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Letter to Editor

Letter to the Editor: On TNH’s Wealthiest and Philanthropy

To the Editor,

The Special Issue of The National Herald devoted mostly to the 50 Wealthiest Greeks in America, was interesting reading. Their wonderful stories about how they made, and have given of, their wealth, was important. Helping the poor, contributing to the greater good for humanity was noteworthy. God bless each of them for doing great works, from their hearts, and souls. "God loves a cheerful giver.” 2 Corinthians 9:6-8. 

Sincerely, John Vasilakos 

Bethpage, NY

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