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Former Prime Minister Cimoszewicz Advocates for Karski

September 27, 2012

Former Polish Prime Minister Cimoszewicz spoke forcefully at the Mashable Social Good Summit on Sunday, September 23, 2012. His topic was "Jan Karski’s Legacy: Preventing Genocide in the Digital Age," a relevant topic to this conference about social media and the public good. »

Dramatic Short Video Made About Karski

September 24, 2012

A new video has been recently made about Jan Karski by the Museum of Polish History. »

Mashable Social Good Summit Blog from the UN Dispatch

September 24, 2012

Alexandra Duszak blogged about the impactful speech presented by former Polish Prime Minister Wlodzimierz Cimoszewicz about Jan Karski and the effect of social media on genocide, such as what Karski witnessed. »

Former Prime Minister of Poland to Speak on Karski in New York

September 19, 2012

Włodzimierz Cimoszewicz, Poland’s Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and the Former Prime Minister of Poland, will speak on behalf of the Jan Karski Educational Foundation at the Mashable/92Y Social Good Summit in New York City, on September 23, 2012. »

New Board Member Named, Chicago Attorney Don McNeil

September 16, 2012

The Jan Karski US Centennial Campaign is proud to announce a new Board member, Donald J. McNeil. Don is a successful attorney in Chicago. Read more about his background on the website's About Us page. »

Trademark Registration Received for Logo

August 12, 2012

We have just received the registration information regarding our mark, Jan Karski Humanity's Hero with the graphic. It is now officially registered and going forward we will be using the (R) with all representations of the mark. »

Thank You Received from President Obama

August 1, 2012

Jan Karski US Centennial Campaign Director Wanda Urbanska received the attached letter from President Barack Obama, acknowledging the gift of two copies of Karski's Story of a Secret State -- one hardcover, the other in softcover, in conjunction with his awarding the late Dr. Karski a Presidential Medal of Freedom this May. »

Warsaw Events Celebrate Karski Medal Award

June 14, 2012

The excitement over Jan Karski’s posthumous Presidential Medal of Freedom award extended from Washington DC to Warsaw, Poland. »

Joyous Medal Celebration at the Residence of the Polish Ambassador

June 4, 2012

Jan Karski’s posthumous Presidential Medal of Freedom award was celebrated at the Polish Ambassador’s new residence on Observatory Hill on May 29. »

Statement from the Polish Consul General in New York

June 2, 2012

Statement from the Polish Consul General in New York on the use of the outrageous “Polish death camp” phrase by President Barack Obama during the Presidential Medal of Freedom Award Ceremony at the White House. »

Statement by Jan Karski US Centennial Campaign on Presidential Reference To Death Camps

May 31, 2012

The Jan Karski US Centennial Campaign wishes to commend President Obama for awarding the Presidential Medal of Freedom to the late Jan Karski, who was the first to warn Western Allies of the Holocaust in occupied Poland, it is unfortunate that the term "Polish death camp" was used by the president in presenting America's highest civilian honor. »

Press Release: Dr. Jan Karski Receives the Presidential Medal of Freedom

May 29, 2012

President Barack Obama awarded today the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Dr. Jan Karski. The Presidential Medal of Freedom is America’s highest civilian honor. »

Georgetown University, Polish Consulate celebrate “Jan Karski Week”

May 7, 2012

The Windy City rolled out the red carpet to celebrate what amounted to “Jan Karski Week.” »

First Jan Karski Day Celebrated with Obama Announcement

April 30, 2012

The Polish Consulate in New York hosted the first annual Jan Karski Day at its exquisite de LaMar Mansion on 37th and Madison on April 24 with an exclusive and moving event, the highlight of which was the showing of President Obama's April 23 announcement that he would award Jan Karski with a posthumous Presidential Medal of Freedom later in the year. »

Dr. Jan Karski to Receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom

April 23, 2012

President Barack Obama announced today at the US Memorial Holocaust Museum that the late Dr. Jan Karski will be awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom later this year. »

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