The National Hellenic Society's (NHS) Heritage Weekend and Classic returned to Las Vegas at the Encore at Wynn Las Vegas October 5-8, 2017 for a weekend of inspiring activities, programs, and entertainment. The weekend attracted over 350 prominent Greek American NHS members and guests. The Greek Reporter summed up the weekend in a great article!
Every year, the National Hellenic Society honors various Greek Americans who have contributed to the community during the Saturday night gala at Heritage Weekend & Classic. This year’s honoree was NHS co-founder and chairman emeritus, George M. Marcus. He was presented with the inaugural George M. Marcus Award of Excellence, heretofore honoring exceptional individuals who have demonstrating long-held Hellenic values and ideals as embodied by the namesake of the award. Marcus and his wife, Judy, are active philanthropists, to which their largess have benefited countless faith-based, civic, cultural, and Hellenic organizations. Axios!
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