HANAC, Inc. – originally founded by George Douris as the Hellenic American Neighborhood Action Committee – is a New York City based multi-faceted social services organization with administrative offices at 27-40 Hoyt Avenue S in Astoria and fiscal office at 1250 Broadway in New York City. The organization was founded in 1972 to serve the needs of vulnerable populations throughout New York City. HANAC’s organization mission is:
- To develop, implement and administer the operation of service programs for the betterment of the community
- to provide these services to any and all who are needy without discrimination as to race, creed, national origin or other defining characteristic
-and to work closely with other providers, the city, state and federal governments for the betterment of the community.