EVENTS IN NEW YORK IN SUPPORT OF THE CAMPAIGN #THATSNOTYOURNAME
ALEXANDER THE GREAT: A TRIBUTE BY THE WORLD RENOWNED ARTIST MARA KARETSOS AND FINE ARTIST AGELARAKIS
Organized by The Pan-Macedonian Association, The Federation of Hellenic Societies of Greater New York and The Women’s Affairs Committee
«Solidarity Without Borders» was organized by the Federation of Hellenic Societies of Greater New York Women’s Affairs Committee on March 20th 2016 at the Stathakion Cultural Center, Astoria, ΝΥ. The committee honored for their outstanding contributions to American Society, Greek American Community and Greece: Christodoulidou Florentia, MD, Reveka Papadopoulou, Journalist, Olga Alexakos, Broker, Vassiliki Alexopoulos, Educator, Poet, Argie Agelarakis, Painter, Professor, Johanna Baldwin, Writer, Producer.
Proceeds of this event benefited the “Mitera” Infant Center, Athens, Greece & The Breast Cancer Foundation Inc., Texas, USA
Entertainment: Yianni Papastefanou& Orchestra, Special Guest George Karatzas, Mistress of Ceremonies, Nancy Biska
Chicago Helicopter Tour by Nancy Biska, 2004
With Dr. John H. Fournier, MD
Gaël Pollès, journalist and founder of Pratiks, takes us on a journey to ancient Greece where we discover the origins and ceremonies of the olympic games, the most popular sporting event in the world. Learn all about the games and the way they were held in 800 B.C., as well as the rules to which the athletes had to submit at that time.
Greek News, April 17th 2006, Photos Maria Tolios
New York.- The operation and quality of education offered by the Greek American Charter Schools in the United States as well as issues relating to their economic support by the US government, the role of the Greek state etc. were examined at a symposium organized in New York on Saturday by the Greek Classical Charter School in cooperation with the Hellenic American National Council, HANC.