The new leadership of the organization, the redoubling of its members and the creation of a special project for children and youth, were some of the issues discussed at the 13th Annual Convention of Leadership 100 that was organized on February 19-22 at Palm Beach, Florida.
The organization, which this year celebrates 20 years of existence, has managed to increase the number of its members from 280 to 670, while contributions during 4 years reach $15.1 million and pledges reach the amount of $38.5 million. Up to date, the organization has offered approximately $14. 7 million for the support of a variety of projects.
According to Greek News, the members of Leadership 100 renewed their annual meeting for March 2005 at Phoenix, Arizona and honored Father Alexandros Karloutsos, departing Executive Director of the organization, and welcomed Father Dimitrios Antokas, who will be the new Executive Director. On coming May, Mr. Arthur Anton will depart from the position of the President, which will be taken by Mr. John Pagiavlas.