Sunday, June 4, 2017
Daytime: Adelphi University, Garden City, NY – 10:30am - Exhibition Basketball Games with Greek American Youth
Evening: Terrace on the Park, Flushing Meadows Park, NY – 7pm – Awards Gala
1987-2017: 30 years of Cosmos FM. 30 years of contribution in the Greek-American Community.
1987-2017: 30 years since the National Basketball Team of Greece won the European Basketball Championship.
Hellenic Public Radio - Cosmos FM, is celebrating its 30th anniversary with the Greek American Community, on Sunday, June 4, 2017, in New York.
Our celebrations will begin with the “Feel Greek” Sports Event that will bring together young Greek Americans, giving them a chance to see our special guests in action. The event will take place on Sunday, June 4th at 10:30 a.m. at Adelphi University, where Greek-American youth of the New York Metropolitan area will have the unique opportunity to participate in Basketball exhibition games coached by the NBA All-Star Player, Giannis Antetokounmpo and Liga ACB
Basketball player, Thanasis Antetokounmpo. Additionally, participating will be, former stars of the Greek National Basketball Team, Panagiotis Fasoulas, representing the 1987 championship team and Michael Kakiouzis, representing the 2005 championship team.
The celebrations will conclude with our Awards Gala on June 4, 2017 at 7:00p.m., at “Terrace on the Park”, where we will award Charles and Veronica Antetokounmpo the parents of the 23-year-old Milwaukee Bucks’ player (Giannis Antetokounpo) for raising their four children with Hellenic values, ideals, and standards. Awards will be presented as well to the rest of our special guests who represent the past, present, and future of Greek Basketball, for their immense contribution to Hellenism and to sports.
Cosmos FM 91.5 is a daily bilingual Greek radio station. CosmosFM is proud to host and organize this a sports education event and to introduce to the Greek American youth, the past, present and future of Greek Basketball.
The events will take place with the support of the Greek National Tourism Organization.
Part of the proceeds will be donated to charity.