Ladies Philoptochos Society

FR. DEAN, PROISTAMENOS

MRS. GINNY AMEND, PRESIDENT

DAY:  BOARD – 2ND MONDAY OF THE MONTH
         GENERAL – 4TH MONDAY OF THE MONTH
TIME: 10:30 AM
PLACE: PARISH HALL
PERIOD: SEPTEMBER - JUNE

                          Mission Statement

The Greek Orthodox Ladies Philoptochos Society, Inc., is the duly accredited women’s philanthropic society of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. The mission of the Society is:

  • To aid the poor, the destitute, the hungry, the aged, the sick, the unemployed, the orphaned, the imprisoned, the widowed, the handicapped, the victims of disasters, to undertake the burial of impoverished persons and to offer assistance to anyone who may need the help of the Church through fund raising efforts; and
  • To promote the charitable, benevolent, and philanthropic purposes of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, through instructional programs, presentations, lectures, seminars and other educational resources;
  • To preserve and perpetuate Orthodox Christian concepts and the Orthodox Christian Family, and through them, to promote the Greek Orthodox Faith and traditions, in accordance with its doctrines, canons, discipline, divine worship, usages and customs;
  • To promote participation in the activities of the Greek Orthodox community, with cooperation of the Parish priest and the Parish Council.

The charitable work of the Society shall be performed with discretion, courtesy and kindness.

If you would like more information about our Philoptochos Chapter, please speak with our President, Mrs. Ginny Amend.

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CHAPTER # 5059

Chapter President: Ginny Amend

Chapter Vice Prsident: Pam Strikis

Chapter Recording Secretary: Pat Kemp

Chapter Coressponding Secretart: Carol Palatine

Chapter Treasurer: Marilyn Necak

Chapter Advisor: Bella Kontinos

ADDITIONAL BOARD MEMBERS:

Dorothy Bonstedt,  Barbara Dionysopoulos,  Fran Drakos,

Athena Fisk,  Maria Gorrell,  Stella Karras,  Marianthe Kazakos, 

Polly Margaritis, Lenore Mattoff,  Maria Mourgis,  Helen Sotiropoulos,  Marion Zachariades  

"Freely you have received, freely give" (Matthew 10:8)

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