BOSTON — Constantine (Dean) Triantafilou received an honorary doctorate of theology from the Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology on May 21. Jasmina T. Boulanger, Chair of the Board of Directors of International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) delighted to announce this honor. It’s wonderful to see Dean’s hard work in building our recognized Orthodox Christian humanitarian organization in this way.
Triantafilou himself said, “My deepest thanks to His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros and the Holy Cross Hellenic College for granting me this honour. I am grateful to everyone who has been part of my journey, especially my family and the IOCC Board and staff. To my honored colleague, Paulette Poulos, you are an inspiration and I am honored to be recognized alongside you. To Leadership 100, thank you for all your support of IOCC over the years. Thanks also to Fr. Elias Villis for accepting this honor on my behalf.
Triantafilou’s remarks to the graduates concluded, “Armed with love and lessons learned on this most holy hill, you will succeed. We are proud of all of you and look forward to witnessing your service to our world and our faith.
The IOCC Board and staff could not be happier to see this recognition of Triantafilou’s loyal leadership. Axios!
The official recording of the ceremony by HCHC is available online: https://bit.ly/3GcJEOd.