On Wednesday, October 12th, 2016 a committee of three members; Mr. Dariusz Lachowski of the Polish Daily News; Ms. Magdalena Marczewska of the WPNA 1490 AM Radio Station and Halina Kuczynska representing the PNA Membership Department, met at the Home Office to review the photographs submitted at the 2016 PNA Photo Contest and choose its winners. This year's theme was "I love My Polish Heritage."
Each member was allowed to submit one 8 x 10 photo. The committee perused over the entries, looking at each photo with a close attention and chose ten best photos considering its originality as well as technique.
Winners of the 2016 PNA Photo Contest (in alphabetical order):
"On Our Way to the Game"
Maksymilian Bondyra, Perry Hall, MD
"My Favorite Meal"
Thaddeus Chapa, Merritt Island, FL
"Celebrating Grandparents 40th Anniversary"
Kimberly Chrostowski-Roland, Portland, OR
"Even the Oceans Cannot Tear Us Apart"
Victor Kowalinski-Manalac, Los Angeles, CA
"Passing the Power to a New Generation"
Christine Lesinski, Randolph, VT
Helaina Motts, Northville, MI
Trisha Motts, Northville, MI
Virginia Nemecek, Cleveland, OH
Amy Niemecek, Garfield Hts., OH
Dante Taliani, New Kensington, PA