Philoptochos

Philoptochos 2019 events:

September 15 - Holy Cross Tray

October 13 - Charity Lunch

October 15 - Galaktobouriko Cooking

October 27 - Patriarch Tray

November 11 & 12 - Mini Festival Prep

November 13 - Skewering

December 6 - Tree decorating after St. Nicholas Liturgy

December 8 - Christmas Party - Westwood Country Club, 6:00pm

For 2020 dates, please see our calendar under the Communications tab


2019 Annual Greek Mini-Festival - November 14th - 16th, 11:00 am - 8:00 pm


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

■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 the cooperation of the Parish Priest and the Parish Council.

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