The AHEPA Munich 2024 Charity Dinner and the ceremony of the Friedrich von Thiersch-Awards

AHEPA Supreme President Savas Tsivicos visited Munich on 27. October accombanied by AHEPA Canada's President, Emmanuel Constas, and the Governor of AHEPA Europe, Dimosthenis Mammonas. AHEPA Munich organized an official dinner in honor of it's special guests. During this event Supreme President Tsivicos awarded the AHEPA medal for special services to Hellenism to Professor Dr. Wassilios Fthenakis and to the treasurer of AHEPA Munich, Emmanuel Kugiumutzis.


AHEPA Munich Darts Tournament 2023
22.10.2023, MINOA 

 

The District 28-Mid-Term-Conference 

                                      
The District 28-Mid-Term-Conference was hosted in Munich by the AHEPA chapter A 618 between 27. and 29. January 2023. The conference was attended by delegates from Western European countries with large Greek communities such as Germany, United Kingdom, Belgium and Austria, representatives of AHEPA Greece, as well as the Supreme Secretary of the AHEPA, Br. Savas Tsivicos. The delegates presented the activities of their chapters and discussed about joint actions to enhance the promotion of Hellenism and philanthropy in the countries where they live and work. During their stay in Munich, the participants had the opportunity to visit the city-center and learn about the close historical ties between Munich and Greece. The next district-conference will take place between 23. and 25. June in London. 



Dr. Ludwig Spaenle was awarded the Friedrich von Thiersch-Award for his contribution to the promotion of Philhellenism. In his response he announced a joint initiative of the three laureates for the town twinning of Athens and Munich.

Pater Apostolos Malamousis was given the Friedrich von Thiersch-Award for his social engagement.

The Friedrich von Thiersch-Award for the promotion of Hellenic Education and Culture was presented to Prof. Dr. Wassilios E. Fthenakis.

The AHEPA Munich 2023 Charity Gala and the ceremony of the Friedrich von Thiersch-Awards


Commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Asia Minor Catastrophe, the AHEPA Munich - "Friedrich von Thiersch" e.V. organized on 1. November 2022 an online event with the Director General of the "Eleftherios Venizelos" Foundation, Mr. Nikolaos Papadakis, who analyzed the foreign policy of Eleftherios Venizelos on the issue of Asia Minor in an extremely interesting speech. The event was opened with addresses delivered by the Secretary General for Greeks Abroad and Public Diplomacy of the Hellenic Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Ioannis Chrysoulakis, and by the Governor of the AHEPA District 28, Mr. Dimosthenis Mammonas. The event was concluded with questions from the audience to the speaker, who answered all of them in depth, provoking a vivid discussion focusing on the past and the future of Greek foreign policy.


On 16. July 2022, the members of the Chapter A 618 celebrated the AHEPA centennial on a garden party hosted at Restaurant MINOA. During the event, the Chapter's President, Christos Kafasis, honored his predecessor, Prof. em. Dr. Konstantinos Kremalis, for his contribution in the establishment of the AHEPA in Munich.

Chapter Α 618 participated at the 5th District 28 Annual Congress of AHEPA, which took place from 24 to 26 June 2022 in Frankfurt, Germany. The Chapter's President, Christos Kafasis, was elected to the Board of AHEPA Europe as the new Vice President of Culture. Besides, the city of Munich was chosen to host the next mid-term conference of the District from 27. to 29. January 2023. 

AHEPA Chapter A 618 participated in the annual Mid-Term Conference of the AHEPA District 28 (Europe), which took place from 6. to 9. April 2022 in Brussels. The Chapter was represented by it's Board Member, Alex Makridis. 


The election of the new AHEPA-Board in Munich has taken place on April 1st.

The AHEPA Munich Friedrich von Thiersch e.V. has donated the amount of 500 Euros to assist Ukrainian students and academics at the LMU Munich.


Appeal for Ukraine Humanitarian Aid

The AHEPA Emergency Relief Fund is open to receive donations for humanitarian aid to assist the people affected by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. 

The AHEPA Chapter A 618 supported the 2021 charity initiative of Doryforos e. V. by donating the amount of 300 Euros. For further information you can visit Doryforos' Website:
 https://www.doryforos.org/

The new Governor of the AHEPA District 28, Dimosthenis Mammonas, visited Munich on 11.11.2021 and met with the Board of the AHEPA Chapter A 618 "Friedrich von Thiersch" e.V. at the Restaurant MINOA. The Munich-Ahepans were briefed by the Governor on the actual developments in the Organization and discussed with him about options of  joint actions in the areas of Philhellenism and charity at District-level.