July Issue of Matica Magazine Available

The latest issue of Matica magazine is fresh off the presses. The cover of the July issue of our monthly magazine features the Korana River and the land it lies in as we mark the 440th anniversary of the founding of the city of Karlovac. This issue of Matica focuses on the island of Korčula.

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Bunjevo Croat Culture Lives in Tavankut

The eighth Bunjevo Creativity Seminar, staged with the support of the Croatian Heritage Foundation, gathered over fifty participants from across the European Union. The Matija Gubec Croatian Culture and Education Society is the main seminar organiser and provided most of the lecturers.

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Victoria’s Young Croats on Homeland Tour

The ten-day tour kicked off with a reception at the Croatian Heritage Foundation where the participants were welcomed by director Mijo Marić. The group of sixty-seven diaspora Croats includes seventeen young families with a total of thirty-two children, twenty-six of whom are under the age of twelve. For many it was their first ever visit to Croatia.

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To the End of the Earth and Back

The audience at the CHF was presented a 45-minute version of the series featuring the highlights of all five episodes of The Croatian Community in Chile, a documentary series produced by Hrvatska Radiotelevizija (HRT) that follows the life stories of people who moved from Croatia to Chile, most hailing from the Adriatic island of Brač, with some two hundred thousand of their descendants currently living in Chile.

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Skopje Exhibition Celebrates Croatian Opera Diva

A delegation of the Croatian Heritage Foundation was at the opening of the Lipša Tofović exhibition and took part in the promotion of a Croatian-Macedonian conversational handbook published by the Council of the Macedonian National Minority of the City of Zagreb. Joining council president Tomo Apostoloski to speak at the promo event was Croatian Heritage Foundation director Mijo Marić.

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