On the initiative of EVANGELOS FYLAKTOS, marble artist and history researcher, (cf. About Us -> Board   -> Chairman of the Board and www.filaktos.gr), the GREEK COMMITTEE FOR THE RETURN OF THE ACROPOLIS SCUPLTURES [EEEGA] is established in Thessaloniki, Macedonia, Greece. This effort is supported by 125 founding members, scholars, artists, scientists, students, and ordinary citizens. EEEGA aims to inform and raise awareness in Greece and around  the world.