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National Innovation Conference and Forty Under 40 Awards Weekend Schedule

The Greek America Foundation proudly presents its National Innovation Conference and Forty Under 40 Awards Weekend in Philadelphia, presented by Mad Dog Technology. The National Innovation Conference (NIC) was created to provide a forum for dynamic speakers who have a great story to share, with audiences thirsty for knowledge and networking. The day unfolds with a series of inspirational […]


New Young Philanthropists Initiative Targeting Under 30s Launched

The Greek America Foundation has launched a new networking, mentorship, and fundraising initiative for individuals in our community 30 years old and under. The Young Philanthropists initiative will enhance personal and professional growth while instilling a sense of philanthropy and pride in Greek heritage and community. The new group, called the Young Philanthropists, will be […]


Chicago Screening of Worlds Apart on February 15

The Greek America Foundation is proud to continue its screenings of the smash hit Greek film “Worlds Apart”. Following sold out screenings in San Francisco and Toronto, we will screen the film in Chicago on February 15, 2018. WATCH THE TRAILER HERE: This special one-night only screening will open with a brief presentation about the […]


Dr. Marie Bountrogianni Elected Chair of Board of Directors

The Greek America Foundation’s Board of Directors met in Miami for their biennial meeting on December 1, 2017. In addition to other board-related business, Dr. Marie Bountrogianni was elected chair of the board of directors. Dr. Marie Bountrogianni is Dean of The G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education at Ryerson University in Toronto, Ontario. […]


Nominations Open for Greek America’s Forty Under 40 Class of 2018

Greek America Foundation is proud to open nominations for the Class of 2018 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 […]


On Giving Tuesday 2017: Our Case for Your Support

It’s been quite a year for the Greek America Foundation and now is a great time to ask a few minutes of your time. More than ever, we are dedicated to our core ideals of promoting Greek culture, philanthropy, education, and charitable aid to Greece– a country on the front lines of an unfolding global […]


Board Meeting and Leadership Retreat Weekend in Miami

You’re invited to join us at the Greek America Foundation’s 2017 Board Meeting and Leadership Retreat Weekend in Miami! The Greek America Foundation is proud to announce plans for its annual Board Meeting and Leadership Retreat Weekend on December 1-3, 2017 in Miami, Florida. This weekend is by invitation only for members of our board […]


2017 Summer Service Learning Program: A Life Changing Experience

This summer, ten North American students were sent by the Greek America Foundation to spend several weeks in Athens, volunteering at shelters of The Home Project, an organization founded to protect and care for unaccompanied refugee minors— children who have arrived in Greece from various conflict zones throughout the world and who are alone and […]