Humanity, Dignity & Community

Elpida Home is an innovative Greek non-profit organization based in Thessaloniki, Greece committed to providing a humane, dignified, and empowered living experience for refugees and other vulnerable groups.

Afghanistan Evacuation Mission: The Lily Pad Project

Since the end of September 2021, Elpida Home has been assisting in the temporary resettlement of 318 evacuees from Afghanistan to Greece.

Community Center

Our community center serves as a sustainable integration hub from which a range of services can reach Thessaloniki’s most vulnerable communities. The aim is for communities to access these services and engage in available programs and opportunities for their own empowerment.

Community Center Hall Way

Community Center waiting Room

Our Main Goals

We look to better the world by providing sustainable solutions in order to ensure successful integration to society.

Since the refugee crisis reached its apex in October 2015, Elpida Home has engaged in a constant innovation process to provide and improve humanitarian services.


You can make a difference.


Make a donation and support Elpida Home’s ongoing efforts in supporting the displaced community in Greece


It is help from individuals like yourself that allow us to continue to provide much needed aid and support to vulnerable and displaced communities we serve in Greece

Upcoming Events

27th March

Support Ukrainian Refugees

Come along to our little feast and offer food and non-food items to help the Ukrainian Refugees.

29th March


Watch Live on our website our founder’s interview about Elpida’s Home work.

12th April

Charity Dinner

We’ve invited best chefs from Europe. All funds will go into our Health Care Program.

Finding Afghanistan's exiled women MPs

Afghanistan’s women MPs fled for their lives when the Taliban took power – with only nine of 69 women MPs remaining, in hiding, in the country.

Βήμα προς την ελευθερία για 119 πρόσφυγες από το Αφγανιστάν

Το βράδυ της περασμένης Δευτέρας στο αεροδρόμιο «Μακεδονία» της Θεσσαλονίκης προσγειώθηκε μία πτήση τσάρτερ με 119 επιβάτες. Οικογένειες και παιδιά. Όλοι τους από το Αφγανιστάν και έκαναν ένα μεγάλο βήμα προς την ελευθερία.