ESTONIAN AMERICAN ORGANIZATIONS IN THE U.S., BY STATE


ARIZONA

Estonian Honorary Consul in Phoenix, AZ
Mr. Michael Corey Chan
Operating region: State of Arizona
7135 E. Camelback Road, Suite 230
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
(480) 299- 9791
(480) 945- 9400


CALIFORNIA

Estonian Society of Los Angeles
1306 W. 24th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90007-1623
(323) 732-4362
Renee Meriste, President/ Esimees

Estonian House of Los Angeles
1306 W. 24th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90007-1623
(323) 732-4362
Andres Ruetman, President / Esimees
 
Estonian Mixed Chorus of Los Angeles
Kaie Pallo, Choir Director/ Koorijuht
Edgar Kaskla, President/ Koorivanem

Los Angeles Estonian Women’s Club
Luige Lill, President/ Esinaine

Los Angeles Estonian Senior’s Club
Kaie Pallo, Interim President/ Esimehe kohatäitja

Los Angeles Estonian Sunday School
Milvi Laan, Principal/ Koolijuhataja

Los Angeles Estonian Evangelical Lutheran Church
1306 W. 24th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90007-1623
Jumalateenistused kaks korda kuus/ Services twice a month
Latvian Ev. Lutheran Church
1927 Riverside Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90039
Heino Nurmberg, Chairman/ Esimees
(760) 775-9160

Estonian Honorary Consul in Los Angeles, CA
Mr. Jaak Treiman
Operating region: S. California
5273 Tendilla Avenue
Woodland Hills, CA 91364
(818) 340-5766


San Francisco Estonian Society
President: Mai-Liis Bartling
2164 Feliz Dr.
Novato, CA 94945  
tel:  415-898-0763

San Francisco Estonian Church
Koguduse juhatuse liikmed / Members of the Congregational board: 
Õpetaja/Pastor Rev. Hendrik Laur, 4111 Gull Harbor Road, NE Olympia, WA 98506, 
tel. 360-352-2371, e-mail: hendriklaur@comcast.net.
Esimees/Chairman Peeter Grüner, 6231 California St, San Francisco,  CA 94121, 
tel. 415-668-5015, e-mail: peeter@gruners.com. 

San Francisco Estonian Men’s and Women’s Choir
441 West 26th Avenue
San Mateo, CA  94403
Contact: Katrin Nõgus
(415) 349-1751
 
San Francisco Estonian Senior Club
642 South Clover Avenue
San Jose, CA  95128
Contact: Silvia Korju
(408) 243-3445

Honorary Consul in Northern California
SAN FRANCISCO
The Honorable Richard Allan Horning, Esq.
1510 Page Mill Road, Suite 110
Palo Alto, CA 94304
Tel: 650.352.0509 Fax: 650.352.0699
Baltic Studies Library at Stanford University
Liisi Esse, Assistant Curator for Estonian and Baltic Studies, Cecil H. Green Library
(650) 736-4724

CONNECTICUT

Connecticut Estonian Society
172 Knox Rd. 
Stamford, CT 06907
Contact: Erik Linask
203-461-9942

Connecticut Estonian School
611 Saddle Ridge Rd.
Orange, CT 06477
Contact: Kristi Rakfeldt
203-393-0432 

Connecticut Estonian Folkdancers “Jaanik”
172 Knox Road 
Stamford, CT 06907
Contact:Erik Linask
203-461-9942
 
Estonian Evangelical Lutheran Church of Connecticut
41 Martin TerraceGlastonbury, CT 06033
Contact: Uudo Tari
860-633-6661
Contact 2: Valdeko Kangro
(860) 742-1248

Eesti Vabadusvõitlejate Liit (Estonian Freedom Fighters)
Contact: Ylo Anson
138 Boston Hill Road
Andover, CT 06232


FLORIDA

Estonian Society of Central Florida / Kesk Florida Eesti Selts
President: Kersti K. Linask 
Second contact: Maare Kuuskver

Estonian National Association of South Florida/Lõuna Florida Eesti Selts
facebook page
Contact: Arno Kallas

Estonian Honorary Consul in North Florida
Lisa Mets
4200 54th Ave S
St. Petersburg, FL 33711
727 -864-8221

Estonian Honorary Consul in South Florida

Jorge Viera
14 NE 1st Avenue, Suite 205
Miami, FL 33132
305- 773-6227


GEORGIA

Atlanta Estonian Cultural Society
Kristi Allpere
1865 High Trail
Atlanta, GA 30339 
770-618-8445

