On 13th March, the Peruvian Ministry of Women and Social Development granted recognition to the International Philosophical Organisation New Acropolis for its significant volunteering work over the last 44 years in Peru.
This recognition is granted to institutions that carry out serious and sustained voluntary work that has had an important impact on the country.
The award was presented by the representative of the Peruvian Ministry of Women and Social Development, Mrs. María Teresa Marticorena. She congratulated New Acropolis for its work, which has benefited children, adults and the elderly, as well as the volunteers themselves, who improve themselves as human beings through these actions.
New Acropolis carries out volunteering work in several different areas, such as education, culture, health and environmental protection. It also provides humanitarian aid through its programmes aimed at improving the quality of life in retirement homes, children’s homes, and shelters, as well as providing support for people affected by intense cold andnatural disasters.