Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Alexander and Crown Princess Katherine were the guests of honor at a reception hosted by the Serbian Bar Association of America at the Gallery at Green River in Chicago.

SBAA president Marko Duric welcomed Their Royal Highnesses to the reception and introduced Lifeline Chicago Vice President, Milena T Bajich, PsyD, who spoke about Lifeline’s 23 year connection to the American Serbian community in Chicago and the Midwest. Dr Bajich introduced HRH Crown Prince Alexander to the assembled guests, who listened intently to his remarks before introducing HRH Crown Princess Katherine to address the group.

Princess Katherine spoke with passion about the continuing need for medical and social programs that address the needs of the most underserved, vulnerable populations in Serbia. Her Royal Highness believes that there are no borders when it comes to human suffering.

All the attendees were very encouraged and honored to attend this reception at Gallery at Green River, where all together they were discussed wider humanitarian cooperation. Following the formal remarks, Their Royal Highnesses engaged in discussions with individuals and small groups about specific humanitarian efforts in Serbia and how they can get involved with the foundation and Lifeline going forward.


About the SBAA: The Serbian Bar Association’s along with its sister organization, the Serbian Bar Association Foundation, has served the Serbian-American community since its founding over 25 years ago. The mission of the SBAA is to maintain and advance the honor and dignity of the legal profession, especially amongst lawyers of Serbian ancestry.

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