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ΑΓΓΕΛΤΗΡΙΟΝ

ΑΓΓΕΛΤΗΡΙΟΝ Με βαθιά θλίψη σας ανακοινώνουμε τον θάνατο του κυρ. Νικόλαου Νικολάου που επισυνέβη τη Δευτέρα 3 Απριλίου 2017. Ο κύριος Νικολάου υπήρξε για πολλά χρόνια ιεροψάλτης στον Ιερό Ναό Αρχαγγέλων και δάσκαλος και διευθυντής στο Ελληνικό Σχολείο Αρχαγγέλων. Ήταν ιδιαίτερα σεβαστός άνθρωπος. Η γνώμη του ήταν πάντα δεκτή και σεβαστή. Ας είναι ελαφρύ το χώμα … Continue reading

Hellenic Scholarships Foundation Awards Twelve Scholarships

he Hellenic Scholarships Foundation held its Annual Awards Ceremony once again at the beautiful McGill Faculty Club in downtown Montreal on Friday, February 3, 2017 in the presence of His Excellency Ambassador of Greece to Canada Mr. George L. Marcantonatos who travelled from Ottawa for this occasion. Continue reading

Hellenic Foundation Awards Scholarships

Published February 5, 2016 | Updated January 11, 2017 The Hellenic Scholarships Foundation is pleased to announce that the recipients of the 2015-2016 Hellenic Scholarships Awards are as follows: Sam and Mary Charalambakis Family Scholarship CATHERINE PAGIATAKIS Cretan Association of Montreal Scholarship AIKATERINI MOUSTERAKI Guy Ouellette – MNA Chomedey-Laval Scholarship MICHAEL DESTOUNIS Constantina N. Frangouli … Continue reading

Liberal Senator Calls For Recognition of Genocide of The Pontic Greeks

PARLIAMENT OF CANADA THE SENATE DEBATES OF THE SENATE 1st Session, 42nd Parliament, Volume 150, Issue 88 OFFICIAL REPORT (HANSARD) Wednesday, December 14, 2016 The Honourable George J. Furey, Speaker . . Notice of Motion to Call Upon the Government to Recognize the Genocide of the Pontic Greeks and Designate May 19th as a Day of … Continue reading

Meilleurs Voeux · Season’s Greetings

Σας ευχόμεθα Καλά Χριστούγεννα και Ευτυχές το Νέον Ετος ! Meilleurs Souhaits de Joyeux Noël et Bonne et Heureuse Nouvelle Année ! Wishing you and yours a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year !  

Hellenic Foundation Awards Scholarships

The Hellenic Scholarships Foundation is pleased to announce that the recipients of the 2014-2015 Hellenic Scholarships Awards are as follows: PHIL VOURTZOUMIS Faculty of Medicine, McGill University Named Scholarship: Lazaros Kalipolidis Family PANAGIOTA TOLIOPOULOS Programme d’études supérieures en Musculo-squelettique, Faculté de médecine, Université de Montréal Named Scholarship: Hellenic Medical Association of Québec · In Memoriam Dr … Continue reading

Archangels Launch Food Drive

Archangels Michael and Gabriel Church officially launches its 6th Annual «Bread of Angels» Christmas Food Drive on this Sunday, December 7, 2014 with a reception after the divine liturgy in the church hall. Founded in 2009 by the parish priest Rev. Fr. Charalambos Tzintis and a group of dedicated volunteers, this year’s food drive committee … Continue reading

Η Νηστεία των Χριστουγέννων

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Magic Mission Donates $254,755 to Greece

On Sunday afternoon, November 9, 2014, the M.A.G.I.C. Mission held its annual luncheon and fundraiser at the Hellenic Community Centre in the presence of the Honourable Mr. Nicolas Sigalas, Consul General of Greece in Montreal and Mrs. Sigalas. M.A.G.I.C. Mission is an organization dedicated to ensuring that children in need have the basic supplies and … Continue reading

Christos Kolovos premier boursier de l’Université de Montréal à recevoir la Bourse de la Fondation Stavros Niarchos

