ABOUT US (English version)

Matice Čech, Moravy a Slezska z. s. (in English: Matice of the Bohemia, Moravia, and Silesia - registered association) was founded June 9, 1995 and derives its tradition from Matice Česká (in English: Czech Matice), which was founded in 1831 on the initiative of the historian Frantisek Palacky called "Father of the Czech Nation" and a group of patriots who sought to uplift the Czech language and literature, and better conditions for the issuance of Czech books.

Matice Čech, Moravy a Slezska z. s. is a voluntary and open association of civil initiatives (collective membership) and citizens (individual membership) who share a common interest. It is a separate legal entity #63112906 and operates in the Czech Republic under the Czech law.

The mission of Matice Čech, Moravy a Slezska z. s. is to protect and promote national awareness, Slavic solidarity, and contribute to the mutual convergence of nations and peoples at home and abroad. Matice Čech, Moravy a Slezska z. s. spreads the ideals of humanism and democracy and contributes to the strengthening of respect and human dignity and contributes to the preservation of sovereignty and territorial integrity of the Czech Republic.

Thes website presents activity of Matice Čech, Moravy a Slezska z. s. and invites You to cooperate.