Syracuse AHEPA Chapter 37 Holds Annual Initiation

SYRACUSE, NY – Syracuse AHEPA Chapter 37 held its annual initiation and awards event on October 15 at St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Church. Peter Panels was presented with an award for his loyalty and dedication while serving as chapter secretary. The chapter had the honor of welcoming Past District 6 Governor Demi Pamboukes who administered the oath to new member Pandelis Antoniou. In addition, Vasiliki Mihou and Anastasia Mihou received honorary membership for their participation and help with chapter events.

The chapter is making preparations for the celebration of its 100 Year Anniversary in 2024. It is the second oldest in New York State and was established on January 22, 1924. It is also the first chapter to acquire an AHEPA Home.

AHEPA Syracuse Chapter 37 members with Past District 6 Governor Demi Pamboukes. (Photo: Greg and Andrew Miledonis)
Left to right: Syracuse AHEPA Chapter 37 Secretary Peter Panels and President Michael Labatos. (Photo: Greg and Andrew Miledonis)
New AHEPA member Pandelis Antoniou being initiated into Syracuse Chapter 37. (Photo: Michael Labatos)



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