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Monthly Archives: June 2012

Concentration camp Trnopolje gallery by Azra Blazevic

The Fontbonne University on its website published photographs that were taken in Trnopolje by Azra Blažević, a former resident of Prijedor who was interned in Trnopolje and who now lives in St. Louis. The photographs were smuggled out of Trnopolje and [...]

December 29, 2012 Stories, Uncategorized

Bosnian Rainbows alternative rock band?

Bosnian Rainbows is an American alternative rock band from El Paso, Texas, formed in 2012. The band consists of The Mars Volta members, Omar Rodríguez-López (guitar, backing vocals) and Deantoni Parks (drums, keyboards), alongside Le Butcherettes vocalist Teri Gender Bender and Nicci Kasper (keyboards). [...]

December 28, 2012 Uncategorized

‎2012 Year in Review From ACBH

On behalf of the Board of Directors, our partners, donors, volunteers, and staff, I would like to thank you for supporting ACBH in 2012, and we wish you and your loved ones a joyous and prosperous 2013. [...]

December 28, 2012 Advocacy

Fundraiser for Elvira Dedic

Elvira Dedic is a single mother of a boy in desperate financial situation. Her story was featured on NTV HAYAT, in the show called “Ispuni mi zelju”. Show features families throughout Bosnia in dire need of everyday needs (food, clothing, [...]

December 26, 2012 Community Events

Capitol Hill Internship Stipend

ACBH, with sponsorship from TCA is accepting applications for an 8-week stipend internship program for students and recent college graduates who have been accepted as an intern to work at the offices of members of the U.S. Congress. [...]

December 26, 2012 Advocacy

BiH Loses Two Friends in the U.S. Senate

Republican Senator Richard G. Lugar (R-IN) and Senator Joseph I. Lieberman (I-CT) are leaving the U.S. Senate come January 2013 and with their departure, BiH will lose two loyal friends in the U.S. Senate. [...]

December 26, 2012 Advocacy

Making it in America – Dijana Groth

Recognizing the need for the peoples of the fractured former Yugoslavia to center on their strengths and a united community and to leave the poison of division behind, in 1997 Dijana Groth created PLIMA, a bimonthly native-language magazine. With an [...]

December 20, 2012 Bosnians in St. Louis, Stories

ACBH Honors Congressman Russ Carnahan (D-MO)

December 11, 2012, ACBH honored Congressional Caucus on Bosnia Co-Chair, Congressman Russ Carnahan (D-MO-3rd) with the ACBH Bosnia and Herzegovina Friendship Award.  [...]

December 14, 2012 Advocacy

Local Project Aims To Tell Bosnians’ Collective Narrative Of War

Next year will mark the 20th anniversary of the first refugees from the Bosnian War arriving in St. Louis.  [...]

December 14, 2012 Articles, News, Resources

New Years Entertainment Guide 2013

Grbic Restaurant and Banquet Hall Entertainment Tickets Food Drinks Location Other 8PM-3AM — HAKALA, Zijo Valentino, EDO Sadkovic, Euro Band, Valentino Band and {guest Sany or Amela (TBD) ? } with guest dj’s Dj Yung (isad hajric) and DJ D [...]

December 13, 2012 Community Events