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MWRD President Spyropoulos celebrates Greek Independence Day

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From L to R: Mrs. Erika Spyropoulos; MWRD President Mariyana Spyropoulos; Counsul General of Greece in Chicago, Mrs. Polyxeni Petropoulou, Ms. Christina Chronopoulos and Mr. Mihalis Politis.

 

Chicago, IL On March 23, 2018, in observance of Greek Independence Day, March 25th, MWRD President Spyropoulos presents to the Consul General of Greece a resolution which honors and commends the bravery of Greece’s ancestors and their fight for freedom.     

“This year marks the 197th anniversary of the Greek revolution where the phrase Freedom or Death was cried out by our brave ancestors at Agia Lavra. It is important that we remember all those who fought and sacrificed their lives for freedom. We celebrate and commemorate this day here at the agency by giving our employees a little taste of Greek culture,” said MWRD President Spyropoulos.

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