Reported Live from Ellis Island On June 4, 2011, the Gabby Awards ceremony took place at Ellis Island. This year’s award ceremony honors the achievement of prominent individuals of the Greek-American community in the following nine categories: “Arts, Culture and Media,” as well as “Performing Arts,” “Science and Medicine,” “Business,” “Politics and Public Service,” “Philanthropy,” “Athletics,” ”Education” and the “Promotion […]
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The Gabby Awards weekend kicked off Thursday, June 2, with a Tribute to Hellenic Film and special welcome reception for event sponsors at Bvlgari. The following day a cocktail reception and art exhibition in honor of neon artist Stephen Antonakos, hosted by the American College of Greece, and a welcome party reception at the rooftop […]
Emanuel Ayvas and George Psomas, two young professional entertainers, grew up hearing stories of their grandparents’ emigration from Greece to the United States through Ellis Island. At next month’s Gabby Awards ceremony, the pair will sing a tribute to all of our ancestors in the symbolic Registry Room, which their grandparents walked through to enter […]
The GABBY Award nominees include prominent personalities of Greek descent that make a difference in their field. Winners will be announced at the 2011 Gabby Awards on Ellis Island on June 4th.
Become a Youth Ambassador of the Gabby Awards Weekend. Get a complimentary pass for all official events and all-expense paid trip to the Big Apple for the weekend, on us! In our efforts to allow as many young people as possible take part in the various activities throughout the Gabby Awards “Big Apple Weekend” the […]
Internationally acclaimed Greek jewelry designer Konstantino is once again adding his mark on the Gabby Awards. In 2009, he designed the statuette that was inspired by generations and millennia of Greek history. In addition to designing the award that will be given to all winners this year– a one of a kind piece with his […]
With a shining marquis high above the Avenue of the Americas in New York City, the countdown to the 2011 Gabby Awards was officially launched in grand style on the evening of November 22 at a private event for donors and supporters of the Greek America Foundation, headlined by Fox Films Chairman and CEO Jim […]
Ellis Island of New York City is the symbol of the migrant movement in the USA. The location will host the next fabulous ceremony of Gabby Awards for the prominent members of Greek American society. This ceremony honors the most important people in business, politics, arts, sports, charity and promotion of Hellenism. It highlights individuals who […]
The Gabby Awards ceremony, which was the largest gathering of Greek American stars in history, highlighted just how far Greek Americans have come. The audience was in awe of big names like Nia Vardalos, Alexi Georgoulis, Melina Kanakaredes and many other accomplished Greek Americans.
The highly anticipated Gabby Awards take place in Chicago on June 19, 2009!!