FCAO organizes virtual event to welcome Michalis Firillas, new Consul General of the Republic of Cyprus in New York
September 15, 2021
New York, NY - The Federation of Cypriot American Organizations (FCAO), in collaboration with the International Coordinating Committee Justice for Cyprus (PSEKA) and the Cyprus-U.S. Chamber of Commerce, hosted a Zoom call on September 15, 2021, to welcome Michalis Firillas, the new Consul General of the Republic of Cyprus in New York.
FCAO President Kyriacos Papastylianou gave welcoming remarks and thanked all the participants.Other speakers included the Ambassador of Cyprus to the US, Marios Lyssiotis, the Permanent Representative of Greece to the UN, Ambassador Maria Theofilis, the Consul General of Greece in New York, Dr. Konstantinos Koutras, New York State Assemblyman Michael Tannousis, the co-organizers Philip Christopher, President of PSEKA and Maria Pappas, President of the Cyprus-US Chamber of Commerce.
The mission of the FCAO is to preserve and promote the Hellenic Cypriot culture, heritage, principles and ideals in the United States of America through the coordination and promotion of cultural, charitable, educational, fraternal and professional activities.