The Monastery Center for Disease Prevention, Panagia Philanthropini, (Our Lady, the Blessed Virgin Mary, Who Loves Humankind) resides in northern Greece, near the town of Ormylia, Halkidiki.
The mother monastery, the Sacred Convent of the Annunciation, is a large monastic community, with over 120 nuns from various nations, the majority of whom hold university degrees. The Convent, is a dependency of the Monastery of Simonos Petras on Mount Athos.
Founded by the Elder, Very Reverend Archimandrite Father Aimilianos, the mission of the Center is to comfort and alleviate the suffering of human beings with emphasis on the poor and working class public without preference to race, nationality, gender, or creed.
The Center is dedicated to spreading the message of God’s love and saving grace to all human beings. This message takes the form of medical, educational, scientific research, charitable and spiritual services and ministries. These constitute the means by which the Center seeks to serve the needs of modern human beings in the Twenty First Century and beyond.
63071, Ormylia, Halkidiki, Greece , Tel: ++30 23710 41498