Community Resources

We want to put Eastern Orthodox Community Resources at your Fingertips!

This will be a listing of Orthodox charities and philanthropic agencies, serving all of mankind.

Current List compiled from visits to and

Charitable / Mission and Evangelism Organizations
International Orthodox Christian Charities [IOCC] ] ]


Social Services Department

Social Services

Social WorkerDepartment of Social Services
7 West 55th Street
7th Floor
New York, NY 10019
Tel: (212) 977-7770
Fax: (212) 977-7784
Paulette Geannacopoulos
Social Worker
Social Services Office
(212) 977-7782

The Greek Orthodox Ladies Philoptochos Society, the official philanthropic organization of the Greek Orthodox Church in America, was established in November 1931, by the late Ecumenical Patriarch Athenagoras I, who was then serving as Archbishop of North and South America. The members of the National Board of Philoptochos are dedicated church women who offer countless hours to the philanthropic, humanitarian, and Christian mission of the Church. There are 475 Philoptochos chapters in the United States. The structure of the Philoptochos includes the National Board, Metropolitan Boards, and Chapters in every parish of the Archdiocese



162-41 Powells Cove Blvd.
Beechhurst, NY 11357
Telephone: (718)-767-8324 or Cellphone: (718)-757-2910
The Retired Clergy Association (RCA) of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America was founded and established by the late Fr. John Zanetos on April 26, 1988 to continue and promote the fellowship of the retired priests; to encourage the utilization of the retired priests’ expertise as a resource; to guide and help those who are about to retire plan for their retirement; to help the retired priest readjust to his new status as a retired clergyman; to promote the improvement of benefits to the retired clergy and help them manage in their retirement years; to provide support and guidance for clergy who may be facing emotional, personal, family or financial problems; and to communicate news of interest to the retired clergy.

Holy Trinity Nursing Home SS. Cosmas and Damian Adult Home Raphel House Family Shelter
Project Mexico Orthodox Christian Association of Medicine, Psychology, and Religion [OCAMPR] Zoe for Life
Tolstoy Foundation, Inc.
Fellowship of Orthodox Christians in America [FOCA] Eastern Orthodox Committee on Scouting [EOCS] Orthodox Christian Fellowship [OCF]