HCGM Appoints New Executive Director Denis Kotsoros

According to Forbes, leadership is a process of social influence, which maximizes the efforts of others towards the achievement of a goal. Having a leader with a tremendous wealth of experience and a long history of success in the corporate world in the Executive Director’s position of the Hellenic Community of Greater Montreal (HCGM) can only…


HCGM Update – Health Guidelines in Our Churches

Further to yesterday’s most recent announcement by the Quebec Government, Quebec’s cases have begun to increase significantly.  As Christmas is almost here, we would like to remind everyone of the provincial guidelines that have been put in place regarding all churches. On Friday, December 17, a letter was sent by the HCGM to all parish…


The HCGM is Participating In GivingTuesday!

GivingTuesday is a global generosity movement that takes place on November 30th of each year. It is the time of year when organizations come together to rally for their favourite causes. GivingTuesday is a great way to devote and care for the Greek population. As you know the Hellenic Community of Greater Montreal has been…


The HCGM is currently seeking advertisers for our 2022 Wall Calendar!

New for 2022, the HCGM Wall Calendar will be two calendars in one! An Ecclesiastical Calendar with annotations for holidays, feast, and saint days, as well as fasting guidelines and daily Gospel and Epistle readings. And a Civil Calendar with federal/provincial holidays and ample space for personal appointments, notes, and events. Advertise directly in the…


Welcome to Our School

Knowing a language is an accomplishment – learning a second language is a real gift – mastering a third language is priceless! Academic excellence, exceptional cognitive stimulation, impeccable services, unparalleled student development, and exceptional success rate. These are the hallmarks of École Socrates-Démosthène, of the Hellenic Community of Greater Montreal (HCGM). Our goal is to…


Financial Statements for 2020-2021

Once again the HCGM managed to control its costs and to continue to maintain its operations during this very challenging time and the continuing operational difficulties brought on by COVID. Although we are still in the middle of a pandemic our financial situation improved from the previous year as we had a loss of $120,297…


We Care for Our Social Services

The Hellenic Community of Greater Montreal established in1972 its own social services department, known today as Hellenic Social Services of Quebec (SSHQ), with the initial mission to provide assistance to newly arrived immigrants needing a job, a place to stay, or help to support themselves. Today, five decades later, the Montreal, Laval, and South Shore…


Fundraising Evening with Eugenia Manolidou

Our Special Guest Speaker is well known Greek classical composer, conductor and television personality, Eugenia Manolidou, who is also Director of Education at Elliniki Agogi, an institution which for more than 25 years has taught Ancient Greek language, history and philosophy and culture to children and adults. Her presentation is entitled: Greek, the Language of…