Paoli, PA  – Hellenic Hearts awarded its first Philotimo Award to Mike Manatos at their annual Golf fundraiser and Gala on Monday. President John Aivazoglou announced a variety of Greek-American organizations and charities, nationally and locally, would be the recipients of the fundraising.

“The organization has built a reputation with its mentoring program. Twenty thousand dollars raised during the evening would also be committed to the Educational Fund, run by Louie Karapanagiotidis”, added Aivazoglou.

“Manatos is an inspirational figure who cares more about people than himself,” said Founder and President John Aivazoglou of Hellenic Hearts. “He shares our vision of making a difference, and we couldn’t find a better person for the first award,” added Aivazoglou.