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The Hungary Initiatives Foundation

The Hungary Initiatives Foundation is an independent, US-based non-partisan and non-profit organization committed to strengthening the understanding and cooperation between Hungary and the Unites States of America. The Foundation is the first of its kind in the long history of the Hungarian diaspora. The American Hungarian Folklore Centrum [AHFC] was established in 1978 as non-profit organization dedicated to the dissemination of Hungarian folklore through the private and scholarly life of North America. The AHFC is a division of the American Hungarian Educators Association.  Every program the AHFC organizes or manages are geared to the public but are rooted in the Hungarian community. Some of the programs and projects include the American Hungarian Museum in New Jersey, sponsoring Hungarian folk ensembles and tours for Hungarian folk artists, giving scholarship support to Hungarian youth, and sponsoring festivals and workshops.


Hungarian Heritage Festival in Belmont, CA



 Hungarian Heritage Foundation

The mission of the Hungarian Heritage Foundation of the San Francisco Bay Area is to promote, share and educate the public about Hungarian culture, language and art, by building on the cooperative and creative energy of the SF Bay Area Hungarian-American community.


  East Bay Hungarian Educational Group

The East Bay Hungarian Educational Group is a non-profit organization established in May 2016 that operates a Hungarian School located in Walnut Creek, CA.
Our organization’s primary mission is to provide cultural, educational and language development for children of Hungarian heritage. However, our current programs also include Hungarian classes for adults, as well as an array of extracurricular activities and family programs for the community.

Ethnic Dance Organizations

Ethnic Dance Theatre


The Radost Folk Ensemble

The Radost Folk Ensemble is an ethnic dance company based in Seattle, Washington, dedicated to teaching, preserving and presenting the dance traditions of Eastern Europe. The ensemble has a 36-year history and a reputation of bringing the color, energy and precision of Eastern European and Balkan culture to the concert stage. It presents the music, song and dance of Croatia, Bosnia, Macedonia, Bulgaria, Romania, and Hungary, with the splendor of authentic costumes and live music on traditional instruments.

Brigham Young University’s International Folk Dance Ensemble

IFDE performs an extensive repertoire of dance and music from around the world in stunning traditional folk costumes. This program provides dancers with rigorous dance training in recreational and staged cultural dance. Performance opportunities for the IFDE are abundant, locally, nationally and internationally. Performance tours occur annually, which may include performances at international folk dance festivals or in professional concert venues.

St. Olaf College Veselica International Dance Company

Veselica is a student dance company with a global perspective that strives to spread awareness of dance from around the world.