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Event recommendations for January

Monthly selection of promising events from all around the US. In this new column, we will collect the most promising events for you from all around the country in the beginning of every month. We also recommend you to check our event calendar on our home page for quick information and maps. Here, we would […]

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The return of the Holy Crown

The US returned the Crown of St. Stephen to Hungary 36 years ago On January 5-7, 1978, Secretary of State Cyrus Vance visited Hungary with the purpose of returning the Holy Crown of St. Stephen, which had been in custody since 1945. The distinguished delegation led by the Secretary of State also included Senator Adlai […]

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Website Grant: the decision has been made

The Hungary Initiatives Foundation supports 18 projects HIF has announced the first public grant opportunity in October for website development projects. The website development Request for Proposals was open to American 501(c)(3) organizations. Interested organizations could apply for grants up to $10,000 until November 15 for website development projects. The topic was selected as digital […]

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Holiday Greetings

Summary of 2013 by Tamás Fellegi, President/CEO of HIF Dear Friends, 2013 was an incredibly existing year for The Hungary Initiatives Foundation. Our first Board meeting was held in May, where we have officially started our operations. The first program we supported was the „Hungarian Heritage: Roots to Revival” program at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival […]

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One step closer to each other

The 92nd Anniversary of diplomatic relations between the United Sates and Hungary. Hungary and the United States of America share a special relation. There have been many Hungarian successes in the United States in politics, science and art. These go back for more than a century and a half, however, the two countries signed a […]

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