• EANC Gala to support two important new projects / ERKÜ toetab kahte tähtsat projekti eelseisva Gala sissetulekust: Singing Revolution University and Estonian Children's Choirs.   See "EANC 2016 Gala."

Eventbrite - Estonian American National Council 2016 GALA  

  • EANC issues statement regarding misinformation about the Baltic countries and their support to NATO.  See "Washington Update."
  • Steve Jürvetson,  Mother-Daughter Team Lehti Merilo and Liina Teose,  Lonnie Cline, Arne Kalm andthe  Estonian League of the West Coast (EOLL)will receive the Estonian American National Council’s 2016 Awards. See "EANC 2016 Awards" for details.
  • Marina Kaljurand, former Foreign Minister of the Republic of Estonia and former Ambassador to the U.S., Canada and Mexico, Marina Kaljurandwill be the keynote speaker at the EANC’s November 5, 2016, gala event in San Francisco.  Gala ticket price will increase on Sept. 1, so make your reservations now!  See "EANC 2016 Gala" for details and registration form. Sponsorship and advertising opportunities are available!

Pre-order price going up Sept. 15 for “Estonians in America, 1945-1995: Exiles in a Land of Promise,” the history of Estonians in the United States from the time of the World War II. See "EANC Activities" for details and order form.



  • Estonian Experts Shine at Policy Forum. See "Washington Update."Information warfare experts Urve Eslas and Mikk Marran (second and fourth from left) discuss Russia’s disinformation campaign.
  • CEEC Hosts Successful Policy Forum on Russia’s Information War. 
  • An old publication's new tricks: How an Estonian-American newspaper is compiled from Tallinn - Estonian Public Broadcasting article. See "Did You Know?".
  • The front page of a June 1949 edition of Estonian-American newspaper Vaba Eesti Sõna ("Free Estonian Word") featuring news about the mass deportations conducted in Estonia contrasted with a more contemporary June edition of the paper. (Vaba Eesti Sõna)
  • Joint Baltic American Committee (JBANC) issues statement on importance of the Baltics in NATO.   JBANC is very concerned with recent misguided statements related to the United States' commitment to upholding NATO treaty agreements. See full text on "Washington Update."  
  • After its success in 2015, the KLENK-IEP cruise returns on March 19-26, 2017, combining music, sun, and tropical beaches along with Estonian camaraderie and a wide variety of Estonian cultural happenings. You can view the itinerary and ports of call at www.KLENK-IEP.com. For more information, contact: Rein Luning, info@KLENK-IEP.com, 561-409-9335.   
  • "ESTONIAN PERSPECTIVES" section at right now changed to "PERSPECTIVES."  New BLOGS added from Karin Shuey and Victims of Communism's "Dissident."


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:  Oct. 25, 2016]