I.P.A. Certificate of Appreciation

 

Recipients of the International Polka Assoc.’s 

Certificate of Appreciation. 

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This certificate is given to those individuals, bands, groups or organizations, who celebrated a milestone within the polka field.

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October 8, 2017 – Gary Brueggen

  • In recognition of your 35 years of entertaining the public with Polka Music.  Thank you and Congratulations.

October 8, 2017 – Willard Brueggen

  • In recognition of your 70 years of entertaining the public with Polka Music.  Thank you and Congratulations.

September 17, 2017 – Polka Booster Club of America

  • In recognition of your efforts to promote Polka Music in the Michigan area and your support of Polka Music throughout the country.   Thank you and Congratulations on your 50th Anniversary.

August, 2017 – Mark Janson

  • In recognition of your efforts to promote Polka Music by producing the Summer Music Fest for 30 consecutive years in Frankenmuth, Michigan and your support of Polka Music throughout the country. Thank you and Congratulations on your 30th Anniversary.

May 21, 2017 – International Music Association

  • In recognition of 35 years of Polka promotion in the Toledo, Ohio area, the
    International Polka Association would like to offer our congratulations and thanks to the current and past officers of the International Music Association (I.M.A.) for their efforts in keeping Polka music alive.

April 23, 2017 – Warren Polka Boosters

  • In Recognition of your efforts to promote Polka Music in Michigan, and your support of Polka Music throughout the Country.  Thank you and Congratulations on your 45th Anniversary.

April 23, 2017 – The Polka Party

  • In recognition of your efforts to promote Polka Music and your support of Polka Music throughout the Country.  Thank you and Congratulations on your 70th Anniversary in Radio Broadcasting.

March 12, 2017 – Stas Golonka

  • It Is Our Privilege To Honor Stas Golonka, for All His Years of  Providing Excellence With His Music And Attaining The Highest Recognition in The Polka Industry.

March 12, 2017 – Richie Midura

  • It Is Our Privilege To Honor Richie Midura, for All His Years of  Providing Excellence With His Music And Attaining The Highest Recognition in The Polka Industry.

January 28, 2017 – Chris Tanski

  • In recognition of your 15 years as President of the Buffalo Polka Boosters, and your promotion of polka music in Western New York, and on behalf of the Polka Bands, Polka Musicians and Buffalo Polka Boosters, the International Polka Association hereby presents this Certificate of Appreciation.

January 21, 2017 – Czech and Then Some

  • In recognition of your efforts performing and promoting Polka Music throughout the country. Thank you and Congratulations on your 20th Anniversary.

January 4, 2017 – Jimmy K and Ethnic Jazz

  • Thank you for providing many years of outstanding polka entertainment.

October, 2016 – Cleveland Polka Association

  • In recognition of your efforts to promote Polka Music in the Cleveland, Ohio area and your support of Polka Music throughout the country.  Thank you and congratulations on your 40th Anniversary.

July, 2016 – Brian “The Party” Palacz

  •  In recognition of your efforts to promote Polka Music and your support of Polka Music throughout the country. Thank you and Congratulations on your 20th Anniversary in Radio Broadcasting.

June, 2016 – The Bielanski Family / Glendora Banquets

  •  In recognition of your 25th Anniversary and on behalf of the Polka Bands, Polka Musicians and Polka Fans that have attended Polka Events at the Glendora Banquets, The International Polka Association hereby presents this Certificate of Appreciation.  Thank You and Congratulations!

June, 2016 – Dennis Polisky and the Maestro’s Men

  • In recognition of your efforts performing and promoting Polka Music throughout the country. Thank you and Congratulations on your 20th Anniversary.

May, 2016 – Kenny Olowin

  • In recognition of your efforts to promote Polka Music and your support of Polka Music throughout the country.  Thank you and Congratulations on your 30th Anniversary of Radio Broadcasting.

April 3rd, 2016 – Chet Schafer

  • In recognition of your efforts to promote Polka Music and your support of Polka Music throughout the country.  Thank you and Congratulations on your 65th Anniversary of Radio Broadcasting.

March, 2016 – Craig Ebel – It’s Polka Time

  • In recognition of your efforts to promote Polka Music and your support of Polka Music throughout the country. Thank you and Congratulations on your 25th Anniversary on Radio.

January, 2016 – Danny Potts

  • In recognition of your 25 years of Polka Promotions in Western New York, and on behalf of the Polka Bands, Polka Musicians and Polka Fans that have attended Polka Events at the Potts Banquet Hall, the International Polka Association hereby presents this Certificate of Appreciation. Thank You and Congratulations!

November, 2015   Mark Jirikovec Band

  • In recognition of your efforts performing and promoting Polka Music throughout the country.
    Thank you and Congratulations on your 20th Anniversary.

