Our Mission

The association was established in 1944 and operates for the realization of philanthropic, patriotic, educational cultural goals, whose extent, definition & other details are described in its By-Laws. The Association shall not operate for profit and no profit incur to the benefit of any individual connected with the organization except in consideration for services rendered.

76 Years of Philanthropy in America & Greece
Announcements & Updates
Amid the Ongoing COVID-19 Global Pandemic
STAY HEALTHY & SAFE – WEAR MASKS - SAVE LIVES


Please join us for the
2020 76th Velouchi National General Assembly
Zoom Video Meeting Sunday, November 15 @ 1:00 pm

To attend this conference, please click on the following link:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/4167752017?pwd=M0lXU0ZUN0dOa0YxZG5ZTWxYNHpOdz09
 

Meeting ID: 416 775 2017

Passcode: velouchi
 

Read Velouchi's last two magazine issues HERE
 

We will continue to keep you updated on the latest news

2020 ANNUAL RAFFLE DRAWING

 

Please return your raffle ticket stubs with your donation in the self-addressed envelope you have received by mail last February. If you cannot purchase the ticket, please try to sell it to a relative or friend. If you need additional raffle tickets, please contact our Headquarters or your Chapter President and Representative to our National Board.

 

Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic
The 2020 Raffle Drawing set for July 24 in Karpenisi – Greece has been postponed. The new drawing date is set for SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2020 (Zoom Video General Assembly) We are much behind halfway to our yearly goal. There is still time to purchase your raffle ticket. Please contact your local Chapter or our Headquarters. Your contribution will greatly support our Scholarship Recipients 2020-2021. 


To watch the drawing, please attend our General Assembly

by clicking on the following link:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/4167752017?pwd=M0lXU0ZUN0dOa0YxZG5ZTWxYNHpOdz09

Meeting ID: 416 775 2017
Passcode: velouchi

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National Raffle Committee 2020

Tommy Pappas, Chair (704-534-0048)

George Katergaris, Vice-Chair (704-846-1853)

James Kastriches, Treasurer (704-846-1853)

John Peslis (717-649-7616)

Tom Skenteris (910-494-5597)

Danny Ziozios (704-621-0620)

Jimmy Skenteris (910-494-5597)

All Chapter Presidents and Representatives to the National Board

PRESIDENT'S NEW MESSAGE

My Dear Fellow Evrytanians,

We have experienced a most difficult and unusual year. The coronavirus turned the entire world upside down and caused us to restructure our daily lives, making us feel emotions ranging from fear to anger to despair. No one knew in January, 2020, what to expect for the oncoming year. But now in January, 2021, with the distribution of the vaccine, we have reason to feel differently about this new year. Although we are not through with the pandemic yet, we have hope that we will soon be able to resume a normal life.

2020 presented many challenges for our Evrytanian Association. But through the capable efforts of the Executive Board, Board of Trustees, office staff and dedicated individuals who would not allow our Velouchi to falter, we were able to meet these challenges and overcome them. Although we could not meet in person, we were able to conduct business by meeting online through ZOOM.

Humanitarian Relief & Children with Special Needs

Thank you for your past generous donations, we ask for your support to continue this outstanding program. We hope this year’s plea will...

 

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Scholarships & Application

For students of Evrytanian extraction or children of members of the Association residing in the United States or Canada.

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Recent Magazines

Find current and archived issues of Velouchi Magazine.

Visit our Magazine page HERE.

DVD & Achievements

Take a look at the official Velouchi DVD and the Achievements of this outstanding organization.

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AWARDS

ACADEMY OF ATHENS * THE GREAT CROSS OF OUR SAVIOR * ST. PAUL’S MEDAL 

SOCIAL WELLFARE * RECOGNITION OF VELOUCHI BULLETIN (ROME) 

ΒΡΑΒΕΙΟ ΑΚΑΔΗΜΙΑΣ ΑΘΗΝΩΝ * ΜΕΓΑΛΟΣΤΑΥΡΟΣ ΤΟΥ ΣΩΤΗΡΟΣ * ΜΕΤΑΛΛΙΟ ΑΓΙΟΥ ΠΑΥΛΟΥ  

ΒΡΑΒΕΙΟ ΚΟΙΝΩΝΙΚΗΣ ΠΡΟΝΟΙΑΣ * ΑΝΑΓΝΩΡΙΣΗ ΕΦΗΜΕΡΙΔΑΣ «ΤΟ ΒΕΛΟΥΧΙ»  

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Photo from the 1950 Velouchi   Conventio