At noon on Friday, October 29, 2021, a meeting of the new Board of Directors of the Love Association “Saint Spyridon”, which manages the 4 Social Supermarkets of the local Church located in Corfu town, Lefkimmi, Kanalia and Sidari, took place at the Offices of the Holy Metropolis of Corfu.
The Chairman of the Board of Directors, His Eminence the Metropolitan of Corfu, Paxos and the Diapontian Islands, Mr. Nektarios, informed his members about all the activities and exchanged views on how the charitable work on the island can proceed. Mr. Nektarios stressed that the Holy Metropolis of Corfu, in collaboration with the Archdiocese of Roman Catholics in Corfu, the Association “O Plision”, chaired by the Mayor of North Corfu Mr. George Machimaris, the Christian Association “Apolytrosis” Ladies Group “Agia Theodora” invite everyone to a army of love, so that there is active support to families facing living problems. 250 families are helped to cover food and basic necessities on a monthly basis by an effort that has already successfully completed 10 years of operation, with many volunteers, while mobilizing the supermarkets and businesses of Corfu, as well as other associations that felt the need to give a present to this collective effort.
Mr. Nektarios stressed that no one is left out and welcomed the participation of the Archdiocese of the Roman Catholics of Corfu, which shows that in matters of humanity, offer and solidarity there is unity and love, among other differences. Fertile proposals were submitted by those who participated, so that the project could proceed, relieving the local community.