Greek Orthodox Ladies Philoptochos Society

Daphne Papamichael, Philoptochos President

The Greek Orthodox Ladies Philoptochos Society is the women's philanthropic society of Saint Katherine Greek Orthodox Church.

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The 2023 Stewardship Form is available by clicking here. Please pray about and submit your stewardship. 

Board members are:

Daphne Papamichael, President
Tina Papamichael, 1st Vice President
Mary Smaragdis, 2nd Vice President
Andrea Dionis, Corresponding Secretary
Tori Carr, Recording Secretary
Linda Moratis, Treasurer
Karen Polizos, Assistant Treasurer
Mary Varlas, Advisor 

Additional board members are:

Sophia Varlas Bohle
Denise Maria Garbis
Anastasia Kanakos
Patty Karounos
Martha Lampros
Deana Garbis Simons
Nia Vroustouris

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The Mission of the Philoptochos is:

  •  To aid the poor, the destitute, the hungry, the aged, the sick, the unemployed, the orphaned, the imprisoned, the widowed, the handicapped, the victims of disasters, to undertake the burial of impoverished persons and to offer assistance to anyone who may need the help of the Church through fund raising efforts; and
  • To promote the charitable, benevolent, and philanthropic purposes of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, through instructional programs, presentations, lectures, seminars and other educational resources;
  • To preserve and perpetuate Orthodox Christian concepts and the Orthodox Christian Family, and through them, to promote the Greek Orthodox Faith and traditions, in accordance with its doctrines, canons, discipline, divine worship, usages and customs;
  • To promote participation in the activities of the Greek Orthodox community, with the cooperation of the Parish Priest and the Parish Council.

The charitable work of the Society shall be performed with discretion, courtesy and kindness.
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