Estonian Honorary Consul in Atlanta, GA
Mr. Aadu Allpere
Suite 100
1865 High Trail
Atlanta, GA 30339 
(1 404) 806 7757


ILLINOIS

Chicago Estonian House
14700 Estonian Lane
Riverwoods, IL 60015
(847) 537-8016
Contact: Eero A. Pikat (President)

Chicago Estonian School
14700 Estonian Lane
Riverwoods, IL 60015 
Contact: Pille McQuillen
 
Estonian Honorary Consul in Chicago, IL
Mr. Eric Harkna
Operating region: State of Illinois
AON Center
200 E. Randolph St., Suite 38
Chicago, IL 60601
(1 312) 552-6022

Honorary Vice Consul in Chicago
The Honorable Siim Sööt, Ph.D.
410 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611
Tel: 847.446.7560


INDIANA

Indianapolis Estonian Society
Contact: Margot Ruusma
317-862-6353


KENTUCKY
Estonian Honorary Consul for Ohio and Kentucky
Mary B. Nippert
2340 Dana Avenue
Cincinnati, Ohio 45208
(513) 658 6279


MARYLAND

Baltimore Estonian Society / Estonian House
1932 Belair Road
Baltimore, MD 21213
(410) 327-7634 (office)
Contact: Lea Kiik, esinaine
Peeter Kiik, sekretär

Baltimore Estonian School
1932 Belair Road
Baltimore, MD  21213
Contact: John Jester, Schoolmaster
(410) 327-7634 (office)

Baltimore Saint Mark’s Estonian Evangelical Lutheran Church 
1900 Saint Paul Street
Baltimore, MD  21218-6035
Kiriku kalender 
Contact: Agu Ets, Kiriku Esimees           
4805 Davron Street
Laurel, MD  20707
301-526-3327

Baltimore Estonian Girl Scouts “Tormitütred”
4805 Davron Street
Laurel, MD  20707
Contact: Tiina Ets
(301) 490-8433 home  new 240-535-9996

Baltimore Estonian Men’s Choir – Baltimore Eesti Laulumehed
12619 Millstream Drive
Bowie, MD  20715
Contact: Ado Valge (esimees) (president)
 (301) 262-9682 home

Baltimore-Washington Estonian Chorus – Baltimore-Washington Eesti Segakoor
4501 Forest View Avenue
Baltimore, MD  21206
Contact: Anne Sarapik (koorivanem)
(410) 866-1454 home
Calvary Lutheran Church, Silver Spring, MD - Harjutused/Rehearsels
 
Eesti Üliõpilaste Selts (EÜS) / Estonian Students Society – Baltimore/Washington Chapter
4501 Forest View Avenue
Baltimore, MD  21206
Contact: Martin Sarapik
(410) 866-1454 home

Estonian American Fund for Economic Education
PO Box 7369
Silver Spring MD 20907-7369


MASSACHUSETTS

Boston Estonian Society
P.O.Box 342  
Chelmsford MA 01824
President: Paul Attemann 
 

MICHIGAN

Estonian Educational Society of Detroit “Kodu” / Eesti Haridusselts 
“Kodu”
28885 Glenarden St.
Farmington Hills, MI 48334
Contact: Ingrid Peil, President / Esinaine
 
The Estonian Evangelical Lutheran Church of Michigan
30623 West Twelve Mile Road
Farmington Hills, Mi 48334
Contact: Reverend Nelli Vahter
(773) 573-0945 or nvahter@yahoo.com
 

MINNESOTA

Minnesota Estonian Society
5400 Zumbra Drive
Excelsior, MN  55331
Contact: Harry Teder
(952) 474-5367 

Estonian Archives in the U.S., University of Minnesota
 

NEBRASKA

Estonian Honorary Consul in Lincoln, NE
Mr. Larry L. Ruth
Operating region: State of Nebraska
530 S. 13th Street, Suite 110
Lincoln, NE 68508
(402) 430- 9299
(402) 434- 3390


NEW HAMPSHIRE

Estonian Honorary Consul in Portsmouth, NH
Mrs. Irja Cilluffo
Operating region: New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island
179 Pleasant Street
Portsmouth, NH 03801
(603) 433-0929


