Archive 2021


The volunteers and representatives of the Albanian-American Community of Illinois (AACI)will host the celebration of Albanian’s Independence Day 2021. We look forward to seeing all of you at this event. Please inform your friends and families.

Date: November 25, 2021 @ 6:30 PM.

Address: Diplomat West 681 W North Ave, Elmhurst, IL 60126

How to make a reservation?

1) Quck Pay with Zelle: Use our official email:

2) Venmo: Use our official email:

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If you need additional confirmation from one of the volunteers about the payment you have submitted, please email Someone will get back to you shortly. Please bring proof of your payment at the event to show proof to the organizers.

There will not be a physical ticket issued before the event. Volunteers are keeping close track of all tickets that are paid in advance and seats will be guaranteed. Seats will not be guaranteed for anyone who does not pre-pay, or purchases a ticket on the last day (Nov. 25, 2021). Tickets are not refundable to anyone who can't participate due to their own circumstance.

Thank you and we look forward in celebrating with all of you this magnificent historic day.


Miq të Komunitetit,

Tradita vazhdon edhe këtë vit, duke filluar me kremtimet e festës së Pavarësisë së Shqipërisë, Komuniteti organizon ngritjen e Flamurit Kombëtar në qender të Chicagos.

*** Per shkak te masave Anti-Covid, eventi do te mbahet ne Daley Plaza vetem (jashte) per ceremoninë e ngirtjes së Flamurit, dhe NUK do të këtë program brenda në Daley Center.

Address: 50 W Washington St, Chicago, IL 60602

Albanian American Networking Event

The Albanian American Community of Illinois is hosting its 2nd Annual Professional Reception at ArtSpace 8 Gallery. Come and network with fellow Albanian Professionals in the Greater Chicago Area. Professionals from all industries are welcomed and students are encouraged to attend.

There will be a $10 cover charge. Drinks will be served.

We hope to see you all there!



**Requests only within Illinois**

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Kerko Ndihme- Ofro Ndihme

"Trying times for all of us- COVID-19"

During the harsh situation that has stricken our world, we are here to unite the community.

If you are in NEED of help or CAN help, let's get together and help each other.

Take a minute and complete this form. "In need" requests will be published on our Facebook page (anonymously) regularly. People that can fulfill them can send a Direct Message to us or submit this form by indicating "Donor", and we will get the parties in touch.


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