Relive the event

The Hellenic Foundation of Chicago held its first-ever virtual 2020 Annual Grant Awards celebration on Tuesday, December 15. The event recognized the efforts of the organizations that have benefited from a Hellenic Foundation Grant, and to acknowledge the latest grant recipients.

The Honorable Anthony C. Kyriakopoulos hosted this year’s event and featured special appearances from His Eminence Metropolitan Nathanael of Chicago and spotlights from celebrities Lou Canellis of FOX 32 News, Jane Monzures Clauss of WGN-TV, Anna Davlantes of WGN Radio, Melina Kanakaredes from the hit show “Providence”, and more!

Since the establishment of the Hellenic Foundation grant program in 2016, the Hellenic Foundation has awarded more than $1 million to programs, projects and organizations that serve the Chicago area’s Greek and Pan-Orthodox community.

Make sure to watch the extended interviews from this event below! For more information regarding our grant application, please click here.


Learn more about the grant recipients featured in the 2020 Annual Grant Awards: Virtual Event through extended interviews with members of the Hellenic Foundation below.

Featured Interview

Eric S. Namee, President

The Virginia H. Farah Foundation Orthodox Ministry Services