Philoptochos

St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Philoptochos Society is happy to see you here!

We look forward to continuing our philanthropic efforts to enrich our parish and help the surrounding community. Through our vigorous outreach program the Philoptochos benefits worthy charities, families, and individuals, both nationally and internationally. All women of our Church are highly encouraged to consider membership in this vital group.

ST. NICHOLAS PHILOPTOCHOS 2021-2023 BOARD:

President: Andrea Ronalds
Vice President: Kathy Efthimiou
Secretary: Sarah Ronalds
Treasurer: Mariana Sofian

Please join the St. Nicholas Philoptochos: 2022 Membership form



UPCOMING EVENTS:
August 21 st : Fundraising Luncheon – Ukraine Relief
October TBD: Fall/Halloween Dinner Party
December TBD: Parish Youth Christmas Party
TBA: Christmas Giving Tree

PHILOPTOCHOS MISSION:
The Greek Orthodox Ladies Philoptochos Society, Inc., is the duly accredited women’s philanthropic society of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America.

The mission of the Society shall be:

  • To help 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.

          

          

You can visit our Metropolis of San Francisco Philoptochos Society and National Greek Orthodox Women's Philoptochos Society websites for more information.

St. Nicholas Philoptochos Activities since March 2022:

  • Kids n Cancer Donation
  • Sisterhood of Saint Basil Academy Fund
  • International Orthodox Christian Charities Fund
  • 75th Anniversary Founders Fund
  • Orthodox Christian Fellowship Fund
  • SAFE Family Justice Centers – Back-to-School

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