Become a Member
Since its founding in April of 1994, over 3000+ have joined to share the growing interest among Carpatho-Rusyn Americans to know more about their heritage and ensure its perpetuation.
Membership is open to people of any cultural or religious background who recognize the Carpatho-Rusyns as a distinct people with a distinct culture.
The organization issues a newsletter quarterly The New Rusyn Times, which includes information on Rusyn culture, religious and political current events in Europe, first-person travel experiences, aspects of colorful Rusyn customs and traditions, letters from Europe, genealogical research, special holiday recipes, reviews of folk arts and festival performances, where to buy tapes, CDs and videos of Rusyn songs, dances, customs, a calendar of Rusyn community events and Rusyn Heritage Radio program accessible world-wide via the internet.
In addition, an electronic newsletter C-RS Connection is published monthly and is emailed to members. Various chapter events are also emailed to members on a regular basis. Upcoming and past events can be found on the C-RS website. You will also find a series of online membership directories where you can look up friends, family or just other members.
The Carpatho-Rusyn Society has six (6) membership levels - please select the appropriate level to continue:
Submit a prospective member referral online. Prospective members will be sent an invitation packet to join.
Ways to join our membership:
There are three methods to becoming a member of the Carpatho-Rusyn Society, they are: