The Rotary Club Thessaloniki Anatolia with its Rotaracts
and the Rotary Club Thessaloniki West, with the kind support of the Order of the Templar Knights of Jerusalem, the 1st Sorptimistic Club of Thessaloniki etc. organized on Saturday, January 17, 2015 at 12:00, at the Congress Hotel Center of DIAKONIA,
the event: "Thessaloniki and pride"
to strengthen the institution “PHAROS” of fr. Athenagoras.
The event began with the prayer by the panosiologiotatos Archimandrite
and Director of the Center, fr. Alexandros,
followed by the welcome of our President, Diogenes Takidis,
the presentation of the presents by the responsible of the event, our Vice President Konstantinos Kritikopoulos
and finally the greetings by the General Consul of
the Federal Republic of Germany,
Dr. Ingo von Voss,
of our elected President, John Lakis
and our Treasurer Charalambos Sidiropoulos
The Rotary Club Thessaloniki Anatolia with its Rotaracts cut their annual Pie on Monday, January 12, 2015 at 21:00 at the Hotel Mediterranean Palace.
The solemn event honored us by his presence, the Ellogimotatos Archimandrite Father Alexandros, Director of Convention Hotel Center DIAKONIA (N. Plastira 65, Pilea, Thessaloniki), who has blessed us and cut our pie.
Subsequently, the Treasurer of our Club, Charalambos Sidiropoulos gave as a gift the banner of our Club to Father Alexandros.
The winners of the evening were, for the big pie, our dear friend of our Club, the Minister of Makedonia Thrace, George Orfanos and from the little pies, our next Vice President, Zoe Eleftheriadou, who won small artifacts of the Great Lord the Hagiographer and Byzantine Painter of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, Mr. Giannis Mitrakas.
Our honored the event with their presence, the Minister of MMATH, George Orfanos, Deputy Mayor for International Relations of Thessaloniki, Spyros Pegas, the Colonel Ioannis Prokopis with his wife Dimitra, the Epilekto members of our Club, the lawyer and professor of International Relations at ACT, Lamprini Nasis and our photographer Kostas Papadopoulos, from our Rotaracts, the President Demetris Vantsos, the Vice President and Elected President, Christina Tsatsanova, the Treasurer and Elected Secretary, Alexandros Prokopis and many other members of our Club.
The Rotary Club Thessaloniki Anatolia with the its Rotaracts
and the Rotary Club Thessaloniki West
had the official visit of the Governor of the Rotary District 2484
of Rotary International, Kostas Karvounis,
on Monday, November 10, 2014, in the crowded hall APOLLO,
of the Hotel Mediterranean Pallace.
The Governor developed eloquently the offer potentials, that Rotary gives, various ways for more effective actions and spoke to everyone, who was present, without exceptions.
At the end of his speech, the Governor exchanged banners of his year with the banners of the Clubs, for the RCT Anatolia with the President Diogenis Takidis and for the R.C.T West Aristotelis Apostolides and finally received gifts from the Rotarians friends of our twinned Rotary Clubs.
The surprise of the evening was the birthday cake of the p. President of R.C.T Anatolia, the gifts of the Rotarians friends of our twinned Rotary Clubs, the wishes of all, while he offer champagne to all the guests.
The event was attended by the Parliament Members and Ministers from Thessaloniki, Konstantinos Gkioulekas and Stavros Kalafatis,
the Assistant Governor George Papageorgiou,
the p. Governor Kyriakos Katsikis, the p. Assistant Governor Elias Katsikis, the p. President of R.C.T. West Tassos Economou,
the p. President of R.C.T. East Danae Palamidou, the member of R.C.T. East Despina Drivakou the p. President of R.C. Panorama Dimitris Chatzilamprou with his wife Mary, the p. President of our twinned Rotary Club of Craiova Romania Catalin Adam, a group of Rotarians friends from our twinned Rotary Club Blagoevgrad Center Bulgaria led by its President Todorov, the Great Lord of the Ecumenical Patriarchate in Byzantine Arts & Agiography Ioannis Mitrakas, the friend of our Club Giannis Prokopis with his wife Demetra, the friend of our Club Dimitris Sourvalis and his friend Hassan from Turkey the Epilekto member of our Club Lambrini Nassis, the businesswoman of parking Despoina Lazarou, the pair of Argyris Kampisiou and Penelope Eleftheriadou, the pair of entrepreneurs of Sweettrends Danny Bauloye and Kleoniki Eleftheriadou, our Interacts Daniel and Constantina, our Rotaracts led by their President Dimitris Vantsos, Adrianna the wife of our artist and member of our Club Pavlos Panousis the architect and constructor Konstantinos Drosopoulos and many other Rotarians and guests.