Consul Mikac and mayor Balg congratulated the association on its milestone. Association president Mašić thanked the membership, in particular the football (soccer) team, and presented letters of appreciation.
Language—A Symbol of the Identity of Ethnic Croatians in Other European Countries and Our Oversees Diaspora
This year’s Croatian Emigrant Almanac was presented by the volume’s editor V. Kukavica, associate professor B. Skoko of the University of Zagreb’s Faculty of Political Science, and M. Bošnjak of the State Office for Croats Abroad. On hand to welcome everyone were CHF director M. Marić and Z. Milas, state secretary at the State Office for Croats Abroad, attending as the representative of Prime Minster Andrej Plenković.