History and Mission
Throughout its 29-year history, the Apollonia Group has been active in many aspects of the communal life of the city and municipality of Gevgelija, and the Republic of Macedonia. In 2007, the Apollonia Group partnered with Korona to formalize its involvement in and commitment to these communities by creating the Apollonia Foundation.
The Apollonia Foundation supports and sponsors education, cultural heritage, care for the environment, sports, and health projects to assist individuals, groups, societies, and institutions to improve their activities for the betterment of the entire community. In this way, the Foundation fulfills its pledge to serve and improve the communities where it is active, and to take responsibility as citizens of the world for improving these communities.
The Apollonia Foundation supports work that expands opportunity and strengthens resilience to social, economic, health and environmental challenges—affirming its philanthropic mission since 2007 to promote the well-being of the commune of Gevgelija in the Republic of Macedonia.
The Foundation operates in the community of Gevgelija, within the Republic of Macedonia and in partnership with like-minded organizations throughout the globe. The Foundation’s efforts are overseen by a Board of Trustees and managed by its Supervising Board president through a leadership team drawn from scholarly, artistic, scientific, and private and nonprofit professional disciplines.
Our Core Values
At the Apollonia Foundation, we embrace a set of values to guide our work to promote the the well-being of the commune of Gevgelija.
The governance practices of the Apollonia Foundation are described in a set of documents, including its charter XXXX
The Apollonia Foundation is governed by the Board of Trustees which consists of no fewer than 7 members. The Board of Trustees is generally responsible for overseeing the Foundation’s program and grantmaking strategy; budgets, expenditures and appropriation policies and guidelines, allocations, and performance. The Board of Trustees performs its duties as described in the Foundation’s Bylaws.
The Apollonia Foundation’s senior leadership and staff members bring a broad range of talents to the organization with experiences drawn from scholarly, artistic, scientific, and private and nonprofit professional disciplines.