Philoptochos

Philanthropy, Fellowship, Faith in Action

Our Mission

"To aid the poor, the destitute, the hungry, the aged, the sick, the unemployed, the orphaned, the imprisoned, the widowed, the handicapped, the victims of disasters, to undertake the burial of the impoverished person and to offer assistance to anyone who may need the help of the Church..."

Visit our National Philoptochos website for more information!

 


Calendar of Events

September 12, 11:30am 

Philoptochos Chapter Meeting in the Small Hall

September 14                                      

City Gospel Mission

September 19                   

Tray for Holy Cross/Hellenic College

September 24                                                            

Metropolis Clergy-Laity Online Conference - Contact Vivian Kaporales if interested in participating.

October 2

Walk to End Alzheimer’s - Contact. Sign up here to join the team.

October 3, 11:30 am                         

Philoptochos Chapter Meeting in the Small Hall

October 13, 6-8pm             

Sip and See- Join us to learn about Philoptochos and our plans and mission to help those in need. We are more than baking and pastries. RSVP to Vivian Kapourales, Presvytera Ginny Emroll or Eleni Zaferes.

November 6

The National Philoptochos Society Children’s Medical Fund Luncheon with Guest Speaker Mike Emanuel - We're taking a road trip to Indianapolis for this fundraiser focusing on Gratitude: Honoring Our First Responders and Winning the Battle for our Critically Ill Children. Tickets: $125 Contact Lilly Kyrios to sign up.  

November 7

Tray for Patriarchate - Sign up to pass tray after the liturgy.

November 9, 6pm

City Gospel Mission - Sign up to serve.

November 14           

Honoring our Veterans & Philoptochos Chapter Meeting in the Small Hall

December 5, 7pm

St Nicholas Vespers Refreshments - Please sign up and let us know if you can bring something.

December 9-12

Sweet Treats Bake Sale - Check back and watch your email for preparation dates. Many hands make light work.

 

   Sweet Treats

 


Helping our CommunitiesFeatured Philanthropy

Local Non-Profits: Bethany House, City Gospel Mission, Crayons to Computer, Dress for Success, G.O.Y.A., Philoptochos Visiting Angels

National and International Non-Profits: Church Women United, Our Daily Bread, Bessie Pappas, Children's Charities, Alzheimer's Association, Children's Medical Fund, Ecumenical Patriarchate, Hellenic College Holy Cross Seminary, International Orthodox Christian Charities, Metropolis of Detroit Summer Camps, Metropolis of Detroit Scholarship Fund, National Philoptochos Emergency Fund, N.A.M.I., Orthodox Christion Fellowship, Retired Clergy Benevolent Fund, St. Basil's Academy, St. Photio's National Shrine, St. Spyridon Fund, Support a Mission Priest, UNICEF