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RNA Helps Bethany Girls’ School and Orphanage

In 2018, Sister Mary, head of The Bethany School and Girls’ Orphanage in Palestine, asked for help to buy a new van. The RNA contributed toward the $40,000 needed, for Sister Mary to not only buy the van pictured, but to have additional funds for medical treatments, school supplies and other pressing needs.  The orphanage is situated in an area [...]

By | February 2nd, 2019|Categories: Charity Work|0 Comments

In Memoriam: Ivan Sergeievich Obolensky

It is with great regret that the Board of Directors of the Russian Nobility Association in America announces the death of our Chairman Emeritus and former Treasurer, Prince Ivan Sergeievich Obolensky-Neledinsky-Meletsky on the 29th of January, 2019. Ivan Sergeievich was the son of Prince Sergei Platonovich Obolensky (1890 - 1978) and Ava Alice Muriel Astor (1902 - 1956). On his [...]

By | January 29th, 2019|Categories: In Memoriam|0 Comments

RNA Supports Tsar Nicholas II Exhibition

The Russian Nobility Association provided a grant to the Russian History Museum in Jordanville, NY for the exhibition Last Days of the Last Tsar. The special exhibition, commemorating the 100th anniversary of the tragic death of Nicholas II, his family, and loyal attendants, opened to the public on July 17, 2018 - exactly 100 years from the death of [...]

By | December 30th, 2018|Categories: Charity Work|0 Comments

2018 RNA Christmas Party

On December 4  the Russian Nobility Association in America celebrated their annual Christmas party in the ballroom of New York's Cosmopolitan Club. The event, which included festive refreshments and hors d'oeuvres, featured live music, and serves as an annual "thank you" event for the members of the Association, and our many supporters over the previous year. Mr. John L. Pouschine, [...]

By | December 5th, 2018|Categories: Events|0 Comments

Scherbatow Lecture: Last Days of the Last Tsar

On Thursday, November 15, over 25 intrepid souls ventured forth into the snow and ice to attend “Last Days of the Last Tsar,” a lecture to benefit the Prince Alexis Scherbatow Scholarship Fund.    The lecture, presented by Michael Perekrestov (E.D., Russian History Museum) and Nicholas B.A. Nicholson (SVP, Freeman’s Auction) was a look into the exceptional new exhibition currently [...]

By | November 16th, 2018|Categories: Lectures|0 Comments

Death of Irina Dvorjitsky SanFilippo

May 10, 1921 - August 10, 2018 It is with profound regret that the Board of the Russian Nobility Association announces the death of our beloved secretary, board member, patroness, and friend, Irina Dvorjitsky SanFilippo, who reposed in the Lord yesterday morning. The reality of this loss to émigré life has not yet sunk in. Irina was one of the [...]

By | August 10th, 2018|Categories: In Memoriam|0 Comments