Philoptochos Children’s Medical Fund Luncheon 2015

Philoptochos Children’s Medical Fund Luncheon 2015

The video features highlights from the 15th Bi-Anual Children’s Medical Fund Luncheon hosted by the National Philoptochos Society on October 31, 2015 at the Renaissance Hotel, Boston. Special guests included His Eminence Elder Archbishop Demetrios of America, His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios of Boston and His Grace Bishop Sevastianos of Zela. The...

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The Holy Work of Philoptochos

The Holy Work of Philoptochos

Watch His Eminence Elder Archbishop Demetrios of America’s address at the 15th Bi-annual Children’s Medical Fund Luncheon hosted by the National Philoptochos Society on October 31, 2015 at the Renaissance Hotel, Boston. His Eminence offers insight to the work of philanthropy and the holy practices of the National Philoptochos Society....

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Philoptochos Chapter Joins Methodist Church Efforts

Philoptochos Chapter Joins Methodist Church Efforts

Philoptochos chapters across the United States have been challenged to provide a total of 250,000 meals in the months leading up to the July 2016 National Convention. In response to National Philoptochos President Maria Logus’ goal of “doing — more hands-on philanthropy, engaging all members of our community in our work,” our Philoptochos chapter in...

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Philoptochos Honors Saint through Vasilopita 

Philoptochos Honors Saint through Vasilopita 

      Every year Philoptochos Chapters across America host a luncheon and offer Vasilopita for sale or auction to benefit the Saint Basil Academy, a Greek Orthodox Archdiocesan Institution in Garrison New York.  This event provides a major source of funding for the Academy’s operating expenses. Vasilopita is a...

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Helping People Through Philoptochos

Helping People Through Philoptochos

  Recently, the Philoptochos Chapter of the Transfiguration of Our Savior Greek Orthodox Community hosted a charity dinner where the women decorated the tables with Christmas themes. We called it the Philoptochos Christmas Tables Charity Dinner.  Despite the long name, the event was simple. We started by picking a charity.  In the...

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Philoptochos – A Christmas Message from President Logus

Philoptochos – A Christmas Message from President Logus

Inspired by the National Philoptochos Society, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the outstanding charitable, benevolent and philanthropic outreach of this organization to preserve the sanctity of life and family and to perpetuate and promote our Orthodox Christian faith and traditions.  Please join us in raising awareness for their...

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WSJ – Mother Teresa Set for Sainthood After Vatican Approves Second Miracle

WSJ – Mother Teresa Set for Sainthood After Vatican Approves Second Miracle

The Wall Street Journal reported today that Mother Teresa is set for Sainthood after the Vatican approved a ‘Second Miracle’.  Mother Teresa, born in 1910, accomplished much in her 87 years of life in service to the poor.  As you may know, Mother Teresa was the founder of Missionaries of Charity, an order of...

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Philoptochos New Jersey Serves Guests a Greek Dinner

Philoptochos New Jersey Serves Guests a Greek Dinner

Inspired by the National Philoptochos Society, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the outstanding charitable, benevolent and philanthropic outreach of this organization to preserve the sanctity of life and family and to perpetuate and promote our Orthodox Christian faith and traditions.  Please join us in raising awareness for their...

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The Metropolis of Chicago ‘Feed The Hungry’ Program

The Metropolis of Chicago ‘Feed The Hungry’ Program

On Thanksgiving day in Chicago this year, the Orthodox communities of Annunciation Cathedral and St. George came together to serve meals to the poor, homeless and lonely. Cooking took place all week, and many helped, including children and His Eminence Metropolitan Iakovos. As always in this annual tradition, the invitation...

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In Giving We Receive

In Giving We Receive

Inspired by the National Philoptochos Society, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the outstanding charitable, benevolent and philanthropic outreach of this organization to preserve the sanctity of life and family and to perpetuate and promote our Orthodox Christian faith and traditions.  Please join us in raising awareness for their...

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More Than A Meal

More Than A Meal

Inspired by the National Philoptochos Society, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the outstanding charitable, benevolent and philanthropic outreach of this organization to preserve the sanctity of life and family and to perpetuate and promote our Orthodox Christian faith and traditions.  Please join us in raising awareness for their...

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$167,000 Distributed to 2015 Children’s Medical Fund Recipients

$167,000 Distributed to 2015 Children’s Medical Fund Recipients

Inspired by the National Philoptochos Society, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the outstanding charitable, benevolent and philanthropic outreach of this organization to preserve the sanctity of life and family and to perpetuate and promote our Orthodox Christian faith and traditions.  Please join us in raising awareness for their...

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