Awards and Honorary Distinctions

Appreciation Award
Adelphi University, Presented by the Hellenic Society, New York, May 2009
Words inscribed on the plaque: “Your power encourages us; your wisdom inspires us and your dedication motivates us”
Continuous and multifaceted contribution to Greeks Abroad
Presented by the Choir of the Orpheas Association of Serres, Greece during the 62nd Annual Convention, Omonoia Cretan House, Astoria, New York, May 29th 2008
Outstanding Leadership in Promoting the Ideals of the Pan-Macedonian Youth
Presented by the Pan-Macedonian Youth U.S.A., 62nd Annual Convention, The Crowne Plaza Hotel, La Guardia, New York, May 28th-31st, 2008
Award for Supporting Hellenism
St. John’s University, Presented by the Modern Greek Language and Literature program, Council Hall, St. Johns University, New York, October 12th, 2007
For contributions in Hellenic Education
Presented by the 15th “Hermes Expo International”, Atlantic City, April 8th, 2006
Endless Dedication and Support – Philanthropy Award
Presented by the Greek American Mothers Association of U.S.A. and other Women’s Organizations, Crystal Palace, Astoria, New York, May 7th, 2004
Award for Supporting Greek American Community, Presented by Pan Gregorian Enterprises Inc, New Jersey, May 2004
Important Contribution to Hellenism
Presented by The American-Hellenic Educational Progressive Association, AHEPA Hellas-Cyprus District 25, Athens, Greece, -May 24th, 2003
Greeks Abroad Award
Presented by the former Prime Minister of Greece, Constantine Mitsotakis, Crete, Greece, July 2001
Cultural Contribution to Greeks Abroad Award
Presented by the Pan-Cretan Union of Women Abroad, Crete, Greece, July 2001
Cultural Contribution to Greeks Abroad Award
Presented by the Macedonian Association of New Jersey “Alexander the Great”, New Jersey, April 2002
Contribution to Greek Community Abroad Award
Presented by the Hellenic Community of Montreal and the General Consulate of Greece in Montreal, Montreal, Canada, November 2001
Contribution to Cultural Development and Education
Presented by the Prefecture of Serres & the Local Union of Municipality and Communities of Prefecture of Serres, Serres, Greece, June 2001
Grand Marshall at the Philadelphia Greek Independence Day
Greek Independence Day Mid-AtlanticParade for the Millenium Year 2000,  Baltimore, Maryland, March 26th, 2000
Contribution to Greeks Abroad
Honoree of 1st Annual Dinner-Dance organized by the Youth of the World Council of Hellenes Abroad, Boston, MA, Radisson Hotel, March 18th, 2000. Supported by the Federation of Hellenic-American Societies of New England, and the Hellenic Students’ Association of MIT
Contribution to Greek Schools Abroad
Presented by the Hellenic American Academy of Aristotle’s Parent’s Association, Philadelphia, October 1999