We represent over 10 million
Americans of Polish descent
we value family, faith, democracy
& fulfilment of
American Dream

The Polish American Congress is a National Umbrella Organization, representing at least 10 million Americans of Polish descent and origin. Its membership is comprised of fraternal, educational, veteran, religious, cultural, social, business, political organizations and individual membership.

Featured Stories

  • Historical Memory and Interpretation – the Question of Collaboration in World War II and How to Deal with It

    by Dr. Paweł Markiewicz Historical memory and the interpretation of past events is something which many nations in Europe are currently struggling with. In particular, events from World War II prove to be most difficult as nations pick and choose what to glorify and overlook. East Central Europe is no exception. In Poland, for example,

  • Kremlin’s Aggression on High Alert by Poland in Absence of INF Treaty

    by Paweł Markiewicz Wypowiedzenie traktatu INF przez Stany Zjednoczone i Federację Rosyjską zaostrzyło stanowisko reszty członków NATO wobec Moskwy. Po raz pierwszy sojusznicy jednoznacznie uznali, że Kreml łamie traktat. Jako członek NATO i sojusznik Stanów Zjednoczonych Polska popiera decyzję Ameryki lecz widzi dalsze zagrożenia ze strony Moskwy. Aby zapewnić bezpieczeństwo kraju i regionu Europy Środkowo-Wschodniej,

  • Nord Stream 2 Political Weapon

    by Alicja Szczepkowska   Is Nord Stream 2 a political weapon against Poland and other neighboring Baltic nations? The construction of Nord Stream 2 is underway despite strong opposition from not only neighboring countries such as Poland, Ukraine, Lithuania, and Slovakia, but also from the United States. U.S. President Donald Trump has expressed his disapproval

  • Nordstream 2 Gas Pipeline

    By Alicja Szczepkowska   Should the construction of Nord Stream 2 be halted due to great opposition from neighboring European countries? Nord Stream is a natural gas pipeline—composed of two parallel lines—that run across the Baltic Sea from Vyborg, Russia to Greifswald, Germany. The lines were laid and inaugurated between 2011 and 2012, and are

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  • Moniuszko Bicentenary Gala Announcement

  • The Twentieth Anniversary of Poland’s Accession to NATO

    The Polish American Congress steadfastly worked for Poland’s accession to NATO during almost all of the two terms (January 1993-January 2001) President William Jefferson Clinton served as president of the United States.  His Deputy Secretary of State, Strobe Talbott, who served from February 1994 to January 2001, was strongly influenced by the dean of United States

  • Poland Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Joining NATO

      On Thursday, March 7, 2019 the Secretary General of NATO Jens Stoltenberg met with President Andrzej Duda at the start of official visit to mark the 20th anniversary of Poland’s membership in the alliance. The meeting between President Duda and NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg touched on a number of issues including the Black

Featured Projects
  • 10 Million Strong Campaign

    10 Million Strong Campaign There are at least 10 million Americans who identify Poland as their ancestral country. This is why the name of the campaign we are launching is 10 Million Strong. The goal of this campaign is to collect biographies which describe the achievements of Polish Americans and Poles living in the United

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