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  • UCC visits Ukrainian Festivals in September

    September marks the official beginning of autumn and the start of the festival season! This month, the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) team has visited the Montreal Ukrainian Festival during the weekend of September 7-9, 2018 and the Bloor West Village Ukrainian Festival in Toronto, which took place on September 14-16, 2018. The Montreal Ukrainian Festival [&hellip


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    March 2018 UCC Parliamentary Internship Report

    March 2018 UCC Parliamentary Internship Report By Halyna Paliychuk  Almost seven months of my internship in the Parliament have already passed, and it seems to be a busy time of the year, when the Parliament is wrapping up before the summer break. In December I had a chance to attend a massive Christmas party with [&hellip


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    February Monthly Bulletin

    February was another busy month for the UCC. I wanted to share with you a personal experience that I had. On February 15 I travelled to CFB Petawawa, where I had the chance to represent our community at the departure ceremony for the next deployment of Canadian Armed Forces personnel who are going to Ukraine [&hellip


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    UCC Event-kit-in-a-box

    The Ukrainian Canadian Congress was proud to be part of celebrating Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation.  As a part of our Youth Engaging Youth project we worked across Canada on many projects involving cultural celebrations, sporting events and other youth oriented activities. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress has prepared this ‘event-kit-in-a-box’ as part of our commitment [&hellip


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    Photo Gallery – Holodomor Commemoration on Parliament Hill

    Full gallery of Members of Parliament and community leaders gathering for the 2017 Holodomor Awareness Week to commemorate the famine-genocide orchestrated by the Soviet regime


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    November 20-26: Holodomor Awareness Week

    Memo: The Ukrainian Canadian Congress is launching the tenth annual National Holodomor Awareness Week November 20-26, 2017 to commemorate the 84th anniversary of the Holodomor – Famine Genocide of 1932-


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    October 2017 UCC Parliamentary Internship Report

    October 2017 UCC Parliamentary Internship Report By Halyna Paliychuk   It’s hard to believe that its already been more than a month of working as an intern in the Parliament Hill office of Minister Chrystia Freeland, Member of Parliament for University – Rosedale.  I feel privileged to see up-close some historic Canadian events with my own eyes.  Recently I witnessed the installation ceremony for Canada’s new Governor General, the [&hellip


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    National Leadership Awards in Vancouver – October 2017

    Three notable community leaders from British Columbia were recognized by the Ukrainian Canadian Congress at our National Leadership Dinner in Vancouver on Saturday October 14, 2017.   Ann Kvitka Kozak Ann Kvitka Kozak – Director of Svitanok Chorus. Svitanok Chorus of the Svitanok Performing Arts Society of British Columbia is an officially registered organization in Victoria, BC. It [&hellip


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    Bitter Harvest Premieres in Canada

    March 1, 2017. OTTAWA. The feature-film Bitter Harvest, which is based on the events of the Holodomor Famine-Genocide, 1932-33 in Ukraine, premiered in Canada at the Canadian War Museum in Ottawa on February 28. Bitter Harvest takes place in Ukraine during the Holodomor – the Genocide perpetrated against the Ukrainian people by Soviet dictator Joseph [&hellip


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