Undersecretary of the Exterior, Mr. Terrence Quick, who is in charge of Expat Relations, begun an official visit to Armenia on Monday. Mr. Quick will have a series of meetings with the Armenian authorities and representatives of the Greek community.

Ionian Village, the Archdiocese of America’s Camping Center in Vartholomio, Ilia, launched its operations for this year’s season, as the great-scale damage caused to many buildings and overall facilities by a devastating tornado in September 2016 has been repaired. It should be mentioned that every year the “Faith: For Hellenism and Orthodoxy” fund grants dozens of scholarships to children of the migrant Hellenism, who wish to participate in the Ionian Village’s programs.

Last week, the Pallesviaki Federation of Australia has launched a fundraising drive to support the residents of Mytilene who were harmed by the recent earthquake. The initiative, launched in New South Wales will soon be extended to all of Australia.