Frequently Asked Questions

General Questions

  1. What is the mission of HellenesAbroad? Our mission is to connect Hellenes globally, promote Greek culture, support Greek businesses, and facilitate philanthropy and investment in Greece.

  2. Can anyone join HellenesAbroad, or do you need to be of Greek heritage? HellenesAbroad focuses on creating a community primarily for individuals of Greek heritage. To join, we require that at least one of your parents or your spouse (husband or wife) be of Greek descent. This criterion helps us maintain a strong connection to Greek culture and heritage. However, we also value and appreciate the interest of friends of Greece and encourage their participation in certain events and activities. Our aim is to celebrate and share the richness of Greek culture while maintaining a close-knit community that has direct ties to Greek heritage.

  3. What kinds of events does HellenesAbroad organize? We organize hybrid expos, cultural festivals, business networking sessions, educational workshops, and philanthropic initiatives.

Website Navigation

  1. How do I navigate the website? Use the main menu for sections like Membership, Cultural and Heritage, Business and Entrepreneurship, and check the homepage for quick links and updates.

  2. Where can I find information about Greek restaurants and businesses? Check our ‘Greek Restaurants and Businesses Directory’ section for a comprehensive list and reviews.

  3. How can I access the cultural resources? Visit the ‘Cultural and Heritage’ section for resources on Greek history, traditions, and language learning materials.

Membership Queries

  1. How do I become a member? Visit the ‘Become a Member’ page, select a membership level, fill out the registration form, and submit your fee.

  2. What are the different levels of membership? We offer Basic and Premium membership levels, each with its own set of benefits.

  3. Are there any perks for long-term members? Long-term members may receive special recognition, additional discounts, and exclusive opportunities.

  4. Can I upgrade my membership? You can upgrade your membership at any time via the ‘Membership’ section.

  5. How do I update my membership details or renew my membership? Log in to your account to update details or renew membership. Contact us for any issues.

Services and Activities Information

  1. How can I participate in events? Event details and registration options are available on our ‘Events’ page.

  2. Do you offer services for learning the Greek language? Yes, check out the ‘Education and Scholarships’ section for language learning resources and programs.

  3. How can I contribute to philanthropic projects? Visit the ‘Philanthropy and Support’ section for information on current projects and contribution opportunities.

Technical Support

  1. Who can I contact for technical issues with the website or my membership portal? For technical assistance, please contact our support team at info@hellenesabroad.org.

  2. What should I do if I forget my login information? Use the ‘Forgot Password’ feature or contact our support team for help.

Feedback and Suggestions

  1. How can I provide feedback or suggest improvements? Please ‘Contact Us’ to share your thoughts.

  2. Where can I see responses to my previous feedback or suggestions? We update our ‘News and Resources’ section regularly with responses to community feedback.

Cultural Participation

  1. How can I get involved in cultural events if I’m not in Greece? Participate in our virtual cultural events or join events organized by Greek communities worldwide.