he latest issue covers the fifteenth anniversary of the Vukovar branch office of the CHF, a visit by the Croatian President and a CHF delegation to the USA for the 125th anniversary of the Croatian Fraternal Union in Pittsburgh. We also report on book promotions and publications on diaspora topics.
The trip to attend the Croatian Women’s Network conference in Zagreb to receive her Croatian Women of Influence award was Patricia’s first time in Croatia. Ahead of the event she and son Carlos Alberto Rojas Avila were received by state secretary Zvonko Milas.
The culture centre in Orašje is working on founding an Ivo Gregurević memorial house that would feature exhibits from the legacy of this great actor.
The virtual meetings regularly gather at least thirty women, and the circle of regular participants in the work of the newly created Australian/New Zealander network of women has recently been joined by Australian women of Croatian background now resident in Croatia and successful Croatian women now in the United Arab Emirates.
The picnic was staged on 5 September at Tower Rd. in St. Thomas, at the estate of the Franjo and Ankica Rupčić. Only 42 lodge members gathered on account of the pandemic fears.