SAVE THE DATE: Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018
The Balzekas Museum’s 52nd Annual Award of Excellence Gala
The Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian Culture proudly announces that the 2018 “Man of the Year” is The Hon. Marijus Gudynas, the current Director of the Department of Lithuanians Abroad at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania. Among other responsibilities, Mr. Gudynas served as Lithuania’s Consul General in Chicago and the midwestern United States from 2012 to 2017.
Mr. Gudynas receives the Museum’s Excellence Award for his service to Lithuania and Lithuanians worldwide and his dedicated pursuit of friendship, freedom, and democracy for all people and nations. He will be honored at the Museum’s Annual Excellence Award Dinner on Sept. 30, 2018. Everyone is warmly invited to attend.