COMMITMENTS

National Commitments

  • Academy of Saint Basil

  • Autism Assistance Fund

  • Children's Medical Fund

  • Ecumenical Patriarchate

  • National Philoptochos Emergency Fund

  • General Medical Fund

  • Hellenic College Holy Cross School of Theology

  • International Orthodox Christain Charities

  • National Sisterhood of Presvyteres Benevolent Fund

  • Orthodox Christain Fellowship (OCF)

  • Orthodox Christain Mission Center and support a Mission Priest

  • Retired Clergy & Widowed Presvyteres Benevolent Fund

  • Saint Photios Shrine

  • Seventy-Fifth Anniversary Founders Fund

  • Social Services

  • United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund

Chapter Coupons

2020 Chapter Coupons

Metropolis Commitments

ALL Metropolis of Denver Philoptochos commitment amounts are discretionary.

September

St. John Oratorical Festival Scholarship Fund

All monies are used to help provide scholarships to winners in each division ($1,000 to the 1st place, $500 to 2nd place and $250 to 3rd place), in addition to providing $1,000 to the 1st place winners for travel to the National Competition.

October

Youth Endowment Fund

Monies collected will be directed to the Metropolis Center for deposit in the Youth Endowment fund, which will be used to fund on continual basis programs such as Religious retreats, summer camps, basketball tournaments, and oratorical festivities around the Metropolis.

November

Mission

The purpose of this fund is to assist our mission parishes and smaller parishes, in any way that is needed. This fund also gives financial assistance to people from our Metropolis participating in mission trips sponsored by the Mission Center in Saint Augustine, Florida, and Prison Ministry.

January

Orthodox Fellowship

The mission of the Orthodox Christian Fellowship is to support fellowships on college campuses, whose member experiences and witness to the Orthodox Christian Church through community, life, prayer, service to others and study of the faith.

February

Bishop Anthimos Scholarship Fund

The scholarship will be available to male and female candidates from the Metropolis of Denver, who desire to pursue spiritual education at Holy Cross School of Theology. Since the scholarships are awarded yearly, the students must reapply yearly. 

March

Youth Ministries

Financial contributions are collected and sent to the Metropolis Center to help offset the cost of youth programs, camps, retreats, and activities in order to keep registration cost affordable. These funds will not be used to pay administrative costs or for

director/ counselor expenses.

April

Social Services

The fund is available for assistance when the local Chapter does not have enough funds to cover the need(s) of those who are applying. All Metropolis chapters are eligible to apply for funds.

May

St. John the Baptist

Woman's Monastery

The mission of the monastery is to provide housing to support women engaged on the spiritual pursuit of Orthodox monasticism; to sustain a framework in which the contemplative life and Orthodox spirituality is nurtured, to support liturgical services; to provide hospitality and philanthropic outreach.