November, 2015   John Stevens & Doubleshot

  • In recognition of your efforts performing and promoting Polka Music throughout the country.
    Thank you and Congratulations on your 20th Anniversary.

May, 2015   Raymond “Ray Jay” Jarusinski

  • In recognition of your efforts performing and promoting Polka Music throughout the country.
    Thank you and Congratulations on your 54th Anniversary in the Polka Field.

April, 2015   Walt Groller

  • In recognition of your efforts to promote Polka Music and your support of Polka Music throughout the country.   Thank you and Congratulations on your 70th Anniversary.

March 21, 2015   Jeff  Heinz – WDEZ Radio

  • 30th Anniversary on hosting polka dances in Wisconsin

March 17, 2015   Ronald Marcissuk

  • 40th Anniversary in the Polka Industry

February 6, 2015   Bob Doszak

  • 27th Anniversary of hosting the Illinois Polkafest

December 13, 2014   Brave Combo

  • For providing Musical Entertainment for over 35 years

 November 27, 2014  The Blazonczyk Family

  • 50th Anniversary of the Thanksgiving Eve Polka Hop

 November 11, 2014     Dick Pillar

  • Congratulations on your 50th year of Polka Broadcasting

 November 2, 2014    Marge Machay and Polonia Banquets

  • Letter of Appreciate was given to Marge and Polonia Banquets for all they have done for the Polka Industry and the IPA

 October 29, 2014   The Polish Connection

  • For providing Musical Entertainment for 25 years

October 4, 2014   Pulaski Club of Phoenix Arizona

  • Congratulations on your 75th Anniversary

 September 1, 2014    Bob Guyette Polka Festival Show

  • Congratulations on your 25th Anniversary on Radio

 August 2, 2014   Keith and Camille Stras – K&C Entertaiment

  • Congratulations on your 20th Anniversary

 July 5, 2014  The Blazonczyk Family on the 40th Anniversary of Polka Fireworks

  • Congratulations on your 40th Anniversary of hosting the Polka Fireworks Festival at Seven Springs

 June 28, 2014   Larry and Diana Walk  Larry Walk’s Happy Polkaland Show

  • Congratulations on their 50th Anniversary on Radio

April 21, 2014   Val Bakowski

  • Congratulations on your 25th Anniversary of hosting Dyngus Day   Festivities.

April 21, 2014   Crumstown Conservation Club

  • Congratulations on your 25th Anniversary of hosting Dyngus Day   Festivities.

 February 9, 2014   Let’s Polka USA Club

  • Congratulations on your 10th Anniversary

 January 18, 2104  Dave Ulczycki

  • For your many years of dedicated service to the IPA

January 7, 2014  The Julida Boys

  • For providing Musical Entertainment for over 50 years

 December 1, 2013    The Members of the Downtown Sound

  • Congratulations on their Retirement

November 19, 2013   Jersey Polka Richie

  • For over 45 years in the Polka Industry

 November 19, 2013   The Ableman

  • For over 50 years in the Polka Industry

 October 26, 2013   Toledo Area Polka Society (TAPS)

  • Congratulations on your 30th Anniversary

September 13, 2013  Lenny Gomulka

  • Congratulations on your 50th Anniversary of your recording career

 July 14, 2013  Ted Okrzesik, Sr.

  • For 65 years in the Polka Industry

 July 2, 2013   Steve Litwin

  • Congratulations on your 30th Anniversary of the Concertina Jam at Seven Springs

 November 27, 2012   Bruno Mikos Jr.

  • For over 50 years in the Polka Industry

 November 5, 2012   John Jaworski

  • For over 50 years in the Polka Industry

 August 14, 2012  The Wendinger Band

  • For providing 50 years of Musical Entertainment

August 3, 2012   Dan Mateja and Downtown Sound

  • For providing Musical Entertainment for 30 years

June 25, 2012  John Huchrowski

  • For 75 years performing the Violin in the Polka Industry

 June 25, 2012  Mike Surratt and the Continentals

  • For providing 40 years of Polka Entertainment

 June 3, 2012  Joe Walega

  • Congratulations on your 25th Anniversary on Radio

 April 28, 2012  Keith Stras

  • Congratulations on your 35th Anniversary on Radio

 January 18, 2012  John Furmaniak Sr.

  • For over 40 years in the Polka Industry

 December 31, 2011  Eddie Blazonczyk’s Versatones

  • For providing many years of outstanding Polka Entertainment

 

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 Note:  If you, your band, group or organization is celebrating a milestone in the polka industry and would like a certificate presented, please email:

Christy-ipa@sbcglobal.net. 

Please be sure to put – IPA Certificate of Appreciation Request on the subject line.

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