History of Philanthropy

History of Philanthropy

Philanthropy has a rich history. The origin of the word reflects this historical richness, the word, and concept deriving from the Ancient Greeks. Philanthropy is a compound, from the word Filos, meaning loving, and Anthros, meaning mankind. During the 15th and 16th...
A Philanthropic Company Attracts More

A Philanthropic Company Attracts More

Philanthropy may not be a priority or your company, but it can affect how much your company grows and your reputation in the industry. Making issues in the community and around the world a priority for your business can allow you to make an impact and develop a solid...
Teach Your Children About Philanthropy

Teach Your Children About Philanthropy

Philosophers, politicians, religious leaders, social activists, and parents all have shared a similar belief and aspiration in that children are the hope of the future. Children, by literally being the future, are the epitome of the changes wished to be seen in the...
Who was Alexander the Great?

Who was Alexander the Great?

As a Greek-American, I value both cultures and the ways we got to where we are today. One of the main influencers of the world was Hellene, Alexander the Great. Alexander was born in 356 B.C. to Philip II and his fourth wife, Olympias. Many of his accomplishments...
Greek-American Relations

Greek-American Relations

As a Greek-American living in the United States, I am proud of the strong bilateral relationship our country has with Greece. It’s important to me that we continue to advance the strength and bonds between our two countries. Hellenism has brought ideas such as...