In a sign of a gradual return to “normal” amid the coronavirus pandemic, the leading worldwide Hellenic heritage service association, the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (Order of AHEPA), will host its 99th Annual Supreme Convention July 25-31, 2021, in Athens, Greece.
Thousands of members of AHEPA and its affiliate organizations, the Daughters of Penelope, the Sons of Pericles and the Maids of Athena, are expected to attend.
The historic Hotel Grande Bretagne will be the convention headquarters hotel. More than 2,000 participants of Greek heritage and Philhellenes from around the world, including government, religious, and private sector leaders, have already registered to attend the annual gathering.
The highlight of the convention will be the AHEPA Grand Banquet, Wed. July 28 at the Divani Caravel Hotel. Honorees confirmed to attend include Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis of Greece and President of the Republic of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades.