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National Philoptochos Society Donations

Total Donations 2002 - 2013

During the period between January 1, 2002 through December 31, 2013, the National Philoptochos Society donated $17,059,419 to its various philanthropic commitments, programs, projects and special appeals.

Programs and Commitments

January 1, 2013 - December 31, 2013

A total of $1,479,320 was donated in the 2013 calendar year from the National Philoptochos Commitments/Programs and Special Collections.

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A March 4, 2014 Message From President Aphrodite Skeadas (now National Past President and Advisor)

Dear National Board Members, Chapter Presidents, and Stewards of the Greek Orthodox Ladies Philoptochos Society,

We pray to our Lord and Saviour to guide us during this Holy and Great Lent. 

The women of the Greek Orthodox Ladies Philoptochos Society continually demonstrate their love and compassion for those in need. I am pleased to inform you that because of the outstanding assistance offered by you, the Stewards of the Society, the sum of $1,479,320 has been disbursed in the year 2013 through our various ministry funds and special drives. Thank you dear Sisters in Christ. You have truly demonstrated that you are indeed "doers of the Word."

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Children's Medical Fund

January 1, 2002 - December 31, 2013 Donations

A total of $1,998,115 was donated to children's hospitals, medical centers and programs both nationally in each Metropolis of the Archdiocese and internationally via funds generated through the Children's Medical Fund Luncheons.

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The National Philoptochos Society is a not-for-profit organization incorporated under the laws of the State of New York in March 1944. It is the official philanthropic organization of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. The Society is exempt from Federal income taxes under Section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code and the New York State equivalent by virtue of an exemption granted to the Archdiocese. Please note that the National Philoptochos Society did not provide any goods or services in connection, in whole or in part, for the contribution.