New York, May 15, 2022
Celebrating our National Albanian Hero Gjergj Kastrioti Skenderbeu, brought together hundreds of Albanians living in the US and honorary guest from our ancestry territories in the Balkans.
Mayor Eric Adams said Albanians are the most hardworking and among the best New Yorkers you can find, he to feels Albanian and was happy to celebrate with our community.
Chuck Schummer greeted us in Albanian with Ju Dua Shume, I love You so much.
Proud day for our community said Mark Gjonaj Albanian American Businessman turned politician who also organized this event together with AAOHA and 70+ Albanian American organizations in tri-state area. He continued Thank you to all our sponsors for making this possible and everyone who came out to celebrate with us on this historic day for our community.
AAOHA had the great pleasure of being the Host of the event and the founder Aleksander Nilaj addressed the crowd with a speech in which he marks the probably the most important thing amongst Albanians, that we all get Together around our Greatest National Hero Gjergj Kastrioti Skenderbeu no matter the religion or the region where we come from.
Photos by Dritan Haxhia
AlbaPRO Pictures of Team AAOHA
Also, Check out the video below of the same event being featured on VOA in Albanian