If you cannot be present at our fundraising event, but you wish to support ARCS education programs, you are welcome to make a donation according to your budget and program interests. A donation of $150 will help us cover the fundraising event expenses, but any other amount will be highly appreciated. If you would like to support a specific program, please indicate your wish when you make the transaction. If you represent a business or an institution, please consult our sponsorship packages for all recognition and rewards options.
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Checks are welcome. Please address them to:American Romanian Cultural Society
1931 E Lynn St
Seattle, WA 98112
Credits: Ambassador Maior speaking at the University of Washington, Seattle, 2017
George Cristian Maior
His Excellency George Cristian Maior has been accredited as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Romania to the United States in June 2015. He is a university professor and PhD coordinator at the Department of International Relations and European Integration within the National School of Political Studies and Public Administration in Bucharest. He published a great number of articles and books covering topics from human rights and public law to international relations, strategic thinking, security and intelligence studies.
He was invited as keynote speaker at prestigious universities, organizations, and think-tanks (Harvard Kennedy School of Government, George Washington University, American University, National Intelligence University, Atlantic Council, Center for Strategic and International Studies, Chicago Council on Global Affairs, Center for European Policy Analysis, AIPAC, etc.). He is a member of the Honorary Board of Advisors of the "National Student Leadership Foundation."
The President of Romania awarded George Cristian Maior the National Order of "Faithful Service" in rank of Knight, the National Order "Star of Romania" in rank of Knight and the National Order "Star of Romania" in rank of Officer. In April 2014, he became a Knight of the "Legion of Honor" order, a title conferred by the President of France. In 2017, the Director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) awarded George Cristian Maior the "Earl Warren Medallion" for the outstanding partnership with the United States and exceptional leadership during his tenure as Director of Romanian Intelligence Service (SRI). Additionally, he is a Doctor Honoris Causa of the Military Technical Academy in Bucharest, of the "Andrei Saguna" University in Constanta and of the West University in Timisoara.
Matt Smith is a local actor and auctioneer. His charimatic presence will create a sense of community for our American and Romanian guests where everyone feels included, appreciated and part of a beautiful vision of friendship and multiculturalism. We are looking forward to spending a fun, engaging evening with Matt. You can find out more about his impressive, versatile career on his webite:
ARCS Fundraising Gala
|ARCS Fundraising Gala Ticket||$150|
ARCS Ambassador of Heritage Education · $1,000 and more
|Isabella Fu and Radu Palanca|
|Otilia and Tudor Baraboi|
ARCS Supporter of Heritage Education · $250 and more
|Ioana and Valentin Danciu|
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