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Polish President Duda presentation to T.Jochlin / recognizing the work of Kopernik Foundation

Award to Kopernik from Polish President Duda

On April 19, 2024, the President of the Republic of Poland, Andrzej Duda, during a historic visit to Vancouver as part of the 80th anniversary of the Canadian Polish Congress, recognized the work of the M. Kopernik (Nicolaus Copernicus) Foundation for its substantial contribution to the community.

Tony Jochlin, President of the Kopernik Foundation, along with Liz Narodowski, Director of the Kopernik Foundation were in attendance, representing the Kopernik Foundation during President Duda’s visit.

Tony had the privilege of accepting the Polish flag, gifted to the Foundation by President Duda, during this significant event.

50th Anniversary Gala: The Followup!

Our 50th Anniversary Gala was a success!

It was well attended by over 200 guests, including the Consul General of the Republic of Poland, representatives of Polish-Canadian organizations, family members of our Founding Directors and many long time supporters of the Kopernik Foundation.

Donation of Antique Book

This original book about Mikolaj Kopernik from 1873 was donated to the Kopernik Foundation by Mr. Michal Radowszewski.

Kopernik Lodge 50th Anniversary Gala

Kopernik Lodge 50th Anniversary Gala

It is with great pleasure to announce that the Kopernik Foundation will be hosting a Gala to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Kopernik Lodge.

2023 Annual General Meeting

Notice of AGM:

The Annual General Meeting is scheduled for Sunday, September 10, 2023.

It will be held at Parish Hall of St. Casimir’s Church at 1187 East 27th Ave. Vancouver, BC.
Open only to members of M. Kopernik Foundation.

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