His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios of Boston addressing a crowd of over 800+ at Lombardo's in Randolph, to receive the 2017 Ministry Award.
47 recipients were awarded the Ministry Award and gathered from 6 states: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont.
The Master of Ceremonies was Cathy Papoulias Sakellaris, assisted by Panagiota Gounari. Junior and Senior Division Winners of the Oratorical Festival presented their winning essays. Greetings were extended by the The Honorable Ifigenia Kara, Consul General of Greece in Boston and others and the musical interlude was presented by the Greek Music Ensemble.
All of the attendees were personally greeted by His Eminence prior to the banquet and a family photograph was taken ( which will later be forwarded as a gifted).
Additional Images from the event can be viewed at the following link.