At present, two organisations of Lithuanian
Karaims of having legal status and unifying all the Karaims of Lithuania
are executing their activities:
- The Religious Community of Lithuanian
Karaims - one of the nine state-recognised traditional religious
communities, is legally a successor of the Karaim religious community
that existed in Lithuania since the end of 14th century. Its governing
structure consists of the General Meeting of the Community, the Spiritual
Board and the Community Board. Traditionally, Chairman of the Community
is the Highest Priest. The Community is a self-governing and independent
body from the spiritual authorities and public powers of other countries.
Karaims Culture Community - is executing its activities since the year of 1988. Its
governing structure consists of the General Members' Meeting and the
Board elected by the Meeting. The Board elects the President.
Contact e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Both of these communities are non-profit
organisations. Their members are not obliged to pay any membership fees.
The Communities cannot suffice themselves and often they are supported
by the State, other donors, and, sometimes, by the contributions of the
© Lithuanian Karaims Culture Community