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EANC Assists Young Adults Attending JBANC Conference

The Estonian American National Council sponsored the following four young Estonian Americans to the 11th Joint Baltic American National Committee Baltic Conference: 

Alex Hubschmidt, Philadelphia, PA Brennen Kelly, Leili Tõõtsov, President Toomas Hendrik Ilves, Alex Hubschmidt, and Ivan Kavoleff at the JBANC Conference (Photo: Peter Alunans)
Ivan Kavoleff, Jackson, NJ 
Brennen Kelly, New York City
Leili Tõõtsov, Randolph, NJ

These individuals were selected based on their applications, which included a short essay stating why they wished to attend the JBANC conference in Washington, DC on April 17-18, 2015.  

“History Repeated: Baltics and Eastern Europe in Peril?” was the conference theme; diplomats and political experts discussed what Russia’s invasion of Ukraine means for Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania and its neighbors. Conference details  are available at www.jbanc.org.