201810.26
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Dealing With an Elderly Loved One Who Has Alzheimer’s

Commentary and advice by Eleni Fakotakis, Director of SSHQ Before I really understood Alzheimer’s, I used to think that it could probably be a good way to go when one’s time came. Afterall, one would not remember anything, therefore, it must be easy to let go, no grudges, no memory, total oblivion and perhaps, even…

201810.20
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Inauguration of Washroom Renovations at Démosthène Campus

The inauguration of the newly renovated washrooms was held on Thursday, October 11, 2018, at Démosthène campus. The cost of this major project was over $140,000 which was graciously paid through the various events organized by the Fundraising Committee along with the fundraising efforts of Démosthène campus Parents Committee. HCGM President Nicholas Pagonis, Secretary of…

201810.20
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Meeting the new Canadian Ambassador to Greece, Mark Allen

The new Canadian Ambassador to Greece Mark Allen attended the meet and greet organized by Consul General of Greece in Montreal Michalis Gavriilidis and HCGM President Nicholas T. Pagonis, a few days before assuming his post in Athens. The Canadian Ambassador stressed his personal and diplomatic ties with Greece in his speech and underlined that…

201810.09
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It’s crunch time…it’s do or…

Greetings everyone, It’s crunch time…it’s do or… A lot has been said and heard the last few weeks on the airwaves, in the papers, on social media and in coffee shops on what the HCGM should do to secure its future…everything from selling every Community asset that is currently being used by numerous users, including…

201809.26
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Message from the President – September 2018

Dear friends, It is with immense pride that we announce the beginning of a new era for our Community. The opportunity to be, for the first time in generations, debt free. Free from the heavy obligation to disburse close to $800,000 a year for servicing of the debt. On Monday, September 17, 2018, during a…

201809.26
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The Opinion of the Advisory Board

ADVISORY BOARD OPINION PRESENT Gerry Kolaitis Basile Angelopoulos Bill Balabanos Dr. Apostolos Papageorgiou Jerry Analytis Voula Neofotistos Dimitrios Filippou John Charalampopoulos   Whereas the Hellenic Community of Greater Montreal (“HCGM”) has received from Tidan Inc. for an on behalf of a nominee (“Tidan”) an unconditional offer to purchase the land and the rights to the…

Special Community General Meeting
201809.25
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Special Community General Meeting

To ALL Members of the Community You are requested to attend the following Special Community General Meeting on Sunday, October 14th, 2018, 12:00 p.m. at the Holy Cross Church’s hall, 4865 du Souvenir, Laval. AGENDA: SPECIAL COMMUNITY GENERAL MEETING (No 05/2016-2019, at 12:00 p.m.) Meeting called to order Declaration of quorum Opening prayer Election of…

201809.20
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Lena Platonos in Montreal

Lena Platonos, the pioneering Greek electronic musician, will be in Montreal. The charismatic artist is invited to a series of events at the International Music Festival, presented by POP Montreal, the Hellenic Community of Greater Montreal and other leading organizations. What: Film Screening ΛΠ [LP] When: Thursday, September 27, 2018, at 20h45 Where: Cinéma Moderne 5150…