Philadelphia, PA – The Federation of Hellenic-American Societies of Philadelphia and Greater Delaware Valley has announced that it will award the 2016 Eleftheria Medal to Athena and Nicholas Karabots for their philanthropic contributions to society. The award will be presented this Saturday evening at the annual dinner banquet at the Danielle Kousoulis Center (St. Thomas Greek Orthodox church, Cherry Hill, NJ). The Greek community is invited to attend.
The medal is awarded annually to individuals that have established an outstanding lifetime commitment to Hellenism. Previous recipients of the medal include, Rev’d Demetrios Constantelos Ph. D., D. D. , and Dr. Spiros Spireas, President of the American Hellenic Institute Foundation (AHI Foundation).