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Senior Citizens Association

The Senior Citizens Association is the largest association of the Community with more than 300 members. All members of the Hellenic Community of Ottawa aged 55 and over may become members of the association. As a member of the association, you can come to the Seniors’ Centre (entrance fee $1.00) to meet your friends, have a refreshment, a free cup of…

Scholarships: the Jeanne Rosemary Georgiles Foundation

The Jeanne Rosemary Georgiles Foundation provides two scholarships of $1,000 each to students who have graduated from High School (Grade 12) in 2018 and entered University as full time students. The application deadline is February 2, 2019, 4:00 p.m.

All applicants must be members of the Hellenic Community of Ottawa.  Click on the link for the application form with detailed information:  Scholarship 2018-2019

Application…

January 27: Godparents Sunday and The Three Hierarchs Luncheon

On Sunday, January 27th: 

Our parish is honoring Godparents!  All the students of our Sunday School have invited their Godparents or Orthodox mentors to attend the Liturgy and receive Holy Communion with their Godchildren.

The Hellenic School of Ottawa will honour the Three Hierarchs with Artoclasia at Church and a Luncheon hosted by the Parents & Guardians Association (PGA) at the Hellenic Meeting &…

December 31st – New Year’s Eve Party

Come and ring in the New Year with family & friends at the Hellenic Meeting & Reception Centre! The New Year’s Eve Party will begin with cocktails and appetizers at 6:30 p.m.  Dinner will be served at 8:30 p.m. Tickets also include an open bar, complimentary Vasilopita and Buffet at midnight. Musical entertainment presented by Montreal’s DJ Absolut Disco.

Tickets are…

December 2, 9 & 16: Christmas Ornaments and Christmas Bake Sale

Come to Coffee Hour after the Divine Liturgy during the first 3 Sundays of December and visit the Ladies of Philoptochos at their annual Christmas Bake Sale, and the Maids of Athena who are selling their handmade Christmas ornaments!  They thank you in advance for your support.…

November 25th – National Youth Sunday

All the youth of our parish are asked to meet at church at 10:00 a.m. for the Artoclasia prayers in commemoration of Saint Catherine, patron saint of the youth of our Metropolis. The youth will passing a second offering tray for the Christmas gift cards for the less fortunate youth that they include with the Christmas Hampers.…

December 5th: HCO General Assembly

The Hellenic Community calls all its members to a General Assembly on Wednesday, December 5th at 7:00 p.m., at the Banquet Centre. Registration will be held from 6:30-7:00 p.m. All members are encouraged to attend. We would like to remind you that according to the Community By-laws you must have paid the 2017 & 2018 membership dues in order to have the…

Coming on October 11: Peers and Careers

 

The HCO invites our youth and young adults to an evening of career planning and networking with experts from diverse occupations.  Join us on Thursday, October 11th from 6:30-8:30pm at the Hellenic Meeting & Reception Centre. Doors will open at 6pm for registration.  To register in advance and if you would like to learn more about a particular field of study, please email Tassy.Lyras@gmail.com.

This…

GreekFest Volunteer Drive

GreekFest 2018 is fast approaching! Our Community’s annual festival will be held from August 9th to 19th, and we look forward to another successful year.

If you can volunteer for just 4 hours (or more) please click here for the form: 2018 GreekFest Volunteer form  and contact Nafsika at adminassistant@helleniccommunity.com or 613-225-8016 ext. 226.  High school students will earn volunteer hours!  Volunteer Forms are also available…

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Visit the HCO’s Facebook page and Like to follow! https://www.facebook.com/hellenicHCO…