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Narodno Delo Revisited

By Michael A. Dimitri What does the title of this article mean to you? The literal translation may be something like: “a patriotic act” or “something done on behalf of your people.” Neither translation, however, produces the full impact of the expression. A narodno delo is a deed done selflessly, lovingly, and respectfully for your people. It is done without…

End of Year Greetings from UMD

Dear Friend, As the year draws to a close, we wish to thank you for your support of the United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) and wish you and your family a Merry Christmas and a happy and prosperous New Year.  Your friendship, support and participation have ensured that UMD not only responds to events as they unfold, but also proactively works…

Thank You Canada!

Thank You Canada!

TORONTO, Nov. 1 /CNW/ – Canadians of Macedonian descent will be celebrating Canada’s decision to recognize the constitutional and historic name of the Republic of Macedonia this Sunday, November 4, at 12:30 pm. The venue for the event is the Macedonian Orthodox Church “Saint Clement of Ohrid”, located at 76 Overlea Boulevard in Toronto, Ontario.    Guest speakers scheduled to attend…

The Voice of Macedonia Deserves to be Heard

Dear Friend, Thanks to your support, the United Macedonia Diaspora (UMD) has moved to the forefront of a world-wide effort to secure Macedonia’s freedom, democracy, and prosperity.  Without our members, friends, and volunteers, this could not have been accomplished. However, there is much more work to be done.  Consider what we still face: • Two virulently anti-Macedonian resolutions before the U.S.…

Macedonian Government Offering Grants to Macedonians Worldwide

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Macedonia is inviting all Macedonians organizations worldwide to apply for grants from the government in realization for any Macedonian cultural/heritage promotional related projects.  The Ministry intends to fund several projects that will promote the Macedonian identity, culture and tradition, in efforts to promote the Republic of Macedonia.  At the same time, these projects should…

UMD to attend MHRMI Banquet

On April, 21st, representatives of the United Macedonian Diaspora will attend a gala banquet organized by the Macedonian Human Rights Movement International (MHRMI). As guests of honor of this event, there will be distinguished leaders and human rights activists from the Macedonian minorities in Albania, Bulgaria, and Greece. The speaker guests will be   Dr. Kimet Fetau from the Macedonian Alliance for…

Dnevnik Interview with Nortel CEO, Mike Zafirovski

Source: Macedonian daily Dnevnik Translated by UMD Staff Zero Tolerance for Corruption We want people to believe that we have undertaken this venture with serious dedication and that we will take concrete steps that will make life better, says the head of Canadian Nortel. Mike Zafirovski, a Macedonian and world-renowned manager, was appointed last year as the Chief Executive Officer…

For Ethnic Americans, The Old Country Calls

The author of this piece, Yossi Shain, the Director of the Center for Jewish Civilization at Georgetown University, makes note of how remarkable “it is that transnational allegiance to both an ancestral homeland and to the U.S. can exist without conflict.”  To more how ethnic Americans export American values to their ancestral homelands, please click HERE.  Please follow and like us: