Initiatives

Visa Waiver Program: Spring 2012 Newsletter Supplement

The Embassy of the Republic of Poland issued special Spring 2012 Newsletter Supplement addressing Visa Waiver Program. After President Obama visited Poland in May 2011, he released a letter declaring his support for Poland’s inclusion…

Drop Visas For Poland – Get Involved

Schumer says: ‚Drop Visas For Poland’ Polish Americans Can Make It Happen By Alex Storozynski, President Kosciuszko Foundation After years of broken promises from Washington, Poland finally has a chance of being included in the…

Collage Competition – Blessed John Paul II Among Children

The Consulate General of the Republic of Poland in Los Angeles announces 6TH/7TH/8TH  Grade Collage Competition on the subject of Blessed John Paul II Among Children organized by Friends of John Paul II Foundation of…

A Polonia Questionnaire for a Student in Poland

Help Polish student by filling out a questionnaire!              02-20-2012

Associated Press bans phrase „Polish death camps”

Dear Friends of The Kosciuszko Foundation The Associated Press has joined The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The San Francisco Chronicle and Yahoo! Inc., in changing their Stylebook regarding concentration camps.   According…

Kresy-Syberia: kampania „Pamiętajmy o Sybirakach”

Po raz kolejny śladem dwóch poprzednich lat Fundacja Kresy-Syberia realizuje w okolicach i w dniu 10 lutego kampanię edukacyjną „Pamiętajmy o Sybirakach”. W latach 1940-41 w czterech masowych deportacjach z terenów Kresów Wschodnich II RP…

Save Polish Studies at UT!

University of Texas at Austin

Polish Studies at The University of Texas at Austin (UT) at Risk Due to Budget Cuts! The University of Texas decided to cut funding to the Center for Russian, East European, Eurasian Studies (CREEES) department…

Kosciuszko Foundation’s 2012 Summer Study Abroad in Poland Program

Kosciuszko Foundation’s 2012 Summer Study Abroad in Poland program is offering programs at the Jagiellonian University and the John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin.  Programs range from 2 to 8 weeks in duration. Non-intensive,…

Konkurs „Ja a Polska”

GLOSSA Polish Language School announcement Konkurs „Ja a Polska” przeznaczony jest dla wszystkich osób zainteresowanych jezykiem polskim. Do zdobycia sa atrakcyjne nagrody: 1 miejsce – dwutygodniowy, intensywny kurs jezyka polskiego w czasie Szkoly Letniej Jezyka…

Outstanding Pole Abroad – PANGEA Contest

If you feel there are outstanding Poles in Houston Polish community, nominate them in the Pangea Alliance contest. The main purpose of the Contest is to create a positive image of Poles living around the…