» September 23, 2011: NAAC's 2011 Annual Dinner
On Friday, September 23rd, 2011, NAAC will host its 15th Annual Awards Gala at the Gotham Hall in New York City. This year, NAAC will honor the former Prime Minister Tony Blair with the Hands of Hope Award for his historic contribution to Kosova’s independence; Will also posthumously honor the life of Ambassador Richard Holbrooke with the Lifetime Achievement Award for his exceptional diplomatic courage to bring peace to the Balkans; And commemorate the 20th anniversary of U.S. - Albania relations.
2008 Past Events
» June 6, 2011: NAAC’s Golf Outing
The NAAC Annual Golf Outing was held on the challenging Brynwood Golf and Club course in Armonk, New York on June 6th, 2011.
» September 23, 2010: NAAC Annual Dinner
The National Albanian American Council Presents its 14th Anniversary Dinner
Date: Thursday, September 23, 2010
Venue: The Pierre | 2 E 61st St | New York, NY 10065
As it was announced in an earlier communiqué the National Albanian American Council will hold its 14th Annual Awards Gala on Thursday, September 23, 2010, 6:00PM, at the prestigious Pierre Hotel, on 2 East 61st Street in New York City.
This year NAAC honors with the Lifetime Achievement Award to Anjeze Gonxhe Bojaxhi, known to the world as Mother Teresa — honoring, celebrating and remembering this little Albanian woman with an amazingly large heart, on the occasion of the 100th Anniversary of her birth.
The ‘Hands of Hope Award’ will be presented to Nick Burns (read biography) – Former Under Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs 2005-2008. Throughout his career, he has been an active supporter of Albania and Kosova, dedicating time and efforts to resolving the issues in the region.
We encourage you to invite your colleagues, friends and family. Please use the attached form to register for the ad souvenir journal and gala. For corporate, donor and media inquiries e-mail Jorida Davidson.
AD SOUVENIR JOURNAL – the deadline for ad entries is Monday, September 14th.
The Ad Souvenir Journal is an integral yet traditional part of the Annual Awards Galas. We value your generosity and hope you find your ad entry beneficial to your business as well.
· Keep in mind the Souvenir Journal will be handed out to more than 500 dignitaries, business executives and other distinguished guests who will attend the 14th Annual Awards Gala.
· It will be distributed to our extensive network here in the U.S. local chapters and in the Balkan region (Albania, Macedonia, Montenegro and Kosova).
· An electronic copy of the Journal will also be posted on our website, hence promoting your brand name further to thousands of our loyal online visitors.
At present the following categories are available on first come first serve basis:
FRONT IN COVER—$3,000
BACK IN COVER—$2,500
PLATINUM FULL PAGE—$1,500
GOLD FULL PAGE—$750
STANDARD FULL PAGE—$400
The Journal has a standard size of 8.5”x11”. Please email your ad (including logo, text, and/or photos) to email@example.com accompanied by the registration form.
ANNUAL GALA – the registration deadline is Friday, September 17.
10 dinner tickets in the honoree’s section
10 VIP reception tickets and photos with the honorees
Listing in the program
10 preferred dinner tickets close to the honoree’s section
5 VIP reception tickets and photos with the honorees
Listing in the program
10 dinner tickets
2 VIP reception tickets and photos with the honorees
Listing in the program
INDIVIDUAL VIP TICKET—$500
INDIVIDUAL STANDARD TICKET—$350
Please use this form to register for this event. You may e-mail, fax or mail the form back to us using the contact information above. Online registrationis also available. Feel free to contact our events team via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at 202.466.6900, with any questions and/or inquires about this event.
Note: No tickets will be sold at the venue the day of the event. Due to high security, individuals with no prior registration arrangements will be denied access to the event; hence we kindly ask you plan promptly.
Your contributions to NAAC are 501(c)(3) tax deductable.
» June 7, 2010: NAAC Annual Golf Outing 2010
You are cordially invited to join NAAC 2010: Annual Golf Outing of the National Albanian American Council (NAAC) to be held on June 7, 2010 at the exclusive Brynwood Golf & Country Club (former Canyon) in Armonk, New York. This special event offers a fun yet meaningful platform for our guests to play on a highly acclaimed golf course.
