An Evening Honouring Ukraine’s Heroes: Benefit Concert and Dinner

March 26, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
“King’s Garden Banquet Hall” at the Golden Lion
15 Canmotor Ave
Etobicoke, ON M8Z

Hosted by the National Executive of the League of Ukrainian Canadian Women

In support of the “Guardian Angels of Ukraine” humanitarian fund


Join us as we salute Ukraine’s heroes and the women-soldiers serving in Ukraine’s armed forces

Special Guest performer:

Oksana Bilozir -National Artist of Ukraine, Member of Parliament, Volunteer involved in the freeing Ukrainian POW’s held by pro-Russian separatists.

Guests of Honour:

Vadym Svyrydenko – Hero of Ukraine; Ukraine’s only quadruple amputee veteran who lost both arms and legs in the war, recovered and went on to participate in the US Marine Corp Marathon; Appointed by the President of Ukraine as Head of the Office of Rehabilitation Services for Injured Ukrainian Veterans; Currently training for the 2017 Invictus Games.

Sr. Lieutenant Oksana Mazur – Female officer who served in Crimea and was later deployed to the eastern front. Served as an army psychologist. Trained as a sniper. Guinness World Book of records nominee, as the only mother-of-five in active service.

Dr. Olena Burlaka – Institute of Women’s Reproductive Medicine at the Ukrainian National Academy of Medical Sciences; Chair of the “Women’s Military Health Initiative” in Ukraine

Sunday, March 26, 2017

“King’s Garden Banquet Hall” at the Golden Lion

15 Canmotor Ave.

Reception – 4:00 p.m.

Dinner – 5:00 p.m.

Tickets: $75

For more information, contact:

Lesia Shymko 416-894-5518 or Ludmilla Holowacki 416-243-7568


Buduchnist Credit Union

Bloor West Branch – Valentyna Grabchak 416-763-8906

Mississauga Branch – Marika Jacyla 905-629-5374

Bukva Store: 99 Six Point Rd. 416-236-5890

LUC office: Anton Sestritsyn, Exec. Coordinator 416-516-8223

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