Unofficial "Ambassadors" Honored

Warsaw Voice
Published 10/4/06

Foreign Affairs Minister Anna Fotyga presented diplomas of merit Sept. 26 in Warsaw to individuals and institutions that have contributed to creating a positive image of Poland Europe and the world.

The 10 recipients include academics, artists and media outlets. The diplomas are granted annually.

Zygmunt Dyrkacz, owner and Artistic Director of the Chopin Theatre, the only professional thater institution promoting Polish theater in Chicago. He has been engaged in events saimed at the local Polish expatriate community for years, and has worked to introduce Polish culture to an American audience.