NFCA-CF 24th Annual Convention in Pittsburgh, Pa
NFCA To Host Special Olympics Fundraiser Set For Friday, June 2nd Wine Tasting Event at the Croatian Fraternal Union Headquarters
  You are invited to a special music and wine tasting event on Friday, June 2nd to benefit the wonderful Special Olympics organization in Croatia.  The welcoming reception for the National
  Federation of Croatian Americans Cultural Foundation (NFCA) is set for 7-9 pm at the CFU Headquarters in Monroeville and will feature beautiful Croatian music and Croatian wines to
  include Posip, Grasevina, Malvazija, Babic and Plavac Mali.  Tamburaśki Sastav Ponoć, or TS Ponoć for short, plays a wide variety of music from Eastern Europe and mainly focus on music
  from Croatia besides Bosnia and Herzegovina. From traditional becar songs to modern pop, love ballads to furious instrumentals, TS Ponoć with band members, Peter Kosovec, John Huckle,
  Mark Stafura, Ben Wagner, Nikola Vranesevic will truly entertain you and lift your spirits and all for a good cause.  It so happens band member Peter Kosovec was one of the recently honored
  "40 Under 40" rising stars chosen by the NFCA to highlight younger Croatian Americans making their mark within the Croatian community and as role models within American society or the
  professional world within the USA!  There will a tribute to several other "40 Under 40" winners in attendance on Friday night.  The tickets are $25 per person.  All proceeds to benefit the
  Special Olympics organization in Croatia.  There will be light snacks, cheese, crackers, soft drinks and cookies besides the fine Croatian wine.  Please RSVP to Bill Vergot at or Steve Rukavina at and all attendees can pay at the door and with any checks made out to the NFCA CF.  The National Federation of Croatian
  Americans will be holding its 24th Annual Assembly of Delegates with a private Board of Directors and Delegates meeting from 8:30 am to noon on Saturday, June 3rd at the CFU facility.
  For all local Croatian Americans in the Pittsburgh area, there will be a NFCA public session in the cafeteria from 1:00 to 4:30 pm that afternoon with specials guests from Croatia and
  Bosnia and Herzegovina. Mark your calendars and the event again is 7 pm to 9 pm and you don't want to miss this outstanding Croatian musical fundraiser on June 2nd.