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Greek-Canadian Cycles to Ottawa to Help Find Cure for Ill Son

A Greek-Canadian father who lives in East York, Ontario, a suburb of Toronto, has now fulfilled his quest to bicycle 450 km to raise money to help save his son, who suffers from a  rare disease. Terry Pirovolakis had never...

Fundraiser Launched for the Only Greek-American Woman in the US Congress

Greek Americans launched the first Greek-American women-only fundraiser for Dina Titus, the only Greek-American woman in the US Congress. The effort to re-elect Titus who is representing the First District of Nevada in the U.S. House of Representatives, was organized...

Nia Vardalos Hosts Star-Studded Craig Zadan Tribute

Nia Vardalos hosted an A-list charity event on November 11 in honor of legendary producer Craig Zadan. The evening was originally intended to honor Zadan in person, but after his sudden death from surgery complications on August 20, the...

Toronto Fundraiser for Greece’s Children in Need

Children's foundation Reaching for the Stars is organizing an event whose net proceeds will be donated solely to children in need in Greece. The organizers say that their commitment is to continue to support our children in Vari (for the...

Canadians Were a Hit at Food-For-Good Festival in Kalamaria, Thessaloniki (photos)

The Canadian table at the annual ethnic Food-for-Good Festival in Kalamaria, Thessaloniki was a huge success this year, thanks to an overwhelming number of volunteers of all ages, who came out to help. The festival, which is hosted by the...

The Hellenic Heritage Foundation of Toronto Celebrates 22nd Annual Gala (photos)

The Hellenic Heritage Foundation (HHF) on Friday, June 1st, celebrated their 22nd annual anniversary gala: "Flavours of Greece" at the Universal EventSpace in Vaughan, Ontario. The purpose of the event was to raise funds in support of Greek Language Education at...

Daughters of Penelope Raise Funds for Child Amputees (photos)

The Daughters of Penelope -- North America's Hellenic women's organization -- Vancouver Poseidon Chapter 179, recently held a fundraiser to raise money for the War Amps' Child Amputee (CHAMP) Program. The CHAMP Program offers special services to child amputees and their...

Jamie-Lynn Sigler Hosts Fundraiser for Parkland Shooting Victim

"Sopranos" actress Jamie-Lynn Sigler hosted a fundraiser for one of the victims of the Parkland shooting, Meadow Pollack. One of the victims of the tragic Valentine's Day shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School, Meadow was just 18 years old when...

Greek Bailout Crowdfunding Campaign Raises Half A Million; Crashes Indiegogo

British shoe shop worker, Thomas Feeney launched a crowdfunding campaign on Monday to bailout Greece that at time of writing had raised more than half a million dollars. The campaign was started to help Greece pay back its $1.8 billion...

British Man Starts Crowdfunding Campaign for Greece

With Greece going through a hectic series of days that included referendum announcements, capital controls and bailout package expirations, a new campaign has been launched by a British man to raise 1.6 billion euros for Greece so it can pay its international creditors. The...