With JBANC’s Baltic Advocacy Week a few days away, now is the time to reach out to your Representative’s office. Please refer to this guide if you have any questions about how to set up a meeting. The House of Representatives is in recess and in their home districts forContinue Reading

PRESS RELEASE: For Immediate Release Contact: jbanc@jbanc.org The Joint Baltic American National Committee Thanks Congress for NATO Support The recent NATO Summit and subsequent events have emphasized the importance for the Joint Baltic American National Committee, Inc. (JBANC) to reiterate its support of NATO. JBANC understands that the strength ofContinue Reading

On April 13, Representative Anthony Brown (D-MD) introduced a resolution that celebrates the centennials of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania (H.Res.826). As of today, June 12, the resolution is referred to House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats and has 24 co-sponsors. The resolution congratulates Baltic states onContinue Reading

The Baltic communities in DC are developing a nice tradition. It’s a gathering of young Baltic activists to engage in discussion and dialogue, to share experiences, and to better understand Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania. The first such evening event was organized in late October by the Lithuanian community at theContinue Reading

On December 7, the Joint Baltic American National Committee, (JBANC), representing central organizations of Americans of Estonian, Latvian, and Lithuanian heritage, and the embassies of the Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania, hosted a House Baltic Caucus (HBC) reception, celebrating the 20th anniversary of the HBC and honoring the newest members ofContinue Reading