30th International Conference of WELCOME CLUB INTERNATIONAL (WCI), held under the auspices of the Minister of Culture Mr. Daniel Herman and Ms. Eva Kislingerová, Deputy Mayor of the Capital City of Prague and the Prague City Hall, took place in magnificent Tančící dům with splendid views across the city. At the venue María Fernanda ARDUINO de Obiglio de Brazil was elected a new President of Welcome Club International while renowned artist Helena Kroftová Leisztner was awarded with MARIANA ADAIR AWARD INTERNATIONAL for her lifetime art work and philanthropy.
This organization is non-profit association of international women”s clubs. Its purpose is to unite a worldwide network of independent international women’s clubs around the world that share a common goal of cross-cultural education and friendship. WCI began in 1989 and every two year organizing conferences all over the world. This year Alena Klenot and Sarka de Jong organized conference in Prague. In another two year this conference will be held in Washington D.C.