PWA President Virginia Sikora Assumes Presidency of PAC

Chicago, IL-Virginia Sikora, President of Polish Women's Alliance of America and First Vice President of the Polish American Congress, will serve as President of PAC, filling the vacancy in the office left by the death of Edward Moskal on March 22, 2005. Mrs. Sikora will serve as President until the next election meeting of the PAC which will be held later this year.
Virginia Sikora had been elected First Vice President of the PAC in November 2004. Polish American Congress is an umbrella organization representing hundreds of Polish American organizations throughout the United States. Its national headquarters are in Chicago, Illinois, and it was founded in 1944. Polish Women's Alliance was one of the charter members of PAC and PWA President Honorata Wolowska was part of the historic PAC delegation that met with President Roosevelt in the White House as World War II was drawing to a close.
At a meeting of the PAC Executive Board held on April 13, 2005, a proclamation was issued setting forth the tenets of the new leadership, which are to continue in the transition to fulfill the stated goals and objectives of PAC. A meeting of National Directors of PAC was held in Chicago on May 5-7, 2005.