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UCC marks Armed Forces of Ukraine Day with Defenders of Ukraine Fund

Armed Forces of Ukraine Day UCC Announces Defenders of Ukraine Fund  December 6, 2017. OTTAWA. Today, Ukraine marks Armed Forces Day. We honour the men and women who serve in uniform in Ukraine, defending their homeland against a foreign invader. They are Ukraine’s finest sons and daughters and they deserve our admiration, respect and support. [&hellip


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Holodomor ‘one of the darkest chapters in human history’: [Article: Hamilton Spectator]

https://www.thespec.com/news-story/7932499-holodomor-one-of-the-darkest-chapters-in-human-history-/ Holodomor ‘one of the darkest chapters in human history’ Nov 20, 2017 by Jeff Mahoney Hamilton Spectator The famine is long over, but a certain hunger still remains.A hunger for memory and learning. The Ukrainian community wants — needs — the world to not only acknowledge “Holodomor” (for decades the world didn’t) and to [&hellip


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Site Unveiled for Canada’s Memorial to the Victims of Communism

Site Unveiled for Canada’s Memorial to the Victims of Communism Ukrainian Canadian Congress announces $25,000 contribution to Memorial November 3, 2017. OTTAWA. On November 2, 2017, the dedication of the site for Canada’s Memorial to the Victims of Communism – Canada, Land of Refuge took place in Ottawa. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) announced a contribution of [&hellip


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Community Development Workshops

  Digital Communications & Social Media Cassian Soltykevych (UCC National Executive) and Connor Moen (UCC/SUSK National Coordinator)   Advocacy & Government Relations Ihor Michalchyshyn (UCC CEO/Executive Director) and Markian Shwec (UCC Toronto)


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2017 Holodomor Awareness Week

By Irka Mycak, Chair UCC National Holodomor Awareness Committee The Ukrainian Canadian Congress is launching the tenth annual National Holodomor Awareness Week November 20-26, 2017 to commemorate the 84th anniversary of the Holodomor – Famine Genocide of 1932-33.   As we gather this year, let us pay tribute to the victims of the Famine Genocide [&hellip


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1.36 Million Ukrainian Canadians identified in 2016 Census

Today’s census report on immigration and ethnocultural diversity showed that 1,359,655 Canadians self-identify as Ukrainian


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National Leadership Awards in Vancouver – October 2017

Three notable community leaders from British Columbia were recognized by the Ukrainian Canadian Congress at our National Leadership Dinner in Vancouver on Saturday October 14, 2017.   Ann Kvitka Kozak Ann Kvitka Kozak – Director of Svitanok Chorus. Svitanok Chorus of the Svitanok Performing Arts Society of British Columbia is an officially registered organization in Victoria, BC. It [&hellip


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UCC Holds Successful AGM in Vancouver

UCC Holds Successful AGM in Vancouver Defence Minister Sajjan Addresses Ukrainian community October 18, 2017. VANCOUVER, BC. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) held its Annual General Meeting and a meeting of its Board of Directors on October 13 through October 15 in Vancouver, BC. Community leaders and executive members from across the country gathered in [&hellip


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World Teachers’ Day Greeting

Дорогі освітяни! Прийміть вітання з нагоди Всесвітнього дня вчителя. Саме вчитель є основним джерелом знань для вихованців за шкільною партою. Вчитель виховує в своїх учнів почуття приналежності до їхньої культури та збереження традицій, що має особливе значення в навчальному і виховному процесі. Бажаємо, щоб кожного року Ваші класи наповнювалися дитячим гомоном та кожний наступний навчальний [&hellip


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Invictus Team Ukraine Arrives in Canada!

Invictus Team Ukraine Arrives in Canada! Ukrainian Canadian CAF Veteran Carries Invictus Ceremonial Flag   September 21, 2017. TORONTO. The Ukrainian Canadian community warmly welcomed Ukraine’s Invictus Team at Pearson International Airport today. The 2017 Invictus Games, held in Toronto, will mark Team Ukraine’s first participation in the international sports event for wounded veterans and [&hellip


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