We are grateful to so many of you who have shown great loyalty to attend our annual event and we encourage all new golfers to support NAAC raising the Albanian American voice in Washington D.C. Thanks to you and others like you, we have been able to keep Albanian issues alive in the minds of the leading foreign policymakers in Washington and throughout the Balkans, while providing educational / leadership training and humanitarian support.
Our limited resources face strong opponents and we have a very ambitious agenda. Please help us continue our work and join us in making our community and homeland a place of integrity, dignity and prosperity. Historical times like these binds us together through a common voice.
We welcome your participation to NAAC Annual golf Outing 2010; By clicking on the links below, you may find more elaborate information about the event or sign using the registration form.
To Submit payment:
- You can fill out the registration form and email it at Jdavidson@naac.org or Fax it at 202.466.5593
- If you are paying by check, you can mail it together with the registration form at:
National Albanian American Council
1133 20th Street NW, Suite 210
Washington, DC 20036
- You can also pay online on the NAAC website using THIS LINK
On the comments section of the online form, please specify: Payment for Golf Outing 2010
» February 20, 2010: BOOK INAUGURATION
» February 16, 2010: NY Celebration of Kosova's 2nd Anniversary of Independence
The Albanian American Society Foundation
Cordially Invites you to Join them in celebrating the
Where: Council chambers, NY City Hall
When: Tuesday, february 16, 5:30pm
» February 5, 2010: "Rescue in Albania" Movie Screening
"Rescue in Albania" documentary Film
This documentary film will show onthe 5th of February, 5pm, at Anthology Flim Archives at 32 second avenue, NY, 10003
Entrance is free and duration is 28 minutes.
Rescue in Albania was produced in Albania, Kosova, USA, and Israel.
The film documents testimonies of the Holocoust survivors on the generous help jews received from the albanian people during World War II
» September 25, 2009: 13th Annual Awards Gala of the National Albanian American Council
You are cordially invited to the 13th Annual Awards Gala of the National Albanian American Council
(NAAC), which will be held on Friday, September 25, 2009, 6:00PM, at the prestigious Cipriani 42nd
Street in New York City.
This year NAAC honors Martti Ahtisaari – former President of Finland,
Nobel Peace Prize winner and Special Envoy of the UN Secretary
General for the Kosova Status Talk – with ‘Hands of Hope Award,’ for
his historic contribution leading to Kosova’s Independence.
The ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ will be presented to Fadil Berisha –
world renowned photographer – for his superb artistic and philanthropic
work to promoting the Albanian culture.
President Ahtisaari and Mr. Berisha join a reputable list of previous NAAC honorees, which includes
President Bill Clinton, Secretaries of State James Baker and Madeleine Albright, Senator Bob Dole,
Assistant Secretary of State James Rubin, Head of UNMIK Soren Jessen Petersen, General Wesley
Clark, Ambassador Frank Wisner Jr., Congressman Eliot Engel, and others.
As in previous years, the gala will be attended by various ambassadors, representatives of the Albanian
and Kosova governments, artists, media and other personalities of the Albanian American community.
We encourage you to invite your colleagues, family and friends. Please use the form linked below to
register for the gala and the ad souvenir journal. You can also register online using this link ; the registration deadline is September 18th . For all
event inquiries please e-mail us via email@example.com
» July 2, 2009: ANNUAL NAAC GOLF OUTING!
NAAC played a vital role in these achievements by working closely with the governments of United States, Albania and Kosova.
» August 29, 2008: 7th Edition of the Vlora International Summer University "Democracy and Participation"
Apply to participate at the 7th Edition of the Vlora International Summer University "Democracy and Participation" that will be held in Vlora (Albania), at the New York Hotel, from 29 August to 7 September 2008. Candidates must be young parliamentarians, government or political parties’ officials, persons involved in the non profit sector, political forums, media, public administration or students. Advantages will have the candidates engaged in the leading levels of the organizations that they represent and representatives from the minority communities. More information>>>
» July 7, 2008: TRAIN OF FREEDOM Premier Screening (one night only)
» June 17, 2008: NAAC Annual Golf Outing
More than a game, Golf Outing for Peace and Prosperity in the Balkans. The Canyon Club, Armonk, New York. For Program Information please read...
We like to thank you for your participation. Please read our Thank You Letter