Polish American Congress Charitable Foundation, Inc. (PACCF)
established as a Not- for-Profit Corporation under the State
of Illinois on July 13, 1971. The incorporators and first Board
of Directors of the PACCF were: Aloysius A. Mazewski,
Valentine Janicki, Adele Lagodzinski, Kazimierz Lukomski, and
Joseph L. Osajda. The PACCF is a 501 (c)(3) Internal
Revenue Code tax exempt organization.
PACCF was established for the purpose of assisting the
Polish American community for religious, charitable, scientific,
cultural and educational activities.
PACCF also provides medical supplies and equipment to
hospitals, rehabilitation centers, orphanages, and senior centers
in Poland and sponsors program of learning to American students
260 million of dollars of charitable assistance have been donated
by the PACCF through the end of year 2016.
whom does this money come? The money comes from generous individuals,
Polish American Congress State Divisions, fraternal organizations,
and from federal employees and military services through the
Independent Charities of America and Confined Federal Campaign.
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6645 N. OLIPHANT AVE., SUITE A, CHICAGO, IL 60631
have been three (4) presidents of the PACCF under whose
leadership charitable efforts have expanded: Aloysius A. Mazewski
(1971-1988) Edward J. Moskal (1988-2005), Virginia Sikora
(2005-2017) and Christopher T. Nowotarski (2018-Present).
T. Nowotarski - President:
Chicago, Illinois, Attorney at Law with Stone Pogrund &
Sikora - President Emeritus:
H. Tokarski - Vice-President:
Crown Point, Indiana; Attorney at Law; President Polish
American Congress, Indiana Division.
Trela - Vice-President/Treasurer:
Mt. Prospect, Illinois; Treasurer of Anawim Shelter for
the Homeless, Treasurer of Polish Women's Alliance Council
|Bo Padowski - Secretary:
Des Plaines, Illinois
Kuzma - Director:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: President and CEO of Polish Falcons.
M. Majka - Director:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Honorary Consul of the Republic
of Poland Southeastern Pennsylvania
(Bo) Padowski - Director:
Des Plaines, Illinois
Henryk Roztoczynski - Director:
Chicago, Illinois; Physician, M.D.
Penar - Director:
Niles, Illinois; National Director PAC, Director Gen. Wladyslaw
Anders Polish School; Polish Schools Coordinator from Polish
I - Provide needed medical supplies and equipment
II - Aid for Disabled
III - Diagnostic equipment for rehabilitation
Goal IV - Life saving surgery for infants and children
Goal V - Cultural and educational programs
Goal VI - Scholarship programs
Goal VII - Cultural student exchange programs