City of Residence: Ottawa, ON
The Ukrainian Canadian Congress awards the Shevchenko Medal to Julia Woychyshyn as an expression of acknowledgment for committed community activism on Boards of Directors in various national organizations.
Julia Woychyshyn has contributed a good deal of effort into organizing a healthy Ukrainian community life in Ottawa and in various national organizations. With her dynamic activism and enthusiasm for work, she inspired others to engage in social and community work.
Her activity includes work in various leadership positions in Plast, Canadian friends of Ukraine, Canadian Children of Chornobyl Fund and the Canadian Foundation for Ukrainian Studies. She was an active member of the National Committee of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress for the Millennium of Christianity in Maine, which organized a national celebration in the capital of Canada.
In addition, Julia Woychyshyn made a contribution to the education of youth in Plast and in U krainian