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AHEPA FAMILY CHAPTER NEWS District 1 Mother Lodge District One The District One Hoover, Ala., senior housing project's Board of Directors again treated their residents to what's become an annual Halloween Party complete with costumes and appropriate food on Oct. 26, 2013. This is the sixth year that the Board has hosted this popular event. A contest was held for the best costumes and the residents later enjoyed some bingo. Members of the Board and others in attendance included: Jimmy Pafudakis, president; Audrey Marianes, treasurer; Tonie Ann Coumanis Torrans, Secretary; Constantine Zouboukos and Carol Kartanos, District One governors; Kathryn Coumanis, DOP District lt. gov.; Danni Varlan, Foundation secretary/treasurer; Daniel Kartanos, director; Steve Nickolson, District 1 treasurer; and Tom Varlan, Knoxville chapter president. District 1 District 1 AHEPA Chapter 284, Columbia, S.C. Daphne Chapter 296, Pensacola, Fla. Chapter President Chief George B. Dodge, Sr., has been honored by the AHEPA District 1 for distinguished community service and as District One's Chapter President of the Year. As chapter president, Brother Dodge has increased the awareness of AHEPA throughout the city. In addition to providing and managing an AHEPA apartment complex for the elderly in Pensacola, the organization also provides college scholarships for worthy Escambia County students and is working to provide food for homeless Veterans in the Pensacola area. In addition, Brother Dodge has received the Florida Governor's Points of Light Award, for his work in support of Native American people and University of West Florida President's Award for Leadership working with diversity at the University to include Native American culture. He also works with the Gulf Coast Veterans Advocacy Council and is the co-chair of the Veterans Day Parade. (Correction to Fall 2013 issue: Pictured are (l-r): J. O'Neil, Chapter President Alex Koutrakos presented Past Supreme Treasurer Vasilios "Likie" Beleos with his 50-year Life Membership pin. District 3 Worthington Chapter 30, Baltimore, Md. Supreme President Anthony Kouzounis attended the 90th anniversary celebration for Worthington Chapter 30, Baltimore, Md., on Oct. 6, 2013. Among the attendees sharing in the commemoration were former Senator Paul Sarbanes, and his son, U.S. Rep. John Sarbanes. Both prominent public servants are members of Worthington Chapter 30. Bd. Advisors chair; Chapter 296 President D. Kartanos, Honoree Chief Dodge, Sr., and Dist. 1 Gov. C. Zouboukos.) 24 | THE AHEPAN ยท Winter 2013

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of The AHEPAN - Winter 2013

President's Message
AHEPA Family News
AHEPA Commends 2013 National Scholarship Recipients
A Worthwhile Week
My Volunteer Vacation in Crete
Civic Responsibility
The Periclean
AHEPA Family Chapter News
Literary Corner
In Memoriam

The AHEPAN - Winter 2013