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GHS has interviewed over 300 Greek immigrants and Greek Americans in Southern California. Greek Heritage Society welcomes your donation as we continue to preserve Hellenism through worthwhile projects for present and future generationsrn California. Historical photos, private footage, and folk art treasures have been catalogued for present and future projects. GHS has contributed photos to The Greek Heritage Society welcomes your donation as we continue to preserve Hellenism through worthwhile projects for present and future generations Ellis Island Museum and continues to conduct oral histories of The Greek Heritage Society welcomes your donation as we continue to preserve Hellenism through worthwhile projects for present and future generations Greek American community.

1986: Sponsored an historical and cultural exhibit, "Salute to The Early Pioneers", Loyola Marymount University.

1987: Produced an Historical and Cultural Exhibit at The Anagoras Centennial Celebration in Anaheim, California.

1988-1992: Published Historical Calendars on Greek pioneers and Their families.

1988: Sponsored a symposium "Yiorti: A Celebration of Greek Womanhood" at UCLA.

1989: Produced a musical production "Ekdromi: A Festive Greek Outing".

1991: Established a Library Fund for the purchase of books, educational materials related to the Greek language, history and culture.

1993: Held a memorial tribute to Dr. Frank Desby, a noted composer specializing in Byzantine music, who became nationally influential within The Greek Orthodox Church.

1995: Produced a musical production "Ekdromi: A Greek Folkloric Celebration".

2002: Premiered "The Pioneers 1900-1942" at Fox Studios, Los Angeles, California.

2002: Received "Award of Excellence" from The Film Advisory Board for "The Pioneers: 1900-1942."

2002: Produced The Historical and Folk Art Exhibit in conjunction with The 36th Biennial Clergy Laity Congress in Los Angeles, California June 30-July 4.

2003: Awarded 'Best Documentary" at The International Panorama of Independent Filmmakers in Thessaloniki, Greece.

2005: Celebrated our 20th Year Anniversary presenting a concert featuring a blend of Mediterranean and Latin American music at Barnsdall Gallery theater in Hollywood, California.

2008: Received Proclamation from Councilman Tom LaBonge, Los Angeles City Council, commemorating Greek Heritage in Los Angeles for 100 years.

2009: Premiered "The  Promise of Tomorrow 1940-1960" at The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Beverly Hills.

2009: Screenings of "The Promise of Tomorrow 1940-1960" at Loyola Marymount University.

2010: "The Promise of Tomorrow 1940-1960:"
   Received The "Award of Excellence" from The Film Advisory Board.
   Official Entry: Boston International Film Festival, awarded Indie Spec SPECIAL      
      RECOGNITION AWARD.
   Official Entry: Rhode Island International Film Festival.
   Official Entry: Beverly Hills Film, TV & New Media Festival, awarded BEST FEATURE
     DOCUMENTARY.

2011: Official Entry: ReelHeART International Film Festival, Toronto, Canada (June)
 

 

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Contact Information
For further information or questions, please contact us.

Shelly Papadopoulos
(424) 261-GRGR (261-4747)
greekheritage@hotmail.com

Zoye Marino Fidler
(818) 386-1942
ghs@mediaart.com

 

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