Famous fashion designer Cemil İpekçi closed his workplace in İstanbul. He is setting up a new workplace in Village of Eternal Gratitude, which is 60 km away from Konya, as well as his workplace in Bodrum. İpekçi, who settled in the village, said that “I do not know why but I feel myself closer to God here”. Village of Eternal Gratitude was set up in Çavuş neighbourhood in Hüyük district of Konya 11 years ago. Famous designer Cemil İpekçi stated that he settled in the village and he wants to change his house there into a workplace and a school to train volunteers.