• Support EANC when you shop this holiday!  Just a reminder to share this link with friends and family: 

    Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Estonian American National Council whenever you shop on AmazonSmile.  AmazonSmile is the same as regular Amazon - same products, same prices, same service.

  • November Teataja newsletter mailed!  If you are not on our mailing list and would like to receive our free newsletter, contact

  • EANC 2015 ANNUAL MEETING HELD OCTOBER 3 / ERKÜ 2015 AASTAKOOSOLEK 3. OKTOOBRIL. See "EANC Activities".  EANC members and guests at 2015 annual meeting. Front row: Eric Suuberg (Vice President), Marki Tihhonova-Kreek (Deputy Chief of Mission, Estonian Embassy in DC), Marju Rink-Abel (President), Maia Linask (Secretary), Tiina Urv (Treasurer), Linda Rink (Executive Director). Photo: Ülle Ederma
  • Special 2015 $200,000 Fundraising Drive: Thanks to everyone who has contributed, we have reached 54% of our goal.  But we still have a long way to go -- please help us get there! Remember, your support helps to preserve and strengthen the Estonian-American community.  See "Contribute" for details, and how you can make a difference.
  • EANC Special Promotion:  FREE Vaba Eesti Sõna Subscription!/ ERKÜ erakordne pakkumine:  Tasuta Vaba Eesti Sõna tellimine! See "EANC Activities" or "Contribute"  for details.
  • EANC urges you to write to your Congressperson! See Matti Prima's sample letter and other info at "East European Crisis." 


  • New EV100 website launched for Estonia's 100th anniversary.  See new Menu Button at top: "Celebrating Estonia 1918-2018". Latest newsThe Estonian state commissions 6 movies for 8 million euros for the republic's 100th anniversary celebrations.


  • U.S. Presidential Candidates on Russia, Ukraine, and the Baltics. Editorial from JBANC. See "East European Crisis." 
  • New Scholarship Opportunity for Estonian high school students to study in the U.S. - FLEX Comes to Estonia!  See "Scholarships and Grants."
  • Estonia is Lonely Planet’s best value destination for 2016. See "Did You Know?"

Viru bog in Lahemaa National Park (photo by Silver Tambur).

  • Eesti-teemalised loengud välismaa kõrgkoolis.Välisõppe nõukogu pakub toetust Eesti-teemaliste loengute pidamiseks välismaa kõrgkoolis.Taotluse palume esitada hiljemalt 15. oktoobril. See "Scholarships and Grants."
  • Preserve your family’s history!  Stanford University Libraries and the Museum of Occupations in Tallinn collecting Estonian expats’ family / Stanfordi Ülikooli Raamatukogu ja Okupatsioonide Muuseum Tallinnas ootavad väliseestlaste perekonnaraamatuid.  See "News & Events-  News." 




  • New blog "Estonia - Paradise of the North" at right under "Estonian Perspectives" by Tania Lestal,  an Estonian Australian.
  • Support Estonian American National Council by shopping at AmazonSmile!  When you do your shopping at AmazonSmile, Amazon donates 0.5% of the purchase price to Estonian American National Council. Bookmark the AmazonSmile link and support us every time you shop.
  • Victims of Communism has an online blog called "Dissident" with thought-provoking editorial.
  • "Fall of the Berlin Wall" documentary by the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation -- view it here.

EANC Board of Directors:  From left: Matti Prima, Maia Linask (Secretary), Mirjam Krull, Mai-Liis Bartling, Marju Rink-Abel (President), Eric Suuberg (Vice President), Arne Kalm. Kristi Allpere, Andres Simonson. [Not present: Alvar Soosaar, Tiina Urv (treasurer)]




 [Last Update:  November 23, 2015]