New Social Enterprise
One of the crucial objectives of IVunited was always to find ways to create a continuity between nonprofit ventures and long term self-sufficiency and growth.
This is why we created Estia. Estia is a social enterprise that serves of connection between our NGO and financial empowerment of vulnerable people. We focus on the commercial development and distribution of unionized independent productions. Our members are small business owners and independent professionals alike.
Commercial Activities : alternative and cultural tourism, arts and crafts, fashion, organic goods, cultural services.
Estia is a collaborative company, started in southern Greece. We focus on the development and distribution of authentic goods and cultural services.
The name Estia is a symbol for our home. Our households, our families, our communities, our traditions, our lands, our countries, and our planet. Estia’s vision is to unite all those who want to take care and develop what they consider their heritage and legacy. We collaborate with a circle of independent artists, artisans and innovators to create value for our history, our life, and our future, allowing all those who participate in our work to leave their mark in Estia’s endeavor.
At the core of the company is a belief in collaborative work and union. Estia aims to offer a platform to empower those who want to participate in the cultural and economic development of their profession, area, country, planet and community.
We are united by values of respect for sustainability, ethical work, survival of authentic and healthy traditions, innovative and smart paradigms as well as the general well-being and improvement of our community.
We work on collaborative commerce, cultural events, and local social support networks for independent professionals.
Started in Nafplio, Peloponnesos, Estia is a Greek company aiming to develop both a local and international activity based on the development of the work and dedication of its founders, members, partners and communities.
Founded by five local craftsmen and entrepreneurs with a growing number of partners and members sharing our vision in every location of expansion.
Estia is a non-profit social-entreprise