What does ZCBJ stand for?
ZCBJ stands for Zapadni Cesko Bratrska Jednota
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In several instances, Frank Mares would mention C. S. P. S. Lodges. the letters stood for 'Cesko-Slovensky Podporujici Spolek' (Czech-Slovak Protective Society). These lodges were the forerunner of the Z. C. B. J. 'Zapadni Cesko-Bratrska Jednota' (Western Bohemian Fraternal Association). Both associations offered a type of insurance for the Czech people. In recent years, the assciation is known as the W.
Publications: Texas Farmer -Texasky Rolnik, quarterly Meetings: Conventions, every 4 years Aid: RVOS donates to scholarship funds of various colleges and high schools supporting Czech language, culture, and heritage, and makes donations to and participates in community activities Slavonic Benevolent Order of the State of Texas (SPJST) Slovanska Podporujici Jednota Statu Texas Address: P. O. Box 100, Temple, TX 76503 Telephone: (254) 773-1575 or (800) 727-7578 FAX:(817) 774-7447 President: Howard B. Leshikar Secretary-Treasurer: Leonard D. Mikeska Founded: 1897 Members: 60,000 State Groups: 7 Local Groups: 123 Purpose: insurance Publications: Vestnik SPJST Maintains: museum and library Sponsors: youth clubs, charitable activities, educational programs Western Fraternal Life Association (WFLA) Formerly: Bohemian Fraternal Association - Zapadni Cesko-Bratrska Jednota.