The Hellenic American Academy, one of the largest Greek American educational institutions in the country, held its annual fundraising gala on Saturday, February 16, at the Loews Chicago O’Hare. The celebration toasted the academy’s role in cultivating a distinctively Hellenic ethos for its students and community. More than 370 guests turned out as the academy honored human rights attorney Advocate George Bizos, who defended Nelson Mandela, and local educator Angela Maglaris. Check out shots from the evening below.
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