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Volunteer in Greece This Summer

We are now accepting applications for more than 60 spots in our Greek America Corps volunteer programs in Greece during summer 2020. Following successful volunteer missions in 2017 and 2019, which saw more than two dozen young North Americans traveling to Greece for month-long service programs, we are proud to make Greek America Corps an […]

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Nominations Open for Greek America’s Forty Under 40 Class of 2020

We are now accepting nominations for the Class of 2020 Forty Under 40, the leading recognition for North Americans of Greek descent, 40 years old and under. The awards recognize those individuals who have excelled in their professional endeavors while simultaneously showing care and concern for the world around them through philanthropic initiatives. Excellence and […]


Holocaust Films Screen in Athens

Two short films about the Holocaust in Greece which were supported in great part by the Greek America Foundation screened in Athens, Greece on the campus of the Hellenic American University. The screenings, under the auspices of Greece’s Jewish Community, shared largely unknown stories about the Holocaust in Greece. A packed theater included Rabbi Gabriel […]


$10,000 for SOS Children’s Villages in Greece

The Greek America Foundation proudly presented $10,000 to SOS Children’s Villages in Greece via the Reaching for the Stars Foundation in Toronto at their 6th annual gala. SOS Children’s Village is one of our designated charities that are included in our #ChildrenOfGreece campaign.  Our donation was made to Reaching for the Stars Foundation, which specifically […]

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Cyprus Native and Seasonal Decor Importer Supporting #ChildrenOfGreece

In light of the holiday giving season, one of our longtime supporters in Chicago is generously donating a portion of his company’s proceeds to benefit our #ChildrenOfGreece fundraising and awareness campaign supporting six Greek charities. Georgios Georgiou is the founder of Gigi Seasons, a seasonal home decor company offering various high-end products including lifelike Christmas […]