Board Decision on “1956 – Sixty Years Later” and Unsolicited Grants

by | Aug 19, 2016 | News

We proudly support different organizations. Below is a list of projects and programs the HIF Board of Trustees decided to support so far in 2016.

Name of OrganizationProject or ProgramVenueAmount granted
AHHH (American Hungarian Heritage House)Artistic performance by National Dance EnsembleAshburn, VA$6,000
American Foundation for Hungarian Literature and Education“I was there in 56” – Portrait photo exhibit and life story interviews of Hungarians who immigrated after the Hungarian Revolution of 1956 into the New York City areaNew York, N.Y.$8,000
American Hungarian Library and Historical SocietyArtistic performance by National Dance EnsembleNew York, N.Y.$10,000
Arts ClaytonThe 1956 Hungarian Freedom Fight: 60 Years LaterJonesboro, GA$10,000
Bethlen Home of the Hungarian Reformed Federation of AmericaArtistic performance by National Dance EnsembleLigonier, PA$5,000
Birmingham Ethnic Festival OrganizationCommemoration of the 60th Anniversary of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution as seen through the eyes of ToledoToledo, OH$10,000
Boca Raton Museum of ArtArt of HungaryBoca Raton, FL$10,000
California EU Cultural Institute“Revolution – Refugee – Renewal” – Hungarian American Visual History Archive – Creation of Searchable Website & Video InstallationSan Francisco, CA$30,000
Center for European Studies – University of Florida“Freedom’s Fury: the 1956 Hungarian Revolution as Reflected in Sport”Gainesville, FL$8,500
Central Florida PresbyteryDedication of 1956 Szabadsag Kopjafa & Children’s Art of Freedom CompetitionOrlando, FL$5,000
Creative Cultural ExchangeMinnesota Remembers: 60th Anniversary of the 1956 Hungarian RevolutionMinnetonka, MN$10,000
Csűrdöngölő Folk EnsembleArtistic performance by National Dance EnsemblePiscataway, NJ$10,000
Hungarian American Cultural AssociationCommemorative Performance of the 1956 Hungarian RevolutionSarasota, FL$10,000
Hungarian American Cultural Association (HACA) of Houston“1956 – 60 Years Later”Houston, Texas$7,500
Hungarian American Cultural Center – HACCCommemoration of the 1956 Revolution “Sixty Years Later”Taylor, MI$10,000
Hungarian Association“1956 – 60 Years Later” – Photo exhibit chronicling the timeline of the 1956 RevolutionCleveland, OH$2,200
Hungarian (Magyar) Club of Chicago1956 – Sixty Years LaterMount Prospect, IL$10,000
Hungarian Communion of Friends“Our Conscience in a Changing World – the Memory of 1956”Portland, OR$7,500
Hungarian Community Church of GeorgiaCommemoration of the 60th Anniversary Year of 1956 in GeorgiaRoswell, GA$3,000
Hungarian Freedom Fighters Federation Inc., San Francisco Area ChapterGloria Victis Statue Renovation and 60th Anniversary Commemoration of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution and Freedom FightOakland, CA$5,000
Hungarian Heritage Foundation of the San Francisco Bay AreaHungarian Flag Raising to celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the 1956 October RevolutionSan Ramon, CA$2,500
Hungarian Reformed Church in PhoenixChurch service in honor of the holiday and all you can eat lunchPhoenix AZ$5,200
Hungarian Reformed Church of San Francisco and Vicinity“Remembering Our Heroes – Honor the Fallen, Remember the Heroes”Redwood City, CA$6,250
Hungarian Scout Association in Exteris46th Annual Western District Summer CampDiamond Bar, CA$10,000
Hungarian Society of MassachusettsCommemoration in Boston, Massachusetts of the 60th Anniversary of the Hungarian Revolution of 1956Belmont, MA$10,000
Metroplex Magyar Cultural CircleArtistic performanceFort Worth, TX$6,000
Seattle-Pecs Sister City AssociationProgram series of commemorate the 60th anniversary of the 1956 Hungarian revolutionBellevue, WA$9,970
The American Foundation for Hungarian Youth and CultureRenovation of the 1956 Freedom Fighter StatueNaples, FL$4,500
The Hungarian Arts ClubArtistic performance by National Dance EnsembleYpsilanti, MI$10,000
United Hungarian SocietiesCleveland 1956 Commemoration ProjectCleveland, Ohio$10,000
United Magyar House of Los AngelesCsík Concert and UMH Special Project for celebrating the   60th anniversary of the Hungarian Revolution of 1956, titled “”Los Angeles, CA$10,000


Name of OrganizationProject or ProgramVenueAmount granted
American Hungarian Friends of ScoutingEthnography research trip to HungaryCleveland, Ohio$7,500
Cleveland Hungarian Heritage SocietyProgram EnhancementCleveland, Ohio$10,000
Csik Hago Hungarian School and KindergartenTheater Workshop and Summer SessionsPalatine, IL$5,000
Hungarian American CoalitionInternship ProgramWashington DC$99,200
Hungarian Association (in Cleveland)Art and Culture NightCleveland, OH$5,000
Hungarian Settlement Historical SocietyOpening the Hungarian Settlement Historical MuseumAlbany, LA$10,000
Neumann Society“#Hunnovators16 Conference”- Neumann Society’s annual conferenceRedwood City, CA$20,000
The Central European Institute at Quinnipiac UniversityHungarian American Business Leaders ScholarshipHamden, CT$50,000
Ti Ti Tabor Hungarian Folk CampTransitions – Ti Ti Tabor Hungarian Folk Camp 2015Edmonds, WA$3,500

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