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  • Congressional Internship Program Call For Applications

    December 22, 2013

    Washington, DC - The Hungarian American Coalition invites qualified undergraduate students to apply for the Congressional Internship Program (CIP) for the spring, summer and fall sessions of 2014. More...
  • Reflections on the 20th Anniversary of Hungarian Prime Minister József Antall’s Death

    December 12, 2013

    Washington, DC - On December 12, 1993, Prime Minister Antall died after a long illness at the age of 61.  He was considered a true Central European statesman by his peers.  As the region’s new democracies struggled, at times violently, to emerge from decades of communist repression, he kept Hungary on a stable centrist course. His major contributions to post-Communist history include being the first to propose the dissolution of the Warsaw Pact, co-founding the Visegrad Group, and initiating the process of Hungary’s membership in NATO and eventually, the European Union. More...
  • Hungarian American Coalition Holds Annual Meeting 2013

    December 10, 2013

    László Böjtös and Dr. Ágnes Fülemile Receive Coalition Awards at Mikulás Dinner,  More...
  • Hungarian American Coalition Receives $260,000 grant from the Hungary Initiatives Foundation

    December 3, 2013

    Congressional Internship Program funded through December 2014 More...
  • Hungarian American Leaders Attend Third Diaspora Council Meeting In Budapest

    November 14, 2013

    Washington, D.C. – On November 6, 2013, the 3rd annual Diaspora Council meeting was held at the Hungarian Parliament.  More than 70 leaders and representatives of organizations worldwide participated, including 21 Hungarian American attendees, 14 of which were Hungarian American Coalition members. More...
  • Hungarian American Coalition Announces winners of Dr.Elemér and Éva Kiss Scholarship for 2013-2014 academic year

    November 12, 2013

    Washington, D.C. – Twelve students were awarded the Dr. Elemér and Éva Kiss Scholarship Awards for the 2013-2014 academic year. The winners are: More...
  • Hungarian Review Publishes Fifth 2013 Issue

    October 10, 2013

    Washington, DC – The “Hungarian Review”, the English-language affiliate of the bi-monthly journal Magyar Szemle, edited by Gyula Kodolányi, has published its fifth 2013 issue.  This important edition gives comprehensive overview of the current political situation in Hungary in English language.  More...
  • In Memoriam Árvéd Teleki 1929-2013

    October 2, 2013

    Members of the Hungarian American Coalition are saddened to learn that Árvéd Teleki, a Coalition member and longtime supporter of Hungarian minority rights, passed away peacefully on September 18 in Houston, Texas.  He was 84 years old. More...
  • Seventh “Hungarian Americans Together” Conference in Atlanta, GA

    September 30, 2013

    Washington, DC - The seventh Hungarian Americans Together conference (HATOG VII), held in Atlanta, GA, brought together representatives from twelve states and Hungary last weekend.  The conference, the first of its kind to be held in the Southeast, was co-sponsored by the Hungarian American Coalition (HAC) and the Hungary Initiatives Foundation (HIF). More...
  • Hungarian Americans Together Conference To Be Held in the Greater Atlanta Area

    September 20, 2013

    Washington DC- The seventh Hungarian Americans Together (HATOG) conference will be held in the Greater Atlanta Area, on September 21-22, 2013. The conference is organized by Southeastern members of the Hungarian American Coalition, sponsored by the Hungary Initiatives Foundation, with the Atlanta Hungarian Meetup and John Parkerson, Honorary Consul as participating local organizations. More...
  • Historic Books Published by Coalition Members

    August 21, 2013

    Washington, DC - This year, three Hungarian American Coalition members - Helen M. Szablya, László G. Fülöp and Charles Farkas - have published notable books that reflect on post-World War II Hungarian history through their personal experiences.  Each of these authors has provided  remarkable insight into the human tragedy as well as the historic significance of World War II, the unexpected outcome of the  post-war years, and the 1956 Hungarian Revolution that caused such cataclysmic change in their lives. These books are invaluable resources for gaining a better understanding of those turbulent years in Hungarian history. More...
  • Hungarian Folk Culture on Spectacular Display at the National Mall

