The Polish Mission on your TV screen!

The Polish Mission returns from our toe-to toe bout with Anderson Cooper, Bill O’Reilley, and Dancing With the Stars to compete for the hearts and minds of television enthusiasts across Michigan and elsewhere…  For those of you who were able to tune in to PBS’ airing of Our Polish Story, sorry if we all seemed […]

Genealogy Roadshow: A Premiere Event

The Polish Mission presents the DPTV PBS Premiere of the Detroit Episode of Genealogy Roadshow with the POLANIE Dance & Song Ensemble and Traditional Polish Fare Pictured on our poster is Eugeniusz Okruta and his bride Genowefa Brońka. Their heartbreaking love story is set in Occupied Poland. Their story, and that of their daughter Genia, is […]

PBS and The Polish Mission

The Polish Mission is partnering this Fall with PBS to bring Polish Heritage and Culture to viewers — our first event was Friday, September 6th. Our Friends of Polish Mission volunteers joined PARI Directors Ceil Wendt Jensen and Dr. Hal Learman to host the phone bank for the Pledge Drive. During the breaks host Fred […]

Broadcasting Live Tonight!

Tune in tonight at 8 pm on Detroit’s PBS for The Polish Mission’s television debut!  PARI Co-Directors Ceil Jensen, MA, CG, Dr. Hal Learman, and our talented team of volunteers will be working the phones and sharing information on our programs and events, during a special musical presentation!  Click the banner on the homepage to […]

Genealogy Roadshow – PBS at The Polish Mission

The Polish Mission / PARI has been busy this summer contributing to the new PBS series “Genealogy Roadshow”. Our collaboration began with meeting  the research team at the National Genealogical Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. They were searching for family history stories from Metro Detroit, and our story features the Polish history of the Mission’s […]