Swiss Center of North America Receives Donations to Support Genealogical Research
October 28, 2021
On September 28, 2021, at the Rathaus in Glarus, Switzerland, two generous donations were presented to the Swiss Center of North America's President Beth Zurbuchen.
The Swiss Center's donation came from the Stiftung (Foundation) zur Erforschung der Auswanderung aus dem Canton Glarus and is to be used to support genealogical research. The Swiss Historical Village of New Glarus received a grant from the government of Canton Glarus to update its Hall of History.
These checks were in recognition of the 175th anniversary of the New Glarus settlement. The donations were presented to Zurbuchen by...