Blessing of the Waters and Diving for the Cross, Family Barbeque, Dedication and Blessing of New Cabins, Alpha Omega Soccer Field, Open-Air Pavilion. Since the institution of HCS in 1998 by the Christos and Mary Papoutsy Charitable Foundation, the site has been visited by tens of tens of millions of visitors. We at HCS wish to thank all persons for data submitted to HCS and particularly our contributing authors for their excellent submissions masking a wide range of subjects of interest to the Greek-American community. Articles or information posted on the Hellenic Communication Service website could not necessarily reflect the views or philosophies of the location’s editors or publishers. Submissions to HCS may be edited or changed in any method with out notice.

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Mr. Rossides would later be honored by the Council at our annual awards dinner and in a book-signing at the University of Southern California. Its targets are to advertise the beliefs of Hellenic tradition both historical and modern and to provide its members with a discussion board and mechanism to pursue issues of frequent interest. This video is part of our Analog Archive which means it isn’t saved on our website, accessing the content material may take a while and could also be topic to additional fees. Please save the date for the Hellenic Bar Association/Hellenic Bar Association Foundation End of the Year Party, to be held on Thursday May nineteenth at Harry Caray’s in Rosemont! Hellenic Bar Association members are invited to finish the year with drinks and apps at Harry Caray’s Rosemont Outdoor Patio!


Greek service provider families already had contacts in different countries and during the disturbances many set up house around the Mediterranean , Russia , and Britain from where they traded, sometimes in textiles and grain. Businesses frequently comprised the extended family, and with them they introduced faculties educating Greek and the Greek Orthodox Church. There is a sizeable Greek minority of roughly 200,000 folks in Albania. The Greek minority of Turkey, which numbered upwards of 200,000 people after the 1923 change, has now dwindled to a couple thousand, after the 1955 Constantinople Pogrom and different state sponsored violence and discrimination. This successfully ended, although not totally, the three-thousand-year-old presence of Hellenism in Asia Minor. There are smaller Greek minorities in the rest of the Balkan nations, the Levant and the Black Sea states, remnants of the Old Greek Diaspora (pre-19th century).

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