National Philoptochos Board Reports
National Philoptochos Board Winter Meeting 2015- Coral Gables, FL
The National Board of the Greek Orthodox Ladies Philoptochos Society convened for its winter meeting on Friday, January 23 and Saturday, February 24, 2015 at the Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables, Florida. The gathering was of significance as it was the first full meeting presided over by newly appointed National President Maria Logus.
The meeting commenced with the prayer of St. Ephraim and a spiritual reflection offered by National Philoptochos Spiritual Advisor, His Grace Bishop Sevastianos of Zela.
President Logus welcomed the members to Florida and thanked His Eminence Metropolitan Alexios, Metropolis of Atlanta Philoptochos President Dee Nicolaou and the entire Atlanta Metropolis for their gracious hospitality. President Logus then presented her report and shared her vision for the next two years.
National Philoptochos Board Summer Meeting 2014- Philadelphia, PA
The National Philoptochos Board convened in Philadelphia, PA on July 5th prior to the opening of the 2014 National Philoptochos Biennial Convention located in the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown.
His Grace Bishop Sevastianos of Zela, Spiritual Advisor of Philoptochos, offered the opening prayer to the women of the Philoptochos Society who had come from across the country to join together at this final meeting of the 2012-2014 National Board.
National Philoptochos President Aphrodite Skeadas welcomed the National Board and gave greetings from the “City of Brotherly Love,” as well as the “City of Sisterly Agape.”