20th anniversary of the Croatian Community in Macedonia

The gathered were addressed by ambassador Daniela Barišić, head of office Zvonko Milas and director Marin Knezović. In their speeches they congratulated the organisation on its great success in bringing together over 1,300 members in Skopje and local chapters across Macedonia and expressed their desire to further support its work.

25th Croatian Folklore Festival staged

Following the address by delegate and Catholic minister Komadina the members of the panel of judges Srebrenka Šeravić and Iva Cvetko presented gold medals to the representatives of the ensembles. Ms Šeravić presented the delegate with a letter of thanks from the Croatian Heritage Foundation to the Croatian Pastoral Office in Frankfurt on the occasion of the 25th Croatian Folklore Festival in Germany.

Croatian academic elite at Vienna promotion

Many prominent figures gathered for the presentation of the publications, including Croatian ambassador in Austria Dr Vesna Cvjetković, the minister plenipotentiary for culture at the Croatian embassy Dr Zdenka Weber, Biserka Lukan of the State Office for Croats Abroad on behalf of the head of the office Zvonko Milas, Croatian Heritage Foundation director Marin Knezović and others. 

Vlasta Mandić’s Botunade in Dubrovnik

The book promo at the library in Dubrovnik was organised by the Croatian Heritage Foundation’s branch office in Dubrovnik and by the Croatian Civic Society of Montenegro. Among the guests from neighbouring Montenegro was journalist and publicist Mašo Čekić, on hand to present the book.

200 years of the City of Pittsburgh

On the eighteenth of March Pittsburgh celebrated the bicentennial of its incorporation as a city. It is the seat of the Croatian Fraternal Union of America and of many other organisations and Croatian Catholic parishes that gather American Croatians of the first, second, third and now fourth generation.