Events at Bridges

Bridges Donates to Refugees at

the Corinth Detention Center

Bridges responded to a general call for donations for the residents of Corinth Detention Center. Bridges donated clothing, footwear, personal hygiene and cleaning items for the beneficiaries in Corinth.


Research Presentation at 2nd IAGP Conference in Thessaloniki, Greece

Voula Antouan will participate as one of the speakers at the 2nd IAGP (International Association for Group Psychotherapy and Group Processes) Research Congress on Trauma and Crisis. She will be sharing on the topic of "Faith and Trans-Religion Conflict in Refugees."

Ending Human

Trafficking Podcast

Dr. Sandie Morgan and Dave Stachowiak are joined by Voula Antouan, the director of Humanitarian Initiative Bridges. Together, they examine how refugees are vulnerable to further victimization and exploitation.

Bridges Meets the

US Ambassador at Large

Voula Champeridou - Antouan represents Bridges while meeting John Cotton Richmond, the US Ambassador-at-Large to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons and leader of the Department's Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons, at the Ensure Justice Conference 2019.

Ensure Justice Conference 2019

Voula Champeridou - Antouan shared about  Humanitarian Initiative Bridges and the topic of "When Home is Not Safe" at the Ensure Justice Conference 2019 at Vanguard University of Southern California (USA).

Greek Embassy

in United Kingdom Post

The work of Humanitarian Initiative Bridges featured in a social media post on June 12, 2018 by the Greek Embassy in the United Kingdom.

2018 Annual Trafficking +

Domestic Violence Conference

Check out the video from the annual conference on Human Trafficking and Domestic Violence hosted by Bridges, The Salvation Army Athens, and Vanguard University on May 24, 25, 26, and 29 in 2018.

April 2018 Information Day

In April 2018, Bridges hosted an "Information Day" with the Asylum Office Representatives for new arrivals from Afrin, Syria after Afrin was invaded by Turkish forces.

2017 Annual Trafficking +

Domestic Violence Conference

In 2017 the first annual conference on Human Trafficking and Domestic Violence was hosted by Bridges, The Salvation Army Athens, and Vanguard University at the the Salvation Army’s space in Athens, Greece.

Roundtable Discussion 

at the European Parliament

Bridges founder and social worker, Voula Champeridou - Antouan, participated in a roundtable discussion "Response to the Asylum Crisis along the refugee route" on February 19, 2016.


Ritsona Café

In June of 2016, Humanitarian Initiative Bridges renovated a building in a local refugee camp. Those within the camp now have a place to gather together for various events within this space.