GOYA (Greek Orthodox Youth of America)

This dynamic group is the flagship program of our parish’s youth ministry. It consists of students in the 7th through 12th grades.

GOYA’s activities are manifold: basketball tournaments, volleyball events, Camp Nazareth retreats, various service projects around Cleveland including annual visits to St. Herman House of Hospitality, Zelma George Family Shelter, and St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Mission, field trips to places like TopGolf and WhirlyBall, a parish fall fest, dances with other parishes, fundraiser events, a backpack charity drive, palm folding, and more!

The GOYA officers for the 2022-2023 church/school year are

Katie Caspar & Stratos Hliatzos

Loukas Wu

Genna Sarris

In reach / Outreach Coordinator:
Faye Hliatzos

  • One GOYA alumnus wrote: “I wouldn’t trade anything in the world for the experience…in GOYA, and I’ll forever be grateful for that. GOYA helped me through a lot…thank you for that. I can’t wait to come back to visit!”
  • A GOYA alumna wrote: “I am so grateful for our amazing community at Sts. Constantine & Helen, and all of the great experiences I have had.”
  • A current GOYAn wrote: “I’m so glad I joined GOYA this year. I love all the activities we do and all the volunteer places we go.”

  • Come and see what GOYA is all about! It’s a lot of fun, and its purpose is to help students draw near to God.

    For More Information

    Contact Ted Cherpas, Parish Youth Director
    Phone: 216-932-3300 x5