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EASTER MESSAGE By WORLD SAE PRESIDENT ANDREW A. ATHENS
SAE CHICAGO , 05.04.2004
Worldwide Hellenes will celebrate in a few days one of Christianity’s greatest holidays, the Holy Easter, the foundation of our faith and also a symbol of rebirth and anticipation of a better life. Hellenes in the Diaspora carry in our minds and hearts the torch of Hellas and Orthodoxy, perhaps much more than others, and this faith strengthe... more
CEH LEADERS WELCOME FINAL RECOGNITION OF PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM
SAE WASHINGTON , 31.03.2004
CEH leaders today welcomed the final recognition by the State of Israel of Patriarch of Jerusalem, Irineos. Today the Israeli High Court finally threw out the last false claims against Patriarch Irineos and the Minister of the Interior is expected today to present the Patriarch with the formal letter confirming his recognition by Israel. On ... more
SAE’s leader thanks President Bush for Greek Independence Day Declaration, prepares for White House meeting on April 1
SAE WASHINGTON , 25.03.2004
World SAE President Andrew A. Athens today thanked President Bush for continuing the tradition of recognizing Greek Independence Day by declaring March 25th a National Day of Celebration of Democracy and calling upon all Americans to observe this day with appropriate ceremonies and activities. “On behalf of the Hellenic community in the U.S.... more
CELEBRATION OF HELLENIC INDEPENDENCE DAY MARCH 25th: Message by Mr. Andrew A. Athens, President, World Council of Hellenes (SAE)
SAE CHICAGO , 22.03.2004
On this day of national rebirth, the Hellenic Diaspora shares the pride with all who feel part of the heroic tradition commemorated on the March 25th Independence Day. We celebrate even as we recognize the weight of national responsibility inspired by the deeds and sacrifice of those who gave their lives in 1821 so that Hellenism and Orthodoxy m... more
Chicago Hellenes Honor Congressman Henry Hyde
SAE CHICAGO , 12.03.2004
U.S. Representative Henry Hyde, chairman of Congress’s International Relations Committee, was honored recently on behalf of the World Council of Hellenes (SAE) and the United Hellenic American Congress (UHAC) by community leader Andrew A. Athens. At a lunch hosted in Rosemont and attended by leaders of the two organizations in the Chicago... more
SAE Medical Team Comes to the Rescue of Sick Children in Georgia
SAE TBILISI , 12.03.2004
Responding to an urgent request in Tbilisi, the capital of the Republic of Georgia, the World Council of Hellenes (SAE), recently dispatched a team of physicians and nurses with emergency medicines from its Primary Health Care Initiative (PHCI) to the Telavi Boarding School, a local orphanage. A critical situation developed at the school ... more
SAE President Sends Congratulatory Message to Konstantinos Karamanlis, vows cooperation
SAE CHICAGO , 08.03.2004
Andrew A. Athens, President of the World Council of Hellenes (SAE) has sent to Mr. Konstantinos Karamanlis, President of the New Democracy party, a congratulatory letter on the occasion of the victory of New Democracy in the national elections of Hellas. “I am very pleased to extend my personal congratulations to you on the resounding vote o... more
TOP U.S. POLICY-MAKERS BECOME INVOLVED IN CYPRUS SETTLEMENT
SAE WASHINGTON, D.C. , 05.03.2004
Following meetings with CEH leaders in Washington, D.C. this week, several key U.S. policy-makers have become involved in the efforts to push for a just, viable and democratic Cyprus settlement. On March 3, CEH leaders met for over one hour with the Chairman of the House International Relations Committee, Congressman Henry Hyde (R-IL), and th... more