Aphrodite Skeadas, National President of the Greek Orthodox Ladies Philoptochos Society, will deliver the Women Leaders of the Church Lecture on Tuesday, March 26, 2013, in the Archbishop Iakovos Library and Resource Center Reading Room at Hellenic College Holy Cross. The lecture, which will begin at 1:00 p.m., is sponsored by the Office of Vocation and Ministry.
If you would like to attend, RSVP by March 19, 2013, to Anna Colis at 617-850-1312 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The event will be streamed live on our website. More details will be available shortly.
National Philoptochos President Aphrodite Skeadas accepted the appointment and charge of Archbishop Demetrios to serve a third term in October 2012. She affirmed clear goals for her presidency: to increase outreach and membership, embrace the younger generation, and enhance the use of technology.
Under her leadership, Philoptochos initiated a major campaign to secure a permanent Philoptochos home, and through a unified, national effort supported by Chapters, parishes, and stewards, National Philoptochos purchased the Philoptochos Center of Philanthropy in Manhattan in November 2012.
Mrs. Skeadas travels extensively across the United States transmittingthe Philoptochos mission to the 485 Chapters nationwide. President Skeadas is speaking on behalf of all Philoptochos women across time that have served in incredible leadership roles in their parishes and communities.