Lundi dernier, le 20 octobre 2014, la Faculté des études supérieures et postdoctorales de l’Université de Montréal a tenu sa cérémonie annuelle de «Bourses d’excellence et du Prix de la meilleure thèse» au Pavillon Roger-Gaudry au sommet du campus de la montagne. C’est au cours de cette cérémonie que la Faculté des études supérieures et … Continue reading

Holy Cross Church Celebrates Annual Feast Day

Χαιρετισμός του κ. Δημητρίου Νικ. Σμυρνιού Νομικός Σύμβουλος καί Μέλος του Μητροπολιτικού Συμβουλίου Επί του Γεύματος της Φιλοπτώχου Αδελφότητας Κυριών την Κυριακή 14 Σεπτεμβρίου 2014 Παγκόσμιος Ύψωσις του Τιμίου και Ζωοποιού Σταυρού Ελληνική Ορθόδοξη Eκκλησία του Τιμίου Σταυρού, Λαβάλ Θεοφιλέστατε, Κύριε Γενικέ, Κυρίες καί Κύριοι, Έχω την χαρά να είμαι μέλος του Μητροπολιτικού Συμβουλίου. Το … Continue reading

HSF TO AWARD 12 SCHOLARSHIPS

PRESS RELEASE ANNOUNCEMENT September 2014 The Hellenic Scholarships Foundation is pleased to announce the opening of the awards competition of up to twelve (12) scholarships consisting of eleven (11) scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students of Hellenic descent, and one (1) scholarship to a student who studies full time, the Hellenic language, history or culture, … Continue reading

IN MEMORIAM · COSTA ASSIMAKIS

Constantin “Costa” Assimakis 1931 – 2014 It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Constantin “Costa” Assimakis on Sunday, September 21, 2014 at the age of 83.  He will be dearly missed by his loving wife Ekaterini, his children John and Anna, his sister Helen Moraitis, as well as other relatives and … Continue reading

IN MEMORIAM · FATHER GEORGE SAITANIS

Passing of priest… The late Reverend Father George Saitanis, beloved priest and respected throughout the Greek community, passed away on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 in Montreal. Wake and funeral programme Thursday September 4, 2014 from 11am to 9pm Public viewing at Koimisis Tis Theotokou Church (founded by the late Revered Father in April 1968). Friday … Continue reading

IN MEMORIAM · HARALABOS BOIKOS

OBITUARY It is with great sadness that we learn of the sudden passing of Haralabos Boikos at the age of 54. Mr. Boikos was born in Salonika, Greece before immigrating to Canada.  He served as a dedicated teacher and principal for many years at the Saturday Greek School of the Greek Orthodox Community of the Archangels … Continue reading

HELLENIC COMMUNITY OF GREATER MONTREAL HOLDS ELECTIONS

June 23, 2014 ELECTION COMMITTEE ANNOUNCEMENT JUNE 22, 2014 ELECTION RESULTS FOR THE NEW HCGM BOARD OF DIRECTORS REGISTERED VOTED VALID VOID/BLANK 3274 490 474 16 ELECTED FOR THE NEW HCGM BOARD OF DIRECTORS NAME VOTES ΠΑΓΩΝΗΣ ΝΙΚΟΛΑΟΣ PAGONIS NICHOLAS 336 ΚΡΙΛΗΣ ΑΝΔΡΕΑΣ CRILIS ANDREAS 328 ΚΑΡΥΔΗΣ ΓΕΩΡΓΙΟΣ KARIDIS GEORGE 304 ΜΗΤΣΟΠΟΥΛΟΣ ΝΙΚΟΣ MITSOPOULOS NIKOS … Continue reading

LACONIAN BROTHERHOOD RETURNS TO COURT

May 27, 2014 Mr. Justice David R. Collier Superior Court of Québec Konstantakakos vs. Stamatakos, 2014 QCCS 2229 EXTRACT FROM COURT JUDGMENT: [2] The parties are locked in an ongoing dispute over the control of the Laconian Brotherhood of Canada, a non-profit association which looks after the interests of Canadians of Greek origin living in … Continue reading

