You can make a difference for the children of Poland! The nonprofit organization Global Volunteers, based in St. Paul, Minn., is seeking compassionate short-term volunteers to share their English skills with students in eastern Poland. No experience is required, just an open mind, flexible attitude and a willingness to serve! Experience first-hand the rich culture and warm hospitality of Poland while you lend a helping hand to its next generation of leaders.
On Sunday, October 16, 2011, the priests and faithful of our parishes attended the Polish Heritage Mass at Our Lady of Czestochowa on 25th Street in Brooklyn. The pastor is Rev. Canon Witold Mroziewski. This year’s intention was a thanksgiving Mass for the Beatification of Pope John Paul II. Fr. Mark Sobczak, Fr. Joseph Szpilski and Fr. John Urbaniak represented our parish. There were also individual parishioners, including Mr. Dariusz Knapik, Grand Marshal of the Pulaski Day Parade 2011, with his wife. Continue reading Polish Heritage Mass …
Below please find a copy of our petition letter to Ms. Nydia Velazques, a Congresswoman. We encourage you to use it in your individual efforts to fight for truth in media about Poland. Please send it via mail to politicians and mass media people. We need to hear a true history of Poland.
The worst floods to hit Poland in over a decade. Heavy rain has caused damage estimated at more than $2.5 billion over the last week, forcing the evacuation of thousands of people from their homes along the Vistula river, and in the south of Poland. Hundreds and hundreds of homes are flooded to the roof or ruined by the collapsing terrain. Continue reading Floods in Poland. Help needed.