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Graduate Sunday at St. Luke Church in Broomall, PA

BROOMALL, PA – The Ladies Philoptochos of St. Luke Greek Orthodox Church in Broomall hosted the annual Graduate Sunday on June 6 to honor the achievements of their youth.

Presiding priest of the community Father Christ Kontos introduced the speaker Eleni Constantinidis Kornblatt who addressed the graduates. The chair of the event, Andrea Papadopoulos, thanked Eleni and presented her with flowers. Christina Katsapis and Anna Hadgis read the names of the graduates who came up to be congratulated and received their gifts from Fr. Kontos. The Scholarship recipients were also announced. Tom Karras congratulated the recipient of the Pakuris Scholarship, Alex Pylaras, and Philoptochos President Angelique Demetris presented Theodora Greco with the Philoptochos Scholarship. Fr. Kontos congratulated all of the graduates and offered the closing prayer. AXIOI!

High School Diplomas

Elizabeth Lucia Armenti

Angelica "Annie" Atsaves

John Blazakis

Olivia Catharine Bové

Theodore Alexander Fooskas

Theodora M. Greco

Diana Knezevich

Alex Pylaras

John Serafim

Constantine Sosangelis

Luca Touring

College Degrees

Evan Atsaves

Alexandra Lynn Cook

Klearhoula Vinchenza Corbino

Andrew Gillespie

Sophie Valentine Cloarec

Maria Anastasia Karnavas

Stephanie Sophia Koch (Roebas)

George A. Kyriazis

Michael J. Z. Kyriazis

Eleni Navrosidis

Zoe Nikolos

Michael Peter Pakuris

Vasiliki Papadopoulos

Eleni Pappas

Alexi Peters

Thomas Ristas

Alexia Serafim

Marjanna Smith

Konstandina Spyropoulos

Konstantinos Tsarouchis

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Master’s Degrees

Stephanie Frances Cook

Allie Martin

Mary Ellen Missiras

Evan Palmieri

Doctoral Degrees

Alexa Nicole Tzarnas

Pakuris Scholarship Recipient: Alex Pylaras

Philoptochos Scholarship Recipient: Theodora M. Greco


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