IN MEMORIAM: HONORING THE LEGACY OF LEO LOUCHIOS – A TRUE CHAMPION OF GREEK EDUCATION AND COMMUNITY

The Chicago Greektown Educational Foundation (CGEF) Mourns the Loss of Founder Leo Louchios Chicago, August 3, 2023 – With profound sadness, we announce the passing of a visionary leader and compassionate philanthropist, Leo Louchios. Leo’s enduring commitment to Greek education and his unyielding dedication to the Chicagoland community have left an indelible mark that will…

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CHICAGO GREEKTOWN EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION 2023 GRANT APPLICATION 

Grant Funding The Chicago Greektown Educational Foundation is accepting applications for grants to eligible Greek language schools for calendar year 2023. Grants can be used for a variety of projects and materials including, but not limited to, subscriptions for Ellinopoula Greek language software, books, software, audio-visual equipment, and classroom equipment (i.e., desks, chairs, dividers, office…

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Chicago Greektown Educational Foundation 2023 Art Project

School name: “Pythagoras” Greek School of Saint John the Baptist, Des Plaines IL Principal: Mrs. Georgia Katsis Artists: High school students: Ifiyenia, Georgia and Melanie Dolas – Zaroyiannis and Maria Bouboureka Teacher: Mrs. Olga Metropulos Title: “ Love and Dream” Our Butterfly/ psyche hovers over the blue Greek sky, from the islands to the ancient…

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The Chicago Greektown Educational Foundation Elects New Officers

On February 25, 2023, the Chicago Greektown Educational Foundation held its election of board officers, with Irene Koumi being elected as President, Louie Mossos as Vice President, Paul Sianis as Treasurer, and Maria Tsourapas as Secretary. The newly elected officers are committed to promoting educational resources and opportunities within local Greek schools and look forward…

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