Head Eesti sõbrad!
Dear Friends of Estonia!
Eesti rahva hüvanguks olete panustanud nii jõu kui ka nõuga 27 aastat. Suur tänu teile hoolivuse ja usalduse eest.
Teie eelistate hariduse, tervishoiu, noorsoo tegevuse ja kultuuri toetamist. Seda Fond vahendab nii kuidas võimaldab sissetulek ja partnerlus Eesti organisatsioonidega.
You have told us what you prefer. Your preferences have been followed. Thank you for caring and for trusting us to follow through.
TWO MAJOR GRANTS WERE RECEIVED IN 2020
1) The final disbursement of $55,000 was received from theHilda Kaepa estate for the support of the Tartu Christian Adolescents’ Home; and 2) Ms. Tiiu Kera donated $8,000 for the support of Tartu University’s Viljandi Culture Academy, the Estonian Institute of Historical Memory and HarkujarveCommunity Church.
AID TO YOUTH-SERVING ORGANIZATIONS CONTINUED
Bethel Congregation’s Social Center in Tallinn, received $23,000. The Tartu Christian Adolescents’ Home received $85,000 toward the conversion of an existing auxiliary building into housing for its young people. The money for the conversion was distributed from the bequest of Hilda Kaepa. Vanaema Juures Family Support Center in Rapla received $42,000 for renovation and operating expenses.
SUPPORT FOR EDUCATION AND CULTURAL ENTERPRISES
Noarootsi Gümnaasium received $6,000 to support its English language program. A student at the Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre received a $3,600 scholarship from the fund established in 2018 with a $50,000 grant from Epp Tsirk in in honor of Tõnu Kaljuste. The Estonian Institute of Historical Memory received $3,500 and the Center for Estonian Folk Culture, $3,500 from Ms. Tiiu Kera. Loovlend MTU received $10,000 to support talented and gifted musicians from the bequest of Ms. McNally who was a music lover. The Estonian Academy of the Arts received $1,250 from Mr. Jaan Holt for a scholarship for architectural students. Due to the COVID pandemic, no funds were distributed in 2020 from the Elmericeand Andreas Traks Scholarship Fund to Tartu University students. However, the University resumed limited scholarships in 2021.
Estonian American Fund for Economic Education, Inc. Statement of Support. Revenue and Expenses, and Change in Fund Balance for the year ended 12.31.2020
PUBLIC SUPPORT AND REVENUE
Contributions $ 105,536
Program services expenses 179,120
Support services expenses 11,792
Total Expenses 190,912
Investment income 177,098
Unrealized gain 337,878
Total investment income 514,976
Revenue over expenses 429,600
Fund balance January 1, 2020 $5,029,295
December 31, 2020 $5,458,895
Thank you for your generous support!
Thank you for your generous support!
Donor Appreciation 2020
Mari Arulaid, Tiiu Csermely, Tiina and Agu Ets, Jaan Holt, Ene Inno, Siret and Jaak Jurison, Tiiu Kera and Norman Wolfe, Peter and Sue Kopperman, Vaike Külvet, Tiina Liiv, Helmi Lutsep, M.D., Helina Piano, Rein and Anu Pirn, Tonis and Maud Tilk, Imre Lipping, Enel Merend, Bernard Schneider
Tiia Carswell, Vivian and Gunnar Ellam,Linda Frey, Rauno Joks, M.D., Liina Keerdoja, Helmut and Ligita Lutsep, Heikki Parts, Malle Portway, Haldi Svanberg, Juri Tint, Thomas Troost, M.D., Mare Valgemae
Erika Andreas, Ago and Aade Ambre, John and Barbara Ambre, Arvo B. Ederma, M.D., Ulle Ederma, Estonian Society of Central Florida, Helle Hantho, Anne Ise, Helle and Kenneth Martin, Helvi Nesenbergs, Anne Ilme Pagi, Jakob Partna, Andres Ruetman, Inge and Sven Ruetman, Toivo and Annelie Sober, Ruth Sootaru, Linda Heinaru Strup, Rein Taagepera, H. Kristi Valge, Marie and Sven Valgemae, Jaak Vilms, Juta Zacharski
Riina Batish, John and Carol Berggren, Mall Blumfeld, Vello Ederma, Christian and Janne Einberg, Elaenor Gressel, Ellinor Halmay, Evi Kallas, Aavo Kõiv, Malle Kollom, David. M. Krashna, Malle Lantz, Lya Karm, M.D., and Joseph Laukitis, M.D.,Thomas Kuuskvere, Kira K. Lueders, Eve and Juri Martinson, Eha McDonnell, Marie Monaco, Hando Nahkur, Tiiu Nurm, Helmut and Antje Oja, Ursula Paap, Maria Pedak-Kari, Gilda Karu, Tamara Knehnetsky, Aili Labidas, Ene Piirak, Charles Parl, Jaak and Luisa Pedak, Arno Puskar, Paul Raidna, Jack B. Riismandel, Silvia Rock, S. Roosild, Karin and Hans Ruus, Aire and William Salmre, Aet Sandstrom, Monika Senzer, Olavi Siiman, Toomas Sorra, M.D., Merike Tamm, Eda and Uno Taps, Jaan Teetsov, Maie Toomsoo, Arvid and Imbi Truumees, Juri Tults, Sirje Uriko, Paul Vesterstein, Jaak Vikati
Payton Altman, Tiiu and Ylo Anson, Aida M. Arita, Paul Attemann, Merike Bierbruner, Lia Bittar, Wallace and Tiiu Christner, Angela Dupin, Linda Einpaul, Jacqueline Garland, Patricia Gehring, Helgi Goppelt, Marika Harvey, Donna Lea Heald, Edith Heitur, Maire Jaanus, Annamae Kelleher, R. M. Kendrick, M.D., Tõnu Kiesel, M.D., Erik Kisa, M.D., Rein and Eda Kosenkranius, Maria Koiva, Pia Stegers, Aili K. Lenhart, Helvi Maie Lippand, Helvi and Tiina Maripuu, Maano and Epp Milles, Patricia Mirza, Hillevi and Sven Paul, Eve Perri, Liisa Petersen, Karl E. Petersen, Raul Pettai, Karin Pessa, Siiri Puust, Vello Puust, Ülle and Peep Saluri, Hele Mall Sibul, Arvi Sinka, M.D., Paavo Sumera, Tiina Taagepere and Marcus Vaska, Virve Vaher, Ado and Kay Valge, Jack Vesiloik, Jennifer and Donald Youngren