Social Actions of the Bishop of Corfu
On Holy Tuesday’s morning, April 23, 2019, his Eminence, the Bishop of Corfu, Paxoi and Diapontian Islands, Mr. Nektarios gave Easter food boxes to 300 families, with pasta, rice, milk, legumes, flour, sugar, paper, washing powder, oil, sweets, sheep and chicken to some of our fellow people in difficulty. The Holy Metropolis would like to thank the loyal people, the parishes and the Monasteries, the volunteers in the Social Supermarkerts, the Holy Monastery of Vatopedi, the Corfiot Union of Greek-Americans, the Chamber of Corfu, the Rotary Club of Corfu, the “Duroxyl” wood company, the storages and fridges in Alepou and Mr. Michopoulos, the super markets “AB Vassilopoulos”, “Diellas”, “Lidl”, “Dimitra Market”, “Sklavenitis” and “Kazianis”, the Greek Scouts, the Holy Church of Saint Spyridon, the Marbella Hotel, the volunteering team “Kassios Dias”, where world famous athletes participated and offered a great amount of money to the Social Supermarket of Corfu. Then, Mr. Nektarios went to the Hospital of Corfu, where he did the service of the Holy Unction and gave to the ill people easter candles, easter breads, while wishing them a Happy Resurrection and to return to their homes soon. The responsible of the Hospital, Mr. Foivos Kakavitsas and Mr. John Zikos, member of the A.C. accompanied his Eminence.