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APRIL 27,2014 POLISH AMERICAN CONGRESS,WNY DIVISION ANNUAL SWIECONKA EVENT TO BE HELD AT ST. STANISLAUS CENTER.
MAY 29-31, 2014 POLISH AMERICAN CONGRESS 70TH ANNIVERSARY GALA EVENT TO BE HELD AT MILLENNIUM HOTEL.
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POLISH AMERICAN CONGRESS, WNY DIVISION ANNUAL TRADITIONAL SWIECONKA AND AWARDS DINNER
The Annual Traditional Swieconka and Awards Dinner of the Polish American Congress, WNY Division will be celebrated on Sunday. April 27, 2014.
Also at this event we will have swearing in of new Officers and Board Members of the Polish American Congress, WNY Division by Honorable Michael Pietruszka. Our guest speaker with be Erie County Comptroller Stefan Mychajliw who will speak on the Ukraine situation.
We extend an invitation for you to share in the culmination of contemporary Polonia’s most significant historic day, the canonization of St. John Paul II, April 27, 2014. The Polish American Congress asks your participation at our traditional Swieconka to truly unite as God’s family in gratitude for St. John Paul and at the same time celebrate Christ Jesus’ victory over death thus assuring us of redemption and eternal life. The event will take place at St. Stanislaus Social Center, 389 Peckham Street, Buffalo, NY at 6 P.M. as noted on April 27. What greater symbol of thanks can we show our God than the total unity of our community for the gift He bestowed upon our people but through breaking bread. St. John Paul the Great, God’s gift to Poland, Poland’s gift to the world.
The Polish American Congress has always honored prominent Polish Americans; this years’ honorees are the following: Polish Arts Club, Michelle Kisluk founder of Polish Heritage Dancers, Marcin Ostrowski owner of Pol-Tek Industries, Dr. Thomas Witakowski Choral Director of Chopin’s Singing Society and Mary Lou Wyrobek Canisius Polish Cultural Chair.
Our (Swieconka) will be held at St. Stanislaus Social Center upper hall, 389 Peckham Street, Buffalo NY 14212 on Sunday, April 27, 2014 doors open at 5:30 P.M.
Tickets for the dinner are $27.50 per person. Table reservations for eight (8) are available. A full course dinner will be served promptly at 6:00 P.M.
Contact Dina Szymanski, Vice President @ 432-7664 for information and reservations. Deadline for reservations is April 17, 2014.
Make checks payable to the PAC, WNY Division. All checks are to be sent to the following address:
Andrew Kucharski - PAC, WNY Treasurer
3 Nottingham Terrace, Lancaster, NY 14086
We extend this invitation to all of Polonia, come join us celebrate our Annual Swieconka and pay tribute to these outstanding honorees.
PAC,WNY Division Election 2014 Results
Polish American Congress, WNY Division held its election meeting on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at the Marian Hall at St. Stanislaus Church.
Officers of the newly elected board which will serve a term of two years are:
Richard B. Solecki has been elected once again unaminously as President
Bernadine (Dina) Szymanski as Vice President
Andrew Kucharski as Treasurer
Barbara Solecki-Fenski as Secretary
Father Bocianowski as Chaplain
Board of Directors for 2014-2016 term:
Deborah Bruch Bucki, Ph.D.
James L. Lawicki
Richard F. Mazella
Richard F. Mazella
Honorary Director/Secretary Adeline Wujcikowski
Congratulations to the newly elected PAC, WNY Division Board. In unity there is strength. May we continue to work together for the betterment of the PAC and all of Polonia. At our annual Swieconka on April 27,2014 the Board will be officially sworn in.