omilo diary

In 2021 Omilo celebrates 25 years! However, a celebration in corona times is not ideal, so we will celebrate another year! 🙂
In the meantime, „the corona period“ gave us some time to reflect, and write down history! There are so many memories and stories to tell.
During the following months and years, Maya and Dimitris (founders of Omilo) as well as several teachers who were part of Omilo during those years, will participate in interviews, videos, and podcasts.

A. Click here to read how Omilo came to life

In her video, Maya explains;

a. how Omilo came to life in 1996, the concept, the name, the logo, the brochure and „the dream“
b. how and where the first Greek Language and Culture course was organized in 1997, ( before „google“ or the „internet for public use“ existed)
c. how much fun we had…




B. Dialogue between Dimitris and Sophia, talking about the first course of Omilo, in Nea Makri | 1997


Click here to read the Greek transcript as well as English translation