Great Things Happen When We Work Together
Giving back to your community and those in need is at the heart of what it means to be a Hellene.
Greek Roots, a Canadian nonprofit organization, empowers youth to become the next generation of leaders through community volunteerism, mentorship and Hellenic cultural experiences.
Our vision is a world where the values of Hellenism are embraced by young people while preserving and celebrating Greek culture in communities across Canada.
Our programs are youth-led and inclusive, welcoming all youth, ages 13-29. They focus on building social and leadership skills that can shape the trajectory of their futures.
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SHOW US YOUR ΦΙΛΑΝΘΡΩΠΊΑ
Philanthropy, derived from the Greek word “Φιλανθρωπία”, means “love of humanity” and was an important part of ancient Greek culture.
Our volunteer programs are guided by the following six pillars, each reflecting our commitment to making a positive impact in our communities and ensuring that every action we take is rooted in the spirit of true philanthropy.
Show compassion for our elders
Build respect for our environment
Honour your faith
Care for those in need
Share your knowledge
Celebrate our Greek culture
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Volunteer With Greek Roots
If you’re between the ages of 13 and 29, we invite you on a meaningful journey to discover Hellenism and to learn more about Greece and Greek Culture. Volunteering with Greek Roots is an excellent way to build essential leadership and social skills that will leave a lasting mark on your future and your community.
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Become a Mentor
If you are ready to make a positive impact and become a part of our dedicated team of mentors, we invite you to take the first step by signing up below. It’s your chance to give back to your community and actively participate in developing the next generation of proud Hellenes and PhilHellenes.
Empower Tomorrow’s Leaders With Your Donation
Your generous donation ensures that we can continue to provide essential leadership training, mentorship programs and cultural experiences to youth in your community, empowering these young minds to thrive.
Connect Your Brand To Our Mission
Partner with us to align your business with our powerful mission: shaping the future leaders of our vibrant communities. By supporting Greek Roots, you empower the next generation of Hellenes and Philhellenes, showcasing their leadership potential and contributing to the growth and development of your community.