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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NATIONAL PHILOPTOCHOS HIRES DEVELOPMENT & INFORMATION OFFICER
For Immediate Release July 11, 2018:
The Greek Orthodox Ladies Philoptochos Society, Inc. is pleased to announce the hiring of Ms. Amy Kalogeropoulos from Worcester, MA to fill the newly established position of Development & Information Officer. Ms. Kalogeropoulos will join the current staff of 4 at the national office: Helen Lavorata, Director; Stella Xikis, Accountant/Bookkeeper; Paulette Geanacopoulos, Social Worker; and Kay Brakatselos, Administrative Assistant. In addition to the office staff in New York, Vivian Siempos Haidas provides assistance to the Public Relations Committee, working remotely from Dennis, MA.
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From the Social Services Department of the Greek Orthodox
Ladies Philoptochos Society, Inc.
Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support, prevention and crisis resources for people in distress and/or their loved ones. You can also text HOME to 741-741 for free, 24-hour support from the Crisis Text Line. Outside of the U.S., visit the International Association for Suicide Prevention for a database of resources: http://www.iasp.info/
Click the following title for an article in the The New York Times pertaining to the increasing rate of suicide in the United States:
2018 Ministry Commitments
For the Ministry Commitment Chart and 2018 Coupon Book, please click here.