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tolerance, dialogue and friendship

Mission & Vision

  • FEBA, Federation of Balkan American Association has a mission to preserve and enhance the rich and diverse Balkan cultures.
  • The goal is to sustain Balkan cultures and languages and to transmit these values to younger generations encourag­ing them to be positive and productive citizens of the United States.
  • FEBA also strives to strengthen the cultural ties between the people of the United States and the Balkans promoting tolerance, dialogue and friendship.
  • FEBA’s vision is to make the Balkan Americans well- integrated and successful citizens of the United States of America.

PRESIDENT’S CORNER

“Cultural Diversity” is an inevitable consequence of globalization. While this growing trend towards cultural diversi­fication is fundamentally enriching humanity, unfortunately it has become the source of conflict in socio-political fights as well. Often, this increasing trend towards diversity is framed in a way which  triggers fear, xenophobia, racism, exclusion, violence, radical reactions and segregation. As a consequence, diversity may come to be perceived as a threat to peace and the natural structure of the  society. However, these problems do not arise from the fundamental nature of diversity, but rather  from individuals: those who, ignorantly or maliciously, would twist the idea of diversity into a  pretext to fight.

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Education

Weekend school, mentorship program, college counseling, SAT & ACT preparation

Academic Events

FEBA Academic Events offer unique experiences for students, professionals, and anyone who want to know more about the Balkans.

Teach & Travel

FEBA Academic Events offer unique experiences for students, professionals, and anyone who want to know more about the Balkans.

As an Albanian-American in America we are already exposed to two different cultures but to be exposed to other people at out age is a completely new experience.

Mackenzie GajdaSummer Camp attender

One of the most memorable experiences I’ve ever had.

Anisa K.Summer Camp attender