Ms. Mary Szkambara is the immediate past-president of the World Council of Ukrainian Women’s Organizations. A long-time member of the League of Ukrainian Canadian Women, Ms. Szkambara is a past president of UCC Toronto. In addition to receiving the Queen Elizabeth
II Diamond Jubilee Award, Ms. Szkambara has been inducted into theShevchenko Foundation Kobzar Fellowship in 2011 and was awarded the prestigious St. Volodymyr Medal by the Ukrainian World Congress and as the Order of Princess Olha from the President of Ukraine.
As the former head of the World Federation of Ukrainian Women’s Organizations (WFUWO) from 2007-2012, Ms. Szkambara is also past Vice – President of the Ontario Advisory Council on Multiculturalism and Citizenship.