Philoptochos

Philoptochos Event: St. John's Reenactment

August 18, following coffee hour, 1:30pm-2:30pm, $5/ticket

St. John's Church Foundation Visitor Center

2401 East Broad Street

Contact Cathy Jacob for reservations and details: 517-3586 of beanie23141@yahoo.com


Sunday, September 16th - First Philoptochos meeting of the year, following church services


Mark your calendar for our 2018 Mini-Festival, Thursday, November 8th - Saturday, November 20th


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 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.
 
Daphne Tsimpris - President