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The Hellenic Society of Maine (HSoM) was established for the purpose of preserving and promoting the Greek heritage and culture. We are affiliated with the University of Southern Maine and its Hellenic Initiatives program, and support the official Sister City Relationship between Portland, Maine in USA, and Mytilene, Lesvos,  in Greece.

We hope you enjoy this site and you actively participate in any way you can.

JOIN US! We welcome all persons interested in Hellenic culture to join us. As an ASSOCIATE MEMBER you will receive all mailings and email announcements of HSoM and other Hellenic related events and may attend meetings. As a FULL MEMBER, you also will be able to vote on policy issues at business meetings which you will be encouraged to attend. For more information, contact Christos Gianopoulos, president, at christosg@roadrunner.com or (207) 577-6454. 

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Giving Day News from Lesvos

Dear Hellenic Society of Maine members, partners, donors and friends:

We have a lot to be grateful for — the container of medical supplies arrived at the Mytilene General Hospital yesterday the 23 of November 2016 without any problems! Hoooray!

The container cleared customs in Mytilene early in the morning, and they started unloading around 10 AM. Attached is a photo of hospital administration in front of the open doors.

Thank you to all who made this humanitarian project a success. We’ll have more information and photos in our next newsletter.

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