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Philanthropist George Behrakis Urges Greek-Americans to ‘Never Forget our Heritage’

Greek-American philanthropist George Behrakis has said Greeks in the U.S. "must never forget our heritage, our religion -- one of the oldest, our customs, and...

Hellenic American Academy to Honor George Behrakis and Peter Maroutsos

The Hellenic American Academy will host its 11th annual gala honoring George D. Behrakis and Peter Maroutsos in Chicago, Feb 17.
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Leadership 100 Focuses on Greek-American Youth During Stellar 2017 Conference

  The 26th Annual Leadership 100 Conference, convened at the Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa in Manalapan, Florida February 9-12, 2017. The organization that...

National Hellenic Society Honors Behrakis, Aniston, Antholis During Heritage Weekend

The National Hellenic Society, a prominent non-profit organization sending dozens of Greek-American students to Greece every year, honored business leader and philanthropist George Behrakis, legendary...
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National Hellenic Society to Honor Behrakis, Antholis, Aniston during Heritage Weekend

The National Hellenic Society’s (NHS) Heritage Weekend and Classic returns to Las Vegas at the JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort and Spa October 6-9,...

Young Greek Expats from Boston Organize Event to Help Greece

The Hellenic Initiative New Leaders are organizing the THI New Leaders Boston Event on June 6 to raise funds for the Prolepsis/Diatrofi project. The charity...

World No Tobacco Day: The Greek-American Who Fights Smoking in Greece

Greeks are known as hardcore smokers who live in a country that doesn’t change habits easily, even if it is against the law. However,...
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The Strategist of Philanthropy: George D. Behrakis

    A legend in the pharmaceutical business, George D. Behrakis has given away tens of millions of dollars of his well-earned money. We sat down with...

Greek-American Organizes Anti-Smoking Campaign for Children

A Greek-American entrepreneur has organized and funded an anti-smoking campaign in order to save children in Greece, according to an article published in the...

The Hellenic Initiative Raises $2.3 Million; Focuses on Greek Startups

The Hellenic Initiative's (THI) Second Annual Banquet on Thursday night, in New York, raised $2.293 million, making it one of the most successful fundraising...

The Hellenic Initiative Announces 2nd Annual Banquet to Honor Behrakis, Pappajohn, Peterson

The Hellenic Initiative (THI), a global nonprofit whose mission is to mobilize the Greek diaspora to support sustainable economic renewal for Greece and its...
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Leadership 100 Celebrates 30 Years; Honors Seleni, SNF, Furris

The Archbishop Iakovos Leadership 100 Endowment Fund, one of the most prominent charitable Greek organizations in America, celebrated its 30th year anniversary, February 13-16,...

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