations.
For more information on Sagapo, please visit www.sagapo.org or contact:
Christina Drakos, President
20, George A’ Avenue, P.O.Box 52444, 4064 Limassol, Cyprus
Phone: +33 6 787 67 166
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Christophe Verstraete, Executive Director
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Phone: (312) 845-9734 / Fax: (312) 845-9739
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