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AHEPA Celebrated 99 Years of Service in Athens Convention

Celebrating 99 years, the order of AHEPA commenced in Athens with its international convention in plenary sessions and ceremonies, bestowing the organization’s highest honors on the President of the Hellenic Republic, the Prime Minister of Greece and the President of Cyprus.

AHEPA Supreme Convention Underway in Athens, Greece

AHEPA, the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association is holding its 99th-anniversary supreme convention in Athens.

AHEPA to Convene in Athens in July

Greek Diaspora Convention in Athens Next Month Order of AHEPA Daughters of Penelope convene in Athens this summer in July.

AHEPA Honors the Fallen on Memorial Day

Greek-American organization AHEPA honored all those who were killed in battle, including Greek-American soldiers, on Memorial Day.

NBA Pro Kanter Presented with Inaugural AHEPA Human Rights Award

Enes Kanter, of the NBA's Portland Trail Blazers and an outspoken critic of Erdogan's Turkey, received the 2021 AHEPA Human Rights Award.

Greek-Americans Reenact Historic Ball for Bicentennial of War of Independence

On Saturday, March 13, 2021 the Order of AHEPA presented a recreation of an 1827 Ball which raised funds for the Greek War of Independence.

AHEPA Creates New Website Devoted to Organization’s History

AHEPA, the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association, the foremost Greek-American fraternal organization, has created a new website dedicated to the rich history of the group as part of its upcoming centennial commemorations in 2022. The new site, called ahepahistory.org, showcases...

AHEPA Congratulates President-Elect Joe Biden On Historic Victory

The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA) congratulated President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on their historic victory in a statement on Sunday. George G. Horiates, Supreme President of AHEPA, said in the statement: "We congratulate President-elect Joseph...

Daughters of Penelope Celebrate Decades of Service, Contribute to Society During Pandemic

The Greek-American organization Daughters of Penelope, formed in 1929 as an affiliate of the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association, or AHEPA, is celebrating many decades of service to America and the world this year. Founded in San Francisco, the mission...

AHEPA Statement Calls for Boycott of Turkish Goods

Supreme President of the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association George G. Horiates recently released a statement calling for the boycott of all Turkish goods. Titled "In Wake of Hagia Sophia's Status Change, A Need for Action. Let's Start with a...