The UCC is proud to acknowledge Mr. Omelan Chabursky’s contributions to the Ukrainian Canadian community by awarding him the UCC Leadership Award.
Immigrating to Canada in 1948, Mr. Chabursky studied at the University of Toronto, receiving his Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy in 1954. In 1962, Mr. Chabursky opened The West End Medical Pharmacy and has successfully run it for over 50 years. A long-time member of PLAST, Mr. Chabursky volunteered many years as a scout leader and has developed numerous process and administrative applications dedicated to both Organizational Development and Child development. Mr. Chabursky was also the inaugural head of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress Ontario Provincial Council. Mr. Chabursky is also a member of the St. Demetrius Ukrainian
Catholic Parish in Toronto.