ΠΑΤΡΑ εντάχθηκαν στο πρόγραμμα «ΠΟΛΙΣ ΑΜΦΙΤΡΥΩΝ»!

With the mayor of Patras Andreas Fouras to receive the flag of the Special Olympics World Games ATHENS 2011, the Chairman of the Organizing Committee, Gianna Despotopoulou completed the Achaean capital of the event falls in the “City Amphitryon.

In this context, Patras will host 300 athletes of Special Olympics, four days before the Games begin (25 June – 4 July 2011). The event was held at Therapeutic Education Center Patras ‘CARE’.

The Chairman of the Organizing Committee “Athens 2011” Gianna Despotopoulou, in her speech said: “We welcome everyone ready individual athletes and with them, because of the strong humanitarian nature of our struggle, will come to our country and many high guests from the world of international politics, international organizations and charitable foundations. Also, people will attend from the world of art and entertainment, who selflessly support the Global Movement for Special Olympics.

Patras was chosen to be one of the 60 cities and islands of Greece, will host 300 athletes for four days, who will receive the Flame of Hope. The city will come alive, and Patra will be screened abroad.

By Andreas Fouras, I work almost two decades and actively supported by the Greek Committee for Special Olympics over the years was deputy sports minister. ”

The Mayor of Patras, for its part, stated: “When we came to the program here in Patras decided to support with all our might. Of course there is the economic situation that the surplus of one particular soul, not the fund can offer something. We set up a very strong team in Patras. I thank them all because they voluntarily offer to this effort to host the services and accommodation of children are services that reflect the warmth and hospitality that knows how to offer our city. “

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