Municipality of Athens offers dinners to the homeless over festive period

homeless Syntagma Square Athens

Τhe Municipality of Athens said on Friday that 1,200 festive Christmas and holiday dinners a day will be handed out on Christmas Eve, Christmas day, on New Year's Eve and on January 1, 2022 to the homeless on the streets or staying in homeless shelters.

Over 300 of the meals will be offered to the homeless on the street.

Each meal will include a main dish, starters, Christmas sweets and soft drinks.

Athens municipality has also distributed food, gifts for children and other essential goods to thousands of households living in poverty.

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