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Greek Orthodox Ladies Philoptochos Society



Address:345 East 74th Street New York NY 10021
Telephone(s):212-744-4390
Fax:212-861-1956
E-mail:PhilosNY@aol.com
World Wide Web: http://www.philoptochos.org


Description:The National Philoptochos Society provides emergency social services assistance to members of the Greek Orthodox community in New York City and throughout the country.

The Society can provide referrals to funeral homes sensitive to Greek Orthodox concerns and may be able to provide limited reimbursement of funeral and burial expenses.

Call the Social Services Department of the National Philoptochos Society or contact the local parish office. A directory of parishes is available at http://www.goarch.org/en/parishes/


Eligibility Requirements:Must be Greek Orthodox or of Greek Orthodox heritage. Decedent and family must experience financial hardship and all other avenues for assistance have been exhausted.


Languages Offered:Greek
Target Groups(Ethnic):Greeks