Lloyd Cotsen: the founding donor and one of the initial visionaries of the Initiative is also the benefactor of the Gennadius Library and the American School of Classical Studies at Athens. Mr. Cotsen is one of the most important benefactors of culture and education in California today.
The 'Stavros Niarchos Foundation',
an international philanthropic organization, makes grants in the areas
of arts and culture, education, health and medicine, and social welfare.
While prominent in its support of Greek-related initiatives, the
Foundation’s activities are worldwide in scope.
The Initiative's work is supported only through donations.
Support our programs by donating to IHC:
Pavlos and Alexandra Canellopoulou Foundation: The objectives of the Foundation are to showcase Greek art, to advance
the knowledge and appreciation of Greek culture, to promote the cause of
education and to undertake and support activities assisting charities
and the less privileged members of society.
Charles Williams: the excavator of Corinth and prominent Greek archaeologist, Charles Williams is the chairman and a benefactor of the American School of Classical Studies, as well as an avid supporter of Greek Archaeology in general.
Theodore Papalexopoulos: the former CEO general of Titan S.A.,  Theodore Papalexopoulos is one of the most generous supporters of Greek archaeology, having contributed to many archaeological programmes or excavations, such as the reconstruction of Nemea.
Bodossaki Foundation: The Foundation, which has inherited the entire Bodossakis estate since 1972, aims to promote education in Greece, medical care in Greece - especially of the less privileged financially, as well as the protection of the environment.
Institute for Aegean Prehistory
Educational Tours and Cruises
Donors, pro bono work
We would also like to thank the following organisations for their support
We are proud to collaborate on specific programmes with the following organisations
International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property (ICCROM)
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
University of Arkansas - CAST
Greek Ministry of Culture - National Archive of Monuments
Piraeus Bank Group Cultural Foundation