National Philoptochos Society
To promote charitable, benevolent and philanthropic outreach to preserve the sanctity of life and family and to perpetuate and promote our Orthodox faith and traditions." Click here to read more....
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This #GivingTuesday, please join our mission by making a contribution. Philoptochos annually provides to its many ministries, such as St. Basil Academy, Hellenic College/Holy Cross School of Theology, the Ecumenical Patriarchate, Saint Photios Shrine, International Orthodox Christian Charities, Orthodox Christian Missions, Support A Mission Priest, Orthodox Christian Fellowship, Archdiocesan Presbyters Council and National Sisterhood of Presvyteres Joint Benevolent Fund, Retired Clergy and Widowed Presvyteres Benevolent Fund, Children’s Medical Fund, Emergency Fund, Social Services and more. From 2002 – 2017, this support has totaled $25,804,228.
The love, the kindness, the generosity and the ferocious dedication and devotion offered by Philoptochos stewards across the Archdiocese gives proof that, When Philoptochos sees pain and suffering, we strive to offer comfort; When Philoptochos sees hunger, we aspire to offer sustenance; and When Philoptochos sees despair, we try our best to offer hope.
We know that it is our belief in Christ that fuels our mission and inspires us, making it possible for Philoptochos to do good against all odds.
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Archbishop Demetrios Reappoints Maria Logus National Philoptochos President
For immediate release: October 31, 2018
New York, NY - His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios, Geron of America, and Chairman of the Greek Orthodox Ladies Philoptochos Society announced the reappointment of Maria Logus of New York to a third term as National Philoptochos President, as well as the re-election of the Executive Board Members, at the inaugural meeting of the 2018-2020 National Philoptochos Board held on October 19 at the Marriott Marquis in New York. Archbishop Demetrios praised Miss Logus and the Executive Board for their commitment to the mission of Philoptochos and the Church.
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