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Niagara Falls Lit in Blue and White for the 200th Anniversary of Greek Independence

BUFFALO, NY – On March 25, William McKinley AHEPA Chapter 91 of Buffalo celebrated the 200th Anniversary of Greek Independence Day. Brothers gathered at Niagara Falls for the illumination of the water in blue and white representing the colors of the Greek flag in honor of Greece. Brother Damianos Skaros led the effort to recognize this historic day.

Since reactivation on October 24, 2020, this Chapter has supported the food pantry of Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church which helps provide for the needy as well as assisting in a large protein drink donation with brothers from New Rochelle to Feeding Westchester. Looking forward to AHEPA’s 100th Anniversary next year, the Buffalo Chapter plans to expand membership and continue its outreach in Western New York.

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