Philoptochos

Philoptochos_2 The Annunciation Chapter is a women's organization of the parish dedicated to providing aid for the poor and needy and enriching our parish life. President: Lisa Alsina Vice President: Jeanie Nenos Recording Secretary: Elaine Halkias Corresponding Secretary: Martha Kapetan Treasurer: Melissa Krinos Advisor: JoAnn Hartung Board Members: Vanessa Aviles, Arty Giallourakis, Ellen Karaku, Kathy MacLaury, Cindy Xenick Our annual $30 membership fee and fund raisers enable us to fill commitments on a local, metropolis and national level. Here is a list of the philanthropic donations we have been blessed to support. National Level Academy of Saint Basil Autism Assistance Fund Hellenic College Holy Cross School of Theology International Orthodox Christian Charities National Sisterhood of Presbyteres Benevolent Fund Orthodox Christian Fellowship Social Services UNICEF Metropolis Level Diakonia Center Clergy Education Youth and Summer Camps Philanthropy Fund Local Level First Presbyterian Church of Tampa – feeding the hungry Alpha House Champions for Children Christmas Shoe Drive Dover Elementary – incentive Program Metropolitan Ministries Philanthropy Discretionary Fund Project Mexico Retreat Curriculum Scholarship St. John Food Pantry St. John Stain Glass Project Zoe for Life