200 Years of Greek Independence Virtual Celebration Highlights

During Sunday’s virtual celebration, co-chaired by Emmanuella Lambropoulos, MP for Saint-Laurent, and Julie Dabrusin, MP for Toronto-Danforth, MPs were given the opportunity to honour Greek Canadian individuals or groups that have made a significant impact in the diaspora. It is with great pride we present to you the “HCGM” moments from the day: In our…

March 25, 2021 – A Day to Remember

March 25, 2021 – A Day to Remember

The HCGM would like to express our sincerest gratitude to all those who helped make March 25, 2021, the 200th anniversary of the start of the Greek Revolution, a day to remember. All of us, working together, we became a city of blue and white. Celebrating Greece’s Bicentennial in a pandemic is not what we…


BOD Meeting: February 2021

On Tuesday, February 9, 2021, the monthly meeting of the HCGM Board of Directors was held, in the presence of the media, on the Zoom platform. After the establishment of Quorum and prayer, the President of the HCGM, Andreas Crilis, read to the Board a letter from the President’s Office addressed to the Right Honorable…


Virtual Meeting With the New Ambassador of Greece in Canada

On Tuesday, February 23, 2021, on the initiative of the Consul General of Greece in Montreal, Mr. Michalis Gavriilidis, an online meeting was held to introduce Her Excellency, the Ambassador of Greece in Canada, Mrs. Konstantina Athanassiadou, to the Hellenic Community of Greater Montreal (HCGM). The President of the HCGM, Andreas Crilis, and various representatives…


About the Foyer Hellénique

The transfer of the Foyer Hellénique pour Personnes Agées to the HCGM is a very large and a very important financial transaction that the HCGM takes very seriously. We have been actively working to ensure that the transfer will be affected in the most positive manner for the HCGM and that we continue to be…


Message from The President – Christmas 2020

Dear friends, As we have all experienced, 2020 has been a year like no other, not only for us, but for everyone on the planet. This pandemic has altered how we have traditionally worked, communicated, celebrated, and lived our lives with family and friends. Therefore, I would like to extend to all a slightly different…


BOD Meeting: October 2020

On Tuesday, October 13, 2020, at 7 pm, the monthly meeting of the members of the Board of Directors of HCGM took place in the presence of the Media. In line with measures to protect against the coronavirus’s spread, the meeting took place online on the Zoom platform as we have done in past months….


BOD Meeting: September 2020

The regular meeting of the members of the Board of Directors of HCGM took place on Tuesday, September 8. In line with measures to protect against the spread of the coronavirus, the meeting took place online, on the Zoom platform, in the presence of representatives from the local media. Election of Executives The first item…


HSSQ is Hiring

Part-time 16 hours/week, two (2) temporary positions for 16 weeks. Young candidates (18-30 years old) must be able to write and speak French, English and Greek. The people that will be hired will be responsible to answer/make phone calls, will do the filling, and register the beneficiaries of our services and assist in specific programs…