Dr. Corina Gerontis, NHS Board member, accepts a check for $3,000, from Panchiaki Korais Society President Peter Gerazounis, at the 110th Anniversary Dinner Dance of PKS, on Saturday, March 19, in New York. PKS was formed in 1912 in New York by immigrants from Chios. It will donate over $75,000 to various philanthropic and educational causes this year.
The National Hellenic Society, a non-profit foundation dedicated to preserving, celebrating, and passing-on Hellenic heritage in America, will host a unique celebration on March 25th, 2022, in celebration of Greece’s War for Independence after 400 years of subjugation and oppression — an online FreedomFest Jazz Festival.
Special guest appearances in honor of Greece’s Revolutionary War for Freedom are headlined by legendary Harvey Mason. Mason, considered to be among the most recorded and sought-after drummers of all time, is also a prolific composer, producer and recording artist and the Father of Harvey Mason, Jr., record producer, songwriter, film producer and the current Chief Executive
Officer of the Recording Academy (The Grammys).
National Hellenic Society Chairman Drake Behrakis interviews Demetri Tsolakis, a first-generation Greek-American entrepreneur & restaurateur is determined to present Greek culinary culture in a more contemporary and true fashion.
National Hellenic Society Chairman Drake Behrakis interviews Dr. Elisa Konofagou. Elisa E. Konofagou designs and develops ultrasound-based technologies for automated estimation of tissue mechanics as well as drug delivery and therapeutics.
Available now! Click the link below to learn more about the Heritage Greece® Program, Thessaloniki, a collaboration between the National Hellenic Society and The American College of Thessaloniki!
National Hellenic Society Chairman Drake Behrakis interviews Vasilis Kostas. Vasilis Kostas is an acclaimed laouto player from Ioannina in Epirus, Greece. He is a member of 'Global Messengers', the group launched by Grammy Award-winning pianist and UNESCO Artist for Peace, Danilo Perez
National Hellenic Society Chairman Drake Behrakis interviews Dr. Elaina Manolis. Dr. Manolis serves as an Assistant Clinical Professor and the Associate Director of Clinical Education at Northeastern University's Bouvé College of Health Sciences.