KoiSPE “Athena – Elpis” is a social enterprise that employs people with mental health and other psychosocial problems and develops various business activities such as offering a cleaning service crew, owning small cafes inside other institutions, providing catering services and running a restaurant. We aim, through scaling, to increased visibility, better efficiency, entering new markets and thus increasing our social impact.
What is the social impact of your business?
KoiSPE “Athena – Elpis” is creating job opportunities for over 30 employees from vulnerable groups, supporting them financially, helping their social rehabilitation, fighting discrimination and social exclusion and improving the employees mental health status.
What do you want to achieve by being part of Impact Hub Scaling?
Koispe “Athena – Elpis” is looking for ways to expand its network, exchange know-how with other businesses, integrate new methods and promote its efficiency.
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KoiSPE “Athena – Elpis” continues to provide job opportunities, even within the explosive financial status in Greece, with extremely high rates of unemployment, especially for young people and vulnerable groups.
Learn more about KoiSPE “Athena – Elpis” here.
Impact Hub Scaling is an international program designed for social enterprises ready to scale locally & internationally, to enable entrepreneurs with innovative solutions, to successfully scale-up, drive social innovation forward and create positive impact. The program gets supported by J.P. Morgan, Fondazione Cariplo, Stavros Niarchos Foundation, Fondazione CRT as well as the European Commission’s FP7 Programme – BENISI Project. Find out more