NEW JERSEY

Lakewoodi Eesti Ühing / Lakewood Estonian Association, Inc.
Estonian House of Lakewood / Eesti Maja
4 Cross St & Veterans Highway, Jackson, NJ 08527
Mailing address: Lakewood Estonian House, P.O. Box 659, Jackson, NJ  08527
Phone:  (732) 905-9737
President: Helica DeShaw, deshaw28@msn.com
Treasurer / Laekur: Toomas Tehve, 732-431-0261, tehve.1936@verizon.net
Information: Viiu Vanderer, viiuvan@aol.com
Facebook contact: Marissa Karuks, 908-907-8792

Lakewood Estonian School / Lakewoodi Eesti Kool
Eesti Maja, 4 Cross St. & Veterans Highway
Jackson, NJ 08527
Director / Juhataja: Külli Rannamäe, kullirannamae@yahoo.com, 732-262-8183
Asst. Director / Abijuhataja: Helica Deshaw, deshaw28@msn.com

Estonian Archives in the U.S. / Eesti Arhiiv USA's
607 East 7th Street
P.O. Box 726
Lakewood, NJ  08701-0726
Director: Enda-Mai Michelson Holland, eholland@monmouth.edu
(732) 363-6523 (Mondays 10am - 2pm)
Co-Director: Pastor Thomas Vaga
Curator / Kuraator: Ellen Tehve, tehve.1936@verizon.net

Estonian Evangelical Lutheran Church of Holy Spirit in Lakewood / Eesti Evangeeliumi Luteriusu Kirik, 
Lakewoodi Pühavaimu kogudus
607 East 7th Street
Lakewood, NJ  08701
Contact: Pastor Thomas Vaga, 732- 581-2951 (home tel: 732-363-0532)
Congregation Chairperson: Valter Must, 732-363-0777
Church office / Kantselei: 732-370-8317
Sunday services at 10:00 am / Jumalateenistused pühapäeval kell 10:00

Ameerika Eesti Heatahtlik Selts
79 Merritt Avenue
Bergenfield, NJ  07621
Contact: Priit Parming
(201) 385-6429 
(201) 385-0094 Fax

Seabrook Estonian Society
1 Seville Drive
Bridgeton, NJ  08302
Contact: Evi Truumees
(856) 453-0051

Eesti Gaidide Malev
Contact: Leena Kangro

Eesti Skautide Malev-USA’s
Contact: Gunnar Tamm 


NEW YORK STATE

Albany-Schenectady Estonian Society
540 Devils Lane
Ballston Spa, NY  12020
Contact: Avo Merend
(518) 885-7088

BATUN, Eesti Esindus
539 Riverside Drive
N. Terrytown, NY  10591
Contact: Urmas Wompa
(914) 631-8679

Buffalo Saint Paul’s Estonian Evangelical Lutheran Church
(Holy Trinity Lutheran Church)
1080 Main Street
Buffalo, NY  14209-2306
Contact: Pastor A. Roost
or Edgar Zirna, Chairman
(416) 778-5565
 
Eesti Üliõpilaste Toetusfind USA-s / Estonian Students Fund in USA
BOX 472
Rosendale, NY 12472

Estonian Võitlejate Ühing of Western New York State/Buffalo (Veterans Association)
2934 Cleverbank Road
Hamburg, NY  14075
Contact: A. Karjel

Long Islandi Eesti Kodu Majandav Toimkond/ Long Island Estonian Club Managing Committee
Estonian House
20 Middle Island Blvd
Middle Island, Ny 11953-1409  
Contacts: Sven Roosild & Valdur Pratka
Tel: (631) 744-1090

Estonian Võitlejate Ühing of Long Island (Veterans Association)
Contact: V. Pratka
9 Rustic Road
Yaphank, NY 11980

Estonian Agronomy Society
201 Kensington Road South
Garden City So., NY 11530
Contact: E. Park

NEW YORK CITY

New York Estonian House
243 East 34th Street
New York, NY  10016-4852
(212) 684-0336

New York Estonian House Organizations:

New York Estonian Educational Society / New Yorgi Eesti Haridusselts
Contact: Toomas Sõrra

New Yorgi Eesti Kool/ New York Estonian School
Contacts: Merike Barborak, Virve Lane
646-750-6872

New Yorgi Eesti Naiskoor/ New York Estonian Womens Chorus
Contact: Eha Brownell 

New Yorgi Eesti Meeskoor/ New York Estonian Male Chorus
Contact: Urmas Kärner
tel 914 238 3846
 