    July 7, 2013

    Between June 26 and July 7, hundreds of thousands of visitors to Washington’s National Mall enjoyed Hungarian folk culture in full color, sound, taste, smell, and motion. More...
  • Hungarian Review Publishes Third 2013 Issue

    May 31, 2013

    The “Hungarian Review”, the English-language affiliate of the bi-monthly journal Magyar Szemle, edited by Gyula Kodolányi, has published its third 2013 issue.  This important edition gives comprehensive overview of the current political situation in Hungary in English language. More...
  • Annual Gala Dinner Honors John N. Lauer and the Cleveland Hungarian Heritage Society

    May 12, 2013

    On May 8, 2013, the Hungarian American Coalition hosted its ninth annual Gala Dinner at the House of Sweden in Washington, D.C., under the patronage of Dr. Tibor Navracsics, Deputy Prime Minister of Hungary.  The honorees at this year’s event were John N. Lauer and the Cleveland Hungarian Heritage Society. More...
  • Éva E. Voisin, Esq., Honorary Consul General, Receives Hungarian Goverment Award

    April 12, 2013

    Eva E.Voisin, Esq., the Honorary Consul General of Hungary for Northern California, received the Officer’s Cross of the Order of Merit of Hungary (Magyar Érdemrend Tisztikeresztje),  from President János Áder in Budapest on  March 15, 2013. More...
  • Hungarian Review Publishes Second 2013 Issue

    April 11, 2013

    The “Hungarian Review”, the English-language affiliate of the bi-monthly journal Magyar Szemle, edited by Gyula Kodolányi, has published its second 2013 issue.  This important edition gives comprehensive overview of the current political situation in Hungary in English language.  As the editors of the periodical write in the introductory article: More...
  • Smithsonian Festival to Spotlight Hungarian Heritage Washington, DC - June 26 – July 5, 2013

    March 22, 2013

    The Hungarian American Coalition is launching a fundraising campaign, in coordination with the Hungarian Embassy and other Hungarian American organizations, to support the Smithsonian Folk Life Festival, to be held on the Washington mall from June 26 through July 5, 2013.  This year's festival theme  is "Hungarian Heritage - Roots to Revival". More...
  • Hungarian Americans Together Conference Concluded in San Francisco Bay Area

    March 7, 2013

    Bay Area, on March 2-3, 2013 organized by Coalition members and Honorary Consuls Éva Voisin and Helen Szablya, and by Katalin Voros and Geza Kadar. More...
  • Hungarian Americans Together Conference Held in the San Francisco Bay Area

    March 1, 2013

    The sixth Hungarian Americans Together (HATOG) conference will be held in the San Francisco Bay Area, on March 2-3, 2013. More...
  • Hungarian Review Publishes Sixth 2012 Issue

    January 16, 2013

    Washington, DC – The “Hungarian Review”, the English-language affiliate of the bi-monthly journal Magyar Szemle, edited by Gyula Kodolányi, has published its sixth 2012 issue.  This important edition gives comprehensive overview of the current political situation in Hungary in English language.  As the editors of the periodical write in the introductory article: More...


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Life Insurance Policies Issued by the Hungarian Reformed Federation of America (HRFA)

The Hungarian Reformed Federation of America (HRFA) fraternal insurance company’s business was taken over by the Greater Beneficial Union (GBU). GBU is located at 4254 Saw Mill Run Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15227.

For all matters related to HRFA, please contact GBU at 1-800-765-4428

Bethlen Gábor Kollégium

The Coalition accepts donations to support Két Fűzfa Egyesület’s goal of establishing an endowment fund which will support the Bethlen Gábor Kollégium (BGK) of Nagyenyed (Aiud), Romania, through donations and sponsorships. Please find a short video and read more information on BGK here.