Dark wooden plaque with white Certificate of Merit mounted on it. There is a bold, green, Laurel leaf border with the Pan Arcadian Federation of America logo at the top. Logo depicts the American flag on the left in red, white and blue, the Greek flag on the right in blue and white, and a black and white depiction of the Pan Arcadian Federation of America seal in the center. The Certificate is written in blue font. Recipient's information has been typed in using black ink.This award was given by the Pan Arcadian Federation of America Midwest District to Mrs. Margaret Matzoros. "This Certificate has been presented to Mrs. Margaret Matzoros, in appreciation for Meritorious Service rendered as a benefactor of Midwest district and the Arcadian Cultural Center of the Midwest District of Pan Arcadian Federation of America, In witness whereof, this certificate is presented under the hand and seal of the Midwest District of Pan Arcadian Federation of America and duly attested by the undersigned Officers this 6th day of June 1992 at Chicago, County of Cook and State of Illinois." Signed by the Governor and Secretary. Certificate is mounted onto a wooden plaque. The Pan Arcadian Federation of America is a nationwide non-profit fraternal Greek-American organization whose members descend from the region of Arcadia in the Peloponnese, southern Greece. It is dedicated to the promotion of the ideals of Hellenism and the principles of Democracy, the preservation of the Greek language and cultural heritage, as well as the Greek Orthodox Church and the support of Arcadian and Arcadian-American philanthropic, cultural and educational institutions. The federation moved its headquarters to Chicago, Illinois in the 1960's.
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Certificate, Award, June 6, 1992, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/10529. Accessed 01/19/21.