HSF AWARDS SCHOLARSHIPS

Hellenic Scholarships Foundation held its Annual Awards Ceremony at the McGill Faculty Club on an unusually rainy  Friday, February 21, 2014 and the eleven 2013-2014 scholarship recipients are: Eftichia Andreadakis Scholarship: Cretan Association of Montreal Dimitra Argyropoulos Scholarship: Vasilios Tsiolis Foundation Angelos Georgiou Scholarship: Hellenic Community of Greater Montreal Niobe Haitas Scholarship: Constantina N. Frangouli Family Katerina … Continue reading

ARCHANGELS CHRISTMAS FOOD DRIVE HELPS 155 FAMILIES

Once again this year, the Ladies “Philoptochos” Benevolent Society Chapter and the Young Adults Group of the Greek Orthodox Community of the Archangels Michael and Gabriel – domiciled in the Ahuntsic-Cartierville Borough – engaged in parallel efforts during the Christmas season to distribute gift certificates and food baskets to less fortunate families across the Island of Montreal … Continue reading

ARCHBISHOP SOTIRIOS CELEBRATES FORTY YEARS OF ORDINATION

His Eminence Metropolitan Archbishop Sotirios né Athanasoulas – Father Sotirios as he is affectionately known to so many faithful Greek Montrealers – was elected Bishop of Constantia « ᾿Επίσκοπος τῆς πάλαι ποτέ διαλαμψάσης ᾿Επισκοπῆς Κωνσταντίας » on December 18, 1973 – as a tribute to the long lost Βyzantine city of Constantia in Asia Minor … Continue reading

LACONIANS RAISE $100,000 FOR CHARITIES IN SPARTA

The Federation of Laconian Greek Associations of Montreal and its President Antonios Venetsanakos hosted a succesful gala dinner fundraiser on Friday, May 24, 2013 to benefit and support the various health and welfare institutions founded by the Metropolitan Diocese of Monemvasia and Sparta in the prefecture of Laconia, situated in the southern Peloponnese region and peninsula … Continue reading

IN MEMORIAM · ANDREW A. ATHENS

OBITUARY  Andrew A. Athens · Εκοιμήθη εν Κυρίω · Statement by Metropolitan Sotirios Σε μεγάλη ηλικία εκοιμήθη εν Κυρίω ο Andrew Athens (Ανδρέας Αθανασούλας). Φίλος ειλικρινής. Άνθρωπος του Θεού άριστος. Πρόεδρος ΣΑΕ και πολλών άλλων οργανισμών με καταπληκτική δράση. Μέγας υποστηρικτής των ανθρωπίνων δικαιωμάτων και των εθνικών δικαίων Ελλάδας και Κύπρου. Καλός οικογενειάρχης. Είχε τον σεβασμό … Continue reading

BENEFIT FOR LACONIA AT PALACE RECEPTION HALL

Federation of Laconian Greek Associations of Montreal and its President are hosting a dinner fundraiser to benefit and support health and welfare institutions in Laconia Greece under the auspices of the Metropolitan Diocese of Monemvasia and Sparta on Friday, May 24, 2013 at 6:30 p.m @ Palace Reception Hall, 1717 Le Corbusier Boulevard, Laval, Québec Τα μέλη του Διοικητικού … Continue reading

IN MEMORIAM · PETER GEORGAKAKOS

OBITUARY    Panayotis Peter Georgakakos who passed away from cancer at the age of 67 on February 25, 2013 was a generous, optimistic and kind hearted man.    Throughout his life, he was a leading figure of the Greek community in Montreal and an active member within the political arena.  During the final years of … Continue reading

HSF AWARDS TEN SCHOLARSHIPS

Hellenic Scholarships Foundation held its Annual Awards Ceremony at the McGill Faculty Club on a very snowy wintery Friday, February 8, 2013 and the ten 2012-2013 scholarship recipients are: Violetta Nikolaidou Scholarship: Canadian Institute of Steel Construction CISC-ICCA Iason Gkountis Scholarship: Guy Ouellette-MNA Chomedey-Laval Stephanie Lambrianakos-Raymond Scholarship: Hellenic Community of Greater Montreal Markella Georgiadis Scholarship: Hellenic Board of … Continue reading