Orthodox Organizations

Canonical / Theological / Educational Organizations


Orthodox Christian Education Commission

The Orthodox Christian Education Commission is an agency of the Standing Conference of Canonical Orthodox Bishops in America. It was founded in 1957 by a group of Orthodox…


Orthodox Christian School Association

The Orthodox School Association promotes Orthodox schools in America by providing information, curricular resources, institutional supports, and conferences that are…


Orthodox Fellowship of the Transfiguration

The Orthodox Fellowship of the Transfiguration is a pan-Orthodox association of Orthodox Christians, endorsed by SCOBA, which seeks “to proclaim the ecological mission of…


Orthodox Inter-Seminary Movement

OISM was organized in the 1960s to foster closer relationships between students of canonical Orthodox seminaries in the US and Canada. Seminaries active in OISM include:

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    The Orthodox Peace Fellowship

    The OPF is an international association of Orthodox Christians who study and advocate on issues of peace and conflict in local, national and international contexts. The…

    Charitable / Mission and Evangelism Organizations


    Elijah’s Mantle

    Elijah’s Mantle is a conduit for used and excess liturgical items to be reused by other churches and missions as they are needed. It relies completely on donations from…


    International Orthodox Christian Charities

    Now in its 20th year of existence, IOCC has transformed lives by providing over $400 million dollars of relief and development aid to vulnerable families and communities…


    Orthodox Christian Mission Center

    The Orthodox Christian Mission Center (OCMC) proclaims and practices the evangelical imperative of the Orthodox faith based on the Gospel of our Lord and Savior, Jesus…


    Religious Books for Russia

    RBR was founded in 1979 to provide religious books for Orthodox Christians in the Soviet Union. Since it is now possible to publish and distribute religious literature in…

    Russian Orthodox Theological Fund

    The Russian Orthodox Theological Fund, established in 1955, is a non-profit lay organization assisting the Church in the education of pastors. ROTF provides scholarships…


    St. Nicholas Uganda Children’s Fund

    The St. Nicholas Uganda Children’s Fund provides for the education, health, and welfare of Ugandan children, teens, and young adults. We are driven by the biblical…

    Foundation Organizations

    Fraternal Organizations


    Insurance Systems Group, Inc.

    In business since 1935, Insurance Systems Group is an insurance agency/brokerage of Orthodox Christians specializing in insurance and risk management services uniquely…

    Orthodox Brotherhood of Canada

    The Orthodox Brotherhood was founded in 1975 as an adult fellowship of men and women of the Romanian Orthodox Episcopate that supports and promotes diocesan ministries…

    Orthodox Brotherhood USA

    The Orthodox Brotherhood was founded in 1967 as an adult fellowship of men and women of the Romanian Orthodox Episcopate that supports and promotes diocesan ministries…

    Media Organizations


    Ancient Faith Radio

    Ancient Faith Radio seeks to deepen and enrich the faith of Orthodox Christians around the world with 2 audio streaming stations and over 50 on-demand podcasts featuring…


    Orthodox Christian Network

    Orthodox Christian Network (OCN), an agency of SCOBA, has been established to create a national, sustainable and effective media witness for the Orthodox Christian Church…


    Orthodox TV

    Orthodox.TV is at the center of a powerful new convergence of television, radio, and the Internet – a reality that is carrying Orthodox Christian information and…

    Voice of Orthodoxy

    The Voice of Orthodoxy is an association of Orthodox Christians that prepares and broadcasts services, homilies and catechetical talks in Russia. Friends of the Voice of…

    Social Service Institutions and Organizations


    Hogar Rafael Ayau Orphanage

    The Hogar Rafael Ayau orphanage in Guatemala City is home to neglected and abandoned children who have been brought into the Hogar family and raised in a warm and loving…


    Holy Trinity Nursing Home

    Holy Trinity Eastern Orthodox Nursing and Rehabilitation Center provides a broad range of skilled nursing and rehabilitation services while maintaining the highest…


    Martha and Mary House

    An Orthodox Christian Maternity Home for women in crisis who choose life for their unborn child.


    Orthodox Christian Prison Ministry

    In 1991, Metropolitan PHILIP, primate of the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America, asked Father Duane Pederson, a highly experienced prison minister, to establish a…


    Project Mexico

    Since 1988, Project Mexico has been involving young people in the alleviation of suffering by building homes for Mexico’s poor. In 1996, St. Innocent Orthodox Orphanage…


    Zoe for Life

    Zoe for Life is a support organization, endorsed by SCOBA, for women in crisis pregnancies. It aims to offer emotional & spiritual support, to provide confidential access…

    Youth, Young Adult, and Campus Ministry Organizations


    American Romanian Orthodox Youth

    Founded in 1950, AROY is a federation of parish junior and senior youth clubs dedicated to Orthodox Christianity through faith, knowledge, and good works. AROY is…


    Eastern Orthodox Committee on Scouting

    The Eastern Orthodox Committee on Scouting [EOCS] was created in 1960 by the Standing Conference of Orthodox Bishops in the Americas, whose purpose is to conduct the…


    Orthodox Christian Fellowship

    Orthodox Christian Fellowship (OCF) is the official campus ministry effort under SCOBA. They are a Pan-Orthodox effort, overseen by an Executive Committee and aided by an…