On May 16, 2019, a new chapter in the Statue’s story opened with the inauguration of the new Statue of Liberty Museum on Liberty Island. The project, for which we provided significant support, has as its primary goal giving people today, and in generations to come, more opportunity to form their own personal connection with the iconic monument.
Beyond personal family histories, the Statue of Liberty provides a focal point through which people can connect to their heritage in a broader sense. “More than just representing our own foundation, we feel in a way—and we humbly say—that we represent all of the immigrants that came from Greece and were given the opportunity to come to the United States and thrive,” said.
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