[Updated] 50th Annual Polish American Heritage Awards Banquet

[Updated on 30 Oct 2019]

(1) Please read about our Banquet as published in the „Dziesięciu laureatów wyróżnień polsko-amerykańskiego dziedzictwa” article in Dzinnik Zwiazkowy (in Polish).

Direct link: http://dziennikzwiazkowy.com/polonia/dziesieciu-laureatow-wyroznien-polsko-amerykanskiego-dziedzictwa/

(2) Modified title

(3) Added new Photo Gallery

[Updated on 26 Oct 2019]

Polish American Congress – Illinois Division proudly presents
2019 Honorees.

The awards ceremony was held during the 50th Annual Polish American Heritage Awards Banquet on October 20, 2019.

2019 Heritage Award
Bishop Thomas John Paprocki

Bishop Paprocki pictured with (from left) Honorable Aurelia Pucinski,  Mistress of Ceremonies; Mrs. Bozenna Haszlakiewicz,  Banquet Chairwoman; Mr. Michael Niedzinsk, PAC-IL President.   – Photo: Andrew Mikolajczyk

Congratulations to all the 2019 Honorees!
– Photo: Andrew Mikolajczyk

Few photos form the banquet courtesy Andrew Mikolajczyk.

Note: For complete biography of each of our Honorees click here.

Most Reverend Thomas John Paprocki
Bishop of the Diocese of Springfield in Illinois

Heritage Award

Richard Owsiany

Civic Award

Lucie Bucki

Community Service Award

Dominic A. Pacyga, Ph.D.

Historian Award

Ewa Milde

Artistic Award

Bogdan Lanko

Artistic Award

Jacek Niemczyk

Media Award

Tom Startek

Philanthropic Award

Martin Obrecki

Public Service Award

Maria Roszek-Kucharski

President’s Award


Please join us at our Heritage Banquet and congratulate 2019 Honorees.

Reservations: 773.600.1108 or pacil.banquet@gmail.com.
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