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U.S. Humanitarian Assistance Program Funds Help Renovate The Toddlers’ Kitchen in the Municipality of Silistra

On Wednesday, June 24, LTC Jay Smith, Chief of the Office of Defense Cooperation at the U.S. Embassy in Bulgaria, and Silistra Mayor, Mr. Yulian Naydenov, will inaugurate the recently renovated Toddlers’ Kitchen in the Municipality of Silistra. The U.S. Government invested $120,000 USD in this project. The staff of the Toddlers’ Kitchen  used the ...
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U.S. Humanitarian Assistance Program Funds Help Renovate Ivan Hadzhyiski Primary School in the Municipality of Troyan

On Friday, May 29, Marc Dillard, Political and Economic Counselor at the U.S. Embassy in Bulgaria, and Lovech Regional Governor Mr. Madlena Nicheva will inaugurate the recently renovated Ivan Hadzhyiski Primary School in the Municipality of Troyan. The U.S. Government invested $219,000 USD in this project. The staff of Ivan Hadzhyiski School used the funds ...
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U.S. Humanitarian Assistance Program Funds Help Renovate Bell Kindergarten in the Municipality of Haskovo

On Thursday, May 14, Col. James Crowhurst, Senior Defense Official for the U.S. Embassy in Bulgaria, and Haskovo Regional Governor Mr. Dobri Belivanov will inaugurate the recently renovated Bell Kindergarten in the Municipality of Haskovo. The U.S. Government invested $200,000 USD in this project. The staff of the Bell Kindergarten used the funds from the ...
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Security Leadership for Non-Security Professionals Workshop

On May 5, 2015, the Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC), Bulgaria Country Council, held a workshop on Security Leadership for Non-Security Professionals at the Hilton Hotel, Sofia. Two-and-a-half years after Ambassador Ries launched OSAC in Sofia, the Council met for its 13th event, which was followed by a farewell cocktail for one of its founding ...
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Ambassador Ries, Nessebar Mayor Inaugurate AFCP Large Grant Project at St. John Aliturgetos Church in Nessebar

The U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce that on April 27, 2015, Amb. Marcie B. Ries and Nessebar Mayor Nikolay Dimitrov took part in a ceremony marking the beginning of restoration of the 14th century medieval church of St. John Aliturgetos in Nessebar. The work is being supported by the largest grant to Bulgaria to ...
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