Russian-American Community Center of Florida
RACCF Information Office, 407-512-6587
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Russian Community to Honor 70th Anniversary of Leningrad Blockade
WINTER PARK, Fla. (January 15, 2014) The Russian-American Community Center of Florida (RACCF) will host a ceremony “Nobody is forgotten, Nothing is forgotten!” on January 26, 2014 at 14:00 in downtown Orlando. The event is dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the city of Leningrad from the Nazi blockade DURING World War II. Veterans of World War II and blockade survivors from the entire state of Florida will gather for this special event.
The program includes:
- Photo exhibition about life in besieged Leningrad between 1941-1944 , telling the immortal feats of Leningradites
- Recognition and honor of World War II veterans and blockade survivors
- Live theatrical and music performances
Leningrad blockade survivors, World War II veterans, members of their families and others who love the hero city of Leningrad are invited. Admission is free by invitation. Detailed information and a full program of events will be specified in the invitation which will be sent upon registration.
Please register online to receive an invitation at Russian-American Center’s website: http://raccf.com/blockade. For questions contact the center by phone at 407-512-6587 or send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Russian language has been identified as the ninth most common language in the US, with over 881,000 speakers nationwide and 224,000 of that group living in Florida.
Founded in 2010, the Russian-American Community Center of Florida is a nonprofit, public charity serving Russian speakers living in the state of Florida through community events, cultural programs, language schools, compatriot services and linguistic assistance. RACCF Offices are located in Winter Park and Sarasota; organizers located in Orlando, Kissimmee, Oviedo, Tampa Bay, St Petersburg, Tallahassee, Palm Beach, Miami, Sunny Isles, Palm Coast and Jacksonville.
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Board Chairman and President
Russian-American Community Center of Florida, Inc.
2054 State Rd 436, Unit 105
Winter Park, FL 32792
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