Gracanica Community Festival 2024

2023 Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to our 2023 Recipients!
The awards were presented at our Church Slava banquet before the school year began. We wish them success in their post-secondary education and endeavors.

  • Gianni Ventrella, son of member Branka Ventrella
  • Ana Jelich, daughter of members Andrew & Mara Jelich
  • Lidija Dragicevic, granddaughter of members Savo & Anica Dragicevic
  • Miliana Korac, daughter of member Snezana Korac
  • Marko Spiric, son of member Bozo Spiric
  • Tatijana Iglendza, granddaughter of members Mirko & Rajna Dobrich

Announcing 2024 Scholarship Opportunities for Post Secondary Students

  • Mimimum of Two (2) Annual Gračanica Church Scholarships for $1000 each
  • Two (2) Annual Scholarships for $1000 each sponsored by Mr. & Mrs. Goran Todorovic
  • One (1) Annual Scholarship for $1000 sponsored by Mr. & Mrs. Stanko Bezarevic in memory of their son +Sasha Bezarevic
  • One (1) Annual Scholarship for $1000 sponsored by The Dobrich Memorial

The 2024 Scholarship Essay Topic is:

” How does your Serbian culture and Orthodox faith influence your everyday life? ” 

We look forward to supporting our Serbian Youth with these opportunities and thank the family sponsors for adding their contributions. Anyone wishing to contribute to the Scholarship Fund may contact the Committee.

Apply here. Deadline to apply is July 7, 2024.


Annual Church Spring Cleaning
Every year, volunteers come together to clean our Gracanica church and grounds before Pascha.
This year, the "Spring Cleaning" will take place on Saturday, April 20th at 10:00am. Please join us in this task and, if possible, bring a pail and cleaning cloths.
Thank You in advance for your support!

Festival 2024

Lenten Pasta Luncheon hosted by the Museum Board

We welcome all Parishioners to a Lenten Pasta Luncheon immediately following Divine Liturgy in the lower hall of the Church. Please join us with your families! Donations $20 or more are issued tax receipts. Dobro dosli!


Posno Pasta with Tomato Sauce, Tossed Salad, Roll, Dessert, Coffee & Refreshments


  • Kuhinjske Krpe Are you looking for the perfect Slava, hostess or Pascha gift? Look no further! S.S.S. Gračanica is selling authentic Serbian tea towels! Limited numbers and designs available – ... Read more
  • Here’s your chance to pick up a special gift and support the Golden Age Club at the same time! These cute mugs are the perfect present for a newlywed couple, ... Read more

Volunteers, Festival 2024

High School Student Community Service Hours

40 hours of community service are needed to graduate with your high school diploma! You could potentially get all 40 hours by volunteering at the S.S.F. Festival the weekend of May 24-26th! And the best part, FREE ADMISSION and you get to dance kolos and hang out with your friends! Email if you are interested.