Greek-American Heritage Society of Philadelphia
Thursday, April 28th, 2016
Nameday of Iason, Jason, Iasonas, Kerkyra, Kerkira, Sosipatros, Sopatros, Patra
Holy and Great Wednesday at Evangelismos

Liturgy Podcast

Holy and Great Wednesday at Evangelismos

Giannis Antetokounmpo Makes Nike Ad Debut

Sports

Giannis Antetokounmpo Makes Nike Ad Debut

2016 Kast Food Show 9

Business

Kast Food Distributors Hosts 17th Annual Food Show

Helen Bergeris

Community

Helen Bergeris passes away

St. George Bid and Buy - Image 21

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Hats Off to Mothers, Bid-n-Buy

Photo: Ben White/ CAFOD, October 2015

Greece / Cyprus

The EU must not leave Greece to solve the migration crisis

Kast Food Show - Image 30

Business

Announcing Kast Distributors 2016 Food Show

Greek Independence Day Reception 1

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Greek Independence Day Reception

2016 Greek Independence Day Parade 17

Community

2016 Greek Independence Day Parade: Evzones Triumphant Return to Philadelphia

Eleftheria Medal Highlights Independence Day Dinner 4

Organizations & Societies

Eleftheria Medal Highlights Independence Day Dinner

The Akathist Hymn at Evangelismos

Liturgy Podcast

5th Saturday of Lent: The Akathist Hymn at Evangelismos

Evzones City Hall 1

Community

Greek Independence Day Weekend Kicks Off at Philadelphia’s City Hall

Welcoming Evzones 5

Organizations & Societies

Pan-Macedonian Society, Local Greek-American Owned Businesses Welcome Evzones

Greek and United States Air Force Fly Over the Acropolis

Greece / Cyprus

Greek and United States Air Force Fly Over the Acropolis

Eleftheria Medal-Karabots

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Athena and Nick Karabots to Receive the Eleftheria Medal

The Greeks – Agamemnon to Alexander the Great

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The Greeks – Agamemnon to Alexander the Great

George J. Bassounas

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George Bassounas passes away

St. Anthony Raises Flag

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Flag Raised by Greeks of St. Anthony’s in Honor of Independence Day

In memory of Marika Trizonis

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In memory of Marika Trizonis

A Day of Pride at Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church

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A Day of Pride at Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church

Greek Independence Day Parade 2016 Is Approaching

Organizations & Societies

Greek Independence Day Parade 2016 Is Approaching

Sixers Greek Heritage Night 15

Sports

Blue and White Returns to 2nd Annual Sixers Greek Heritage Night

Greek Independence Day Parade – Details Finalized

Organizations & Societies

Greek Independence Day Parade – Details Finalized

2015 Parade - Image 26

Community

Is it Time to End the Greek Independence Parade?

Theatre Performance at St. George 1

Community

Theatre Performance Highlights Greek Independence Day at St. George

Greek Independence Day celebrations at St. Thomas Greek School 1

Community

Zito i Hellas, Greek Independence Day celebrations at St. Thomas Greek School

evangelismos-theotokou

Liturgy Podcast

The Divine Liturgy at Evangelismos of Theotokos Church, April 3, 2016

Halkida, Greece. (Image courtesy of Thanasis Anastasiou)

Greece / Cyprus

Anagennesis – A Renaissance of the Hellenic Psyche Is Well Overdue

Elizabeth Boleman-Herring

Arts & Entertainment

The Athenian: Elizabeth Boleman-Herring, an American-Greek

Greek Independence Day commemorated at St. Demetrios 68

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Pride in Blue and White, Greek Independence Day commemorated at St. Demetrios

Philoptochos Vice President Athena Sacco, Father George Liacopulos, and Philoptochos President, Dorrie Papademetriou

Charities & Fundraisers

Holy Trinity Philoptochos Donates $10,000 to Local and International Charities

Martha Tompoulidou Performs Clytemnestra at St. Demetrios Culture Center

Arts & Entertainment

Martha Tompoulidou Performs Clytemnestra at St. Demetrios Culture Center

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Samarina, Greece, 2004

Samarina, Greece, 2004. Clinging to tradition, generations of Greeks  participate in annual events that celebrate life and their past in small villages. Samarina is perhaps best known for its  Greek folklore song “Children of Samarina”. It refers to local volunteers who fought and lost their lives during the Greek War of Independence against the Turks in 1821. In […]