Past Grants

coming soon

Polish Home Association

$10,640 in support of producing the PHA documentary movie PASSING THE TORCH, in payments to Hemlock Productions and other providers and filmmakers for film shooting, editing and other production costs. This grant included $4,800 that SPF received for the movie from the 4Culture Foundation
$7,270 in support of the PHA’s 100-year anniversary celebrations
$1,750 in support of general operations, as a 25% share of the Pierogi Fest profits
$1,670 in support of several cultural events at the Polish Cultural Center including performances by Stanislaw Gorka, Jan Sienkiewicz, Maria Nowotarska, and Folk Dancing Troupe Jedliniok, as well as in support of a piano recital by pianist Janusz Olejniczak at Benaroya Hall
$1,500 in support a number of small renovation projects around the Polish Cultural Center/Polish Home building including Hall and upstairs bathroom remodeling

Polish Women’s Club

$1,750 to the Polish Women’s Club in support of general operations, as a 25% share of the Pierogi Fest profits

Seattle-Gdynia Sister City Association

$1,000 to support the Seattle Polish Film Festival

Polish Choir Vivat Musica

$1,000 in support of their cultural programs

Polish School in Seattle

$700 to support Polish language education in Pacific NW

University of Washington Polish Studies Endowment Committee

$500 to support UW Polish Studies events

Korczak Conference in Seattle

$500 to the organizers of the Korczak Conference in Seattle to support the conference

Niziol Family

$500 to the Niziol family in support of the family after Sebastian’s death

Dr. Justyna Budzik

$400 to Dr. Justyna Budzik honoring her involvement in Kino OKO and film programs at the Polish Cultural Center

Michael Reagan Fallen Heroes

$250 to support the ongoing art project honoring Polish soldiers who died on missions in Iraq and Afghanistan

G. Tyminski

$150 to G. Tyminski to support the Inka Sedzikowna and the Cursed Soldiers exhibition

Polish Home Association

$200.00 for Entertainer – Norwid
$970.62 Freezer addition
$529.38 Freezer addition
$300.00 for Entertainer – Kombii
$2,020.00 to PHA as 25% contribution from Pierogi Fest

A. Herbst

$718.27 for movie production re: A. Herbst life

Blue Horizon Films

$700.00 for movie production re: A. Herbst life

J. Gromadzka

$1,000.00 Medical expenses for family
$500.00 Medical expenses for family

K. Kuczewski

$258.19 A. Herbst funeral

Michael Reagan Foundation

$534.42 for Fallen Soldiers Project
$500.00 for Fallen Soldiers Project

Polish Women’s Club

$600.00 for Pierogi
$2,020.00 to PHA-Ladies Auxiliary as 25% contribution from Pierogi Fest

Ruzgar Paluch

$250.00 Artist donation

Seattle Polish Film Festival

$1,000.00 SPFF

UWPSEC

$535.26
$535.26

ZHP (scouts)

$800.00 ZHP meeting trip

A. Babcock

$192.25 for support of Szkola Polska

A. Haapasaari

$1,000.00 for Travel to Poland

B. Michalak

$104.00 for Fallen Soldiers Project

B. Niesulowski

$170.42 Polish 1918/????

J. Gromadzka

$1,000.00 Medical expenses for family

Janusz Radgowski

$300.00 to support marathon

Kaszuby

$1,200.00 for Hufiec

Kozlowski Sister

$500.00 Education support

Michael Reagan Foundation

$430.42 for Fallen Soldiers Project
$1,323.00 for Fallen Soldiers Project

Polish Home Association

$200.00 for Entertainer – Duo Klavitarre Group
$600.00 for Entertainer – Kaminski movie
$200.00 for Entertainer – Stan Boris show
$200.00 for Entertainer – Karski movie
$200.00 for Entertainer – Wasilewski Trio
$200.00 for Entertainer – Gorka show
$201.64 for shelves in freezer
$180.00 for Entertainer – Nowotarska show

Seattle Gdynia Sister City

$500.00 Film Festival

Slawomir Grunberg

$150.00 for Log TV

Szkola Polska – Eastside

$500.00 General expenses
$500.00 General expenses

A. Kroczek

$350.00 for Art work

Blue Horizon Films

$1,000.00 for movie production re: A. Herbst life
$1,450.00 for movie production re: A. Herbst life
$120.00 for movie production re: A. Herbst life
$1,500.00 for movie production re: A. Herbst life

K. Tarnawczyk

$100.00 Graduation award

Maria Babcock

$100.00 for support of Szkola Polska

Michael Reagan Foundation

$1,568.99 for Fallen Soldiers Project

Mt Zion Baptist Church

$100.00 For use of parking lot for Pierogi Fest

Polish Home Association

$200.00 for Entertainer – Pola Negri show
$200.00 for Entertainer – Hebrydy
$2,500.00 for projector for upstairs productions

Polish Scouts Kaszuby

$1,200.00 ZHP meeting expenses

Seattle Polish Film Festival

$810.00 SPFF
$500.00 SPFF

Szkola Polska – Eastside

$800.00 for support of Szkola Polska
$800.00 for support of Szkola Polska

UWPSEC

$2,350.00
$188.00

Victoria Nakowski

$100.00 for support of Szkola Polska

Vivat Musica

$1,000.00 Choir expenses and costumes

Young Polanie

$450.00 for support of children’s group w/costumes

Blue Horizon Films

$1,500.00 for movie production re: A. Herbst life
$1,500.00 for movie production re: A. Herbst life

Grzybowski

$200.00 Artist support

Kosciuszko Foundation

$100.00 for support of Foundation

New Vision

$500.00 for support of Art Exhibition

Polish Home Association

$500.00 for Entertainer – Jedliniok, incl transporation & meals
$990.03 for Stage renovation
$5,000.00 for screen and HD projector

Seattle Polish Film Festival

$500.00 SPFF

T. Davis

$172.56 for new lecturn upstairs for programs

Trip to Nowhere

$1,100.00 for support of the project “Trip to Nowhere”

UWPSEC

$742.00
$1,650.00

Polish Home Association

$15,000 towards the debt from the Expansion Project at the Polish Cultural Center / Polish Home.

Blue Horizon Films

$2,000 towards a documentary movie about WWII pilot Alex Herbst.

NW Council Chopin Foundation

$350 towards organization of 2013 Chopin Festival in Seattle.

Polish Home Association

In kind donation of the PHF share in the Accutemp steamer model E62401D060 to the Polish Home Association.
$10,000 to the Polish Home Assn. in Seattle towards the debt from the Expansion Project at the Polish Cultural Center / Polish Home.
$5,000 towards the debt from the Expansion Project at the Polish Cultural Center / Polish Home.
$5,000 towards the debt from the Expansion Project at the Polish Cultural Center / Polish Home.
$400 to support the Young Polanie Children Group.
$200 to support the VOX group concert.
$5,000 towards the debt from the Expansion Project at the Polish Cultural Center / Polish Home.
$15,000 towards the debt from the Expansion Project at the Polish Cultural Center / Polish Home.

Seattle-Gdynia Sister City Association

$500 to support the Seattle Polish Film Festival.

Polish Soccer Club

$1,500 to support participation in the 2012 All Nations Cup.

Radio Wisła

$300 to support local Polish language radio.

Polish School in Seattle

$500 for the awards for the students and educational materials.

Polish School in Bellevue

$700 for the awards for the students and educational materials.

Polish Force NW Sports Team

$500 to support their participation in the Ski to Sea race.
$1,500 towards the new equipment & team costumes.