CULTURE

Successful charity bazaar by Asia-Pacific embassies

Two charities in Athens received the proceeds of the joint charity bazaar organized by a group of embassies of Asia and the South Pacific in Athens: Australia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Pakistan, the Philippines and Thailand. The bazaar, held in the northern suburb of Nea Erythraia, made 12,500 euros, Shoko Mochizuki, the wife of Japanese Ambassador Toshio Mochizuki, told Helbi’s People. I Kivotos in Plato’s Academy received 6,000 euros and the Foundation for the Homeless at 70 Socratous Street, a building owned by the City of Athens, received 5,000 euros as well as 50 sleeping bags and 50 blankets.