UMD Board Member Joins Illinois Business Immigration Coalition Steering Committee

Given its work on immigration reform in the U.S., and ensuring the Macedonian-American community’s views are equally represented, the United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) is pleased to inform that its Board Member and Director of Charitable Efforts Natalia Buling-Betinski has joined the Steering Committee of the Illinois Business Immigration Coalition (IBIC). “Being born to immigrant parents from Macedonia, I have witnessed…

Two Women Appointed to Global UMD Board of Directors

Two Women Appointed to Global UMD Board of Directors

As we approach our 10th anniversary in 2014, the United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) is pleased to announce the appointment of two women to serve as the newest members of the global UMD Board of Directors – Natalia Buling-Betinski of Chicago, Illinois and Vera Najdovska of Windsor, Canada. “The election of two more women to UMD’s Board reflects our value for…

UMD Appoints Director of Charitable Efforts

The United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) is pleased to announce the appointment of UMD Chicago Representative Natalia Buling-Betinski as the new UMD Director of Charitable Efforts.  Buling-Betinski will oversee all of UMD’s charitable programs, including the coordination of UMD’s annual Ajvar 5K Run/Walk, which will be held across several cities this September. “Expanding of Natalia’s role is due to her great…