NYC Eesti Noorte Klubi/ Estonian Youth Organization in NYC 
Esinaine Gerda Vellore 
New Yorgi Eesti Seenioride Keskus/ New York Estonian Seniors
Contact: Laine Tigane
 
New Yorgi Eesti Rahvatantsu Rühm / New York Estonian Folk Dancing Group – Saare Vikat
Contact:  Liisi Vanaselja
tel 347-683-3632
 
Eesti Filatelistide Selts/ Estonian Philatelic Society 
Contact: Urmas Wompa 
 
New Yorgi Maleklubi/ New York Estonian Chess Club
Contact: Urmas Kärner 
tel 914 238 3846
 
Hundikari, skaudid/ New York Estonian Boy Scouts – Viikingi Lipkond
Contact: Arno Sokk
tel.: 203-364-0470 
 
New Yorgi Eesti Gaidid – Linnutee Lipkond/ New York Estonian Girl Scouts – Linnutee Lipkond
 
Eesti Spordiliit USA-s
Contact: Carl Skonberg

Estonian Relief Committee
243 East 34th Street
New York, NY 10016-4852
Contact: Toomas Kilm, president
Or: Virve Vaher
(212) 685-7467

Eesti Korporatsioonide Liit USA-s
243 East 34th Street
New York, NY 10016-4852
 
Eesti Kultuurfond Ameerika Ühendriigis
243 East 34th Street
New York, NY 10016-4852


OTHER NEW YORK CITY

Estonian American Chamber of Commerce & Industry
Krista Altok Tassa, President
157-61 17th Ave
Whitestone, NY 11357

New York Estonian Evangelical Lutheran Church 
Church: Lexington Avenue & 88th Street
Contact: Uudo Tari
(860) 633-6661
107 East 88 Street, Apt.2-B
New York, NY 10128
(212) 534-5704
 
Saint Paul’s Estonian Evangelical Lutheran Church 
155 East 22 Street
New York, NY
Contact: Pastor Thomas Vaga
(908) 370-8317, (home tel: 732-363-0532)



NORTH CAROLINA

Eestlaste Koondis Karoliinades (EKK) /
Estonian American Association of the Carolinas  
Kadi Kool  (esinaine)
919-345-6614
Eve-Ly Eiland (secretär)
919-729-1347

Honorary Consul in North Carolina
The position is temporarily vacant. 


OHIO

Cleveland Ohio Estonian Evangelical Lutheran Church
14550 Walking Stick Way
Strongsville, OH 44136
Contact: Karin Imbi Ruus, esinaine
(440) 238-0456

Estonian Cultural Garden
7073 E. Jefferson Drive
Mentor, OH 44060
Contact: Erika K. Puussaar, esinaine
(440) 946-6549
 
Estonian Honorary Consul for Ohio and Kentucky
Mary B. Nippert
2340 Dana Avenue
Cincinnati, Ohio 45208
(513) 658 6279


OREGON

Portland Estonian Society
Contact:Kalev Sepp

Estonian League of the West Coast Foundation/Eesti Organisatsioonide Liit Läänerannikul (Foundation)
Contact: Kalle Merilo
(503) 260-4739


SOUTH CAROLINA

Estonian Honorary Consul in Charleston, SC
Mr. Harry Huge
Operating region: State of South Carolina
25 East Battery Street
Charleston, SC 29401
(1 843) 735 5291

TEXAS

Dallas Estonian Society
Contact: Aino Alber
Telefon 972-596-0140

Houstoni Eesti Selts
Helen (Jurlau) Arnold. esinaine
11503 Craighead Dr.
Houston, TX 77025
Telefon 713-478-5949
Abi: Arved Plaks, telefon 281/481-1328

Estonian Honorary Consul in Houston, TX
Mr. Richard Drake
Operating region: State of Texas
1912 Buschong
Houston, TX 77039
(281) 442- 8247
(281) 449- 7642



WASHINGTON

Seattle Estonian Society
Contact: Kristi Urv-Wong, President

Estonian Honorary Consul in Seattle, WA
Mr. Paul Aarne Raidna
Operating region: State of Washington
950 N. 72nd Street, Suite 100
Seattle, WA 98103
(206) 812-1033
(206) 284-4061

 


WASHINGTON DC

Washington DC Estonian Society / Washington Eesti Selts (WES)
Contact: Mirjam Krull

Washingtoni Eesti Kool 
Contact: Kaia Kirchman 

Washington DC Estonian Folkdancers “Pillerkaar” 
Contact: Anu Oinas