March 29, 2017, Ottawa – The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Janine (Asya) Kuzma as the new National Fund Development Manager.
“I am very pleased to welcome Janine to the UCC team.” stated Paul Grod, National President of the UCC. “It is important for us to strengthen our capacity to deliver programs and projects and I am confident that Janine will play a key role in this regard.”
Janine received her post-graduate diploma in Fundraising Management from Humber Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning. She also has a BA degree in Russian and Eastern European Studies and Russian Language, and Literature from University of Toronto. She speaks English, Ukrainian, Polish, and Russian.
She has worked with the Ukrainian World Congress, Jack.org, Childhood Cancer Canada and most recently with University of Toronto Schools (UTS). At UTS she developed a full strategic plan to support a $60 million capital campaign as well as on annual giving campaign, prospect research and stewardship programs.
Ms. Kuzma is responsible for advancing the mission of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress by fostering strong relationships with current and potential individual and corporate donors. She will work closely with the UCC Fundraising committee to develop and advance UCC campaigns, maximizing the revenue potential of special events, sponsorship and advertising.
She can be reached at Janine.Kuzma@ucc.ca or 416-524-7665.
To learn more about the ways you can support the work and programs of the Ukrainian Canada Congress please visit https://www.ucc.ca/donate/ways-to-donate/