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  • Hungarian American Coalition Holds 2016 Annual Meeting

    December 5, 2016

    President Teleki, honored as President Emeritus, retires after 12 years New leadership elected: Chairman of the Board Dr. Agnes Virga and President Andrea Lauer Rice   More...
  • Hungarian Review Publishes Sixth 2016 Issue

    November 30, 2016

    Washington, DC – The “Hungarian Review”, the English-language affiliate of the bi-monthly journal Magyar Szemle, edited by Gyula Kodolányi and John O’Sullivan, has published its sixth issue for 2016. As the previous one, this issue also focuses on commemorating the 60th anniversary of the 1956 Hungarian revolution.  More...
  • Hungarian American Coalition Announces winners of Dr. Elemér and Éva Kiss Scholarship for 2016-2017 academic year

    November 17, 2016

    Washington, D.C. – Nine students were awarded the Dr. Elemér and Éva Kiss Scholarship Awards for the 2016-2017 academic year. The winners are:   More...
  • Ms. Csilla Grauzer Receives Hungarian Government Award

    November 15, 2016

    Washington, DC – On October 1, 2016, Ms. Csilla Grauzer, Coalition board member and Honorary Consul of Hungary in Minnesota was honored with the Knight's Cross of the Order of Merit (Magyar Érdemrend Lovagkeresztje).  The award was presented by Dr. Ferenc Szebényi, Consul General of Chicago on behalf of Dr. János Áder, President of Hungary at the first MIDWEST Regional Diaspora Meeting held at the Consulate General of Hungary in Chicago. More...
  • Coalition Publishes Digitized Version of 56 Stories

    November 11, 2016

    Washington, DC – The Hungarian American Coalition (Coalition) has digitized the English version of the book entitled 56 Stories, on the occasion of the 60th Anniversary of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution. 56 Stories is a collection of personal testimonials from witnesses to the revolution. More...
  • Coalition Members Attend Commemorations on the 60th Anniversary of the 1956 Revolution

    October 23, 2016

    Washington, DC - This month, the Hungarian American community commemorates the 60th anniversary of the 1956 Hungarian revolution and freedom fight with many events organized across the United States to pay homage and remind the world of the hope, courage and sacrifice of Hungarian freedom fighters. Many founders of the Hungarian American Coalition (Coalition) are ’56-ers themselves, and are playing a role in the commemorations.   More...
  • Hungarian Review Publishes Latest Issue

    October 14, 2016

    Washington, DC – The Hungarian Review, the English-language affiliate of the bi-monthly journal Magyar Szemle, edited by Gyula Kodolányi and John O’Sullivan, has published its fifth issue for 2016. Its main theme is the 60th anniversary of the 1956 Hungarian revolution.  More...
  • Hungarian American Coalition Announces Recipients of Bognár Family Hungarian Scholarships for 2016-2017

    October 7, 2016

    Washington, DC – Forty-one students have been awarded Bognár Family Hungarian Scholarships for the 2016-2017 academic year.   More...
  • Coalition Selects Six Interns for the Fall Session

    October 6, 2016

    The Hungarian American Coalition (Coalition) has selected six qualified applicants for the Coalition Internship Program (CIP) for the fall session of 2016. Five interns will be based in Washington DC, and one in New York City.    More...
  • In Memoriam: Sándor Csoóri 1930-2016

    September 18, 2016

    Poet and Writer was “Conscience of the Hungarian Nation”   More...
  • In Memoriam: Dr. August J. Molnar 1927-2016

    September 2, 2016

    Members of the Hungarian American Coalition (Coalition) are deeply saddened to learn that Dr. August J. Molnar, Founding President of the American Hungarian Foundation of New Brunswick, NJ passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 30, 2016. He was 89 years old. More...
  • Hungarian Review Publishes Fourth 2016 Issue

    July 26, 2016

    Washington, DC – The “Hungarian Review,” the English-language affiliate of the bi-monthly journal Magyar Szemle, edited by Gyula Kodolányi and John O’Sullivan, has published its fourth 2016 issue. More...
  • Hungarian American Coalition Honors Victims of Communism

    June 13, 2016

    Washington, DC - On June 10, 2016, the Hungarian American Coalition participated in the 9th annual Roll Call of Nations organized by the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation. Representatives of 20 countries and 27 ethnic and human rights groups gathered at the Victims of Communism Memorial to place wreaths in honor of the victims of Communist tyranny since 1917. More...
  • Annual Gala Dinner Honors Dr. János Martonyi

    May 5, 2016

    Washington, DC - On May 3, 2016, the Hungarian American Coalition (Coalition) honored Dr. János Martonyi, Hungary’s former Minister of Foreign Affairs, at its 12th annual Gala Dinner. This year’s Gala also marked the 25th anniversary of the Coalition, which was founded in 1991 to provide advocacy and community leadership. More...
  • Coalition to Honor Dr. János Martonyi at Annual Gala Dinner on May 3

    April 11, 2016

    Washington, DC – On May 3, 2016, the Hungarian American Coalition (Coalition) will host its 12th annual Gala Dinner at the House of Sweden in Washington, D.C.  This year’s Gala also marks the 25th anniversary of the Coalition, founded in 1991 to provide advocacy and community leadership. More...
  • Dr. Balázs Somogyi Receives Hungarian Government Award

    March 25, 2016

    Washington, DC – Dr. Balázs Somogyi, Coalition board member and founder of the Hungarian Cultural Society of Connecticut, was honored with the Middle Cross of the Order of Merit (Magyar Érdemrend Középkeresztje) on March 15, 2016.  The award was presented by János Áder, President of Hungary, at an award ceremony in the Dome Hall of the Hungarian Parliament. More...
  • Hungarian Review Publishes Second 2016 Issue

    March 22, 2016

    Washington, DC – The “Hungarian Review,” the English-language affiliate of the bi-monthly journal Magyar Szemle, edited by Gyula Kodolányi and John O’Sullivan, has published its second 2016 issue. More...
  • Coalition Grants $1,000 to Support the Memory Project

    February 10, 2016

    Washington, DC - The Coalition has granted $1,000 to support “Memory Project: a Hungarian American Visual History Archive”, an initiative by Coalition Vice President Andrea Lauer Rice and Réka Pigniczky, award-winning documentary filmmaker and Coalition member. More...
  • Hungarian Review Publishes First 2016 Issue

    January 22, 2016

    Washington, DC – The “Hungarian Review,” the English-language affiliate of the bi-monthly journal Magyar Szemle, edited by Gyula Kodolányi and John O’Sullivan, has published its first 2016 issue. More...


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Hungarian Americans Together (HATOG)

HATOG 10 was held in Washington, DC on May 19-21, 2017 

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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.