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Summer Jobs at the HCV – Hiring Now!

The HCV is hiring qualified people ages 15-30 under the Canada Summer Jobs program. Each position begins ASAP,  running until September 1st, 2019.  Please contact outreach@helleniccommunity.org with a cover letter and resume, including why you would like to help at the HCV.  We will be reviewing applications and filling each position with the first suitable […]

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How’s Your Lenten Journey Been?

Lent is fully underway – with just about three weeks to go until Easter, what do you know about Lent?  If you missed our Kathari Theftera event, we invite you to read our Simple Guide to Great Lent. It’s a short explanation of Lent, why we do it and how to do it, plus it’s […]

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Thank You for a Wonderful Greek Independence Celebration!

We had a very beautiful liturgy in church, a lovely wreath laying ceremony, and warm fellowship in our hall today. Thank you all for your participation, volunteerism, and incredible generosity!  Our heartfelt gratitude to everyone who came and donated – especially to our Philoptochos for preparing the wonderful lunch. Ζήτω η Ελλάδα! Ζήτω η 25η […]

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SGM Notice & AGM Followup

SOCIETIES ACT REQUIREMENT SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING, SUNDAY MARCH 31st12:30pm (IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING CHURCH) Due to the Societies Act financial filing requirements, we are calling a Special General Meeting in order to approve the 2018 financial report so that we may meet the filing deadline of March 31st.There will only be one topic:Voting to approve the 2018 financial […]

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For Immediate Release – March 15th

Dear Members:The Hellenic Community of Vancouver has cancelled the rental contract with the UBC Free Speech Club for this Friday 15 March, 2019. The Molyneux/Southern speakers event will not proceed at our Center. While we fully embrace freedom of speech, the safety and well-being of our members is paramount.  Specifically, threats of violence against our members by […]

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AGM NOTICE: Wednesday March 13th at 7pm

Click to view our Official Notice and see the relevant documents. If you have been a member in 2017 or 2018, or are current with your dues in 2019, you should be receiving a mailing in the next few days with your AGM package.  From the newsletter, you can view the Agenda, past AGM minutes, […]

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February 19 Newsletter

February and March bring many exciting events in the lead up to Great Lent, including our AGM!  Check out our latest newsletter and see what’s going on in our community! The HCV is also opening up to committees! We are calling for volunteers for our various advisory committees as well as general volunteers that are willing […]

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HHF Heritage Greece Program

The Hellenic Heritage Foundation (HHF) is pleased to share that it will be sponsoring up to five students across Canada to take part in a once in a lifetime opportunity to explore their Hellenic heritage and reconnect with their culture through an amazing opportunity called “Heritage Greece”, taking place this summer from June 6th to June 23rd, 2019. The […]

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Happy New Year!

Wishing everyone a healthy and happy 2019! Read our latest newsletter for information on the Epiphany lunch and Cross Dive, January schedule, and renewing membership dues.  click to read the latest HCV news

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