Furthering close and strong ties with the Czech Republic and its people

From the Castle to the Capitol, American Friends of the Czech Republic fosters communication, encourages understanding, invites friendship, and promotes mutual respect between the two countries and their peoples, governments, economic enterprises, and civic and cultural institutions.


AFoCR Turns Over Wilson Monument in Prague to City of Prague in Official Ceremony -

October 7, 2015

AFoCR Director Robert Doubek, President Tom Dine, Hand Over Official Documents to Lord Mayor of Prague Adriana Krnácová 


West, Texas Sokol Gumnasium Was Dedicated on November 20, 2015 

On April 17, 2013, an explosion at the West Fertilizer Company killed 15 people, injured more than 200, and damaged or destroyed more than 150 buildings including the gymnasium and the Lone Star Hall of Sokol West. This facility has been rebuilt in memory of those lost and injured and as a symbol of the resilience of the citizens of West and of the enduring spirit of American Sokol. The new gymnasium was dedicated November 20 with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Governor Greg Abbott attended alongside Czech Ambassador Gandalovic, AFoCR, and American Sokol Organization.