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Triennial Congress – 6 days left for Early Bird Registration!

Triennial Congress – 6 days left for Early Bird Registration! Deadline for Award Nomination Submissions June 30 With the XXVI Triennial Congress of Ukrainian Canadians in our nation’s capital Ottawa just four months away, organizers and volunteers are busy planning an exciting and engaging program! Share Your Vision – Build Our Future! We encourage everyone [&hellip


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New Wave of Persecution against Crimean Tatars in Russian-occupied Crimea

New Wave of Persecution against Crimean Tatars in Russian-occupied Crimea June 21, 2019. OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) strongly condemns the wave of political persecution against Crimean Tatars in Russian-occupied Crimea. The UCC calls on Canada and the international community to respond to the repressions with resolute action. The UCC calls on the Government [&hellip


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Happy Birthday to Father Patrick Powalinsky our long-time supporter and a member of the UCC-National President’s Club

Happy Birthday to Father Patrick Powalinsky our long-time supporter and a member of the UCC-National President’s Club. Father Patrick was born in Saskatchewan. He received a Bachelor of Theology at St. Andrew’s College in Winnipeg, and a Bachelor of Arts at Abilene Christian University in Abilene, TX. He worked as a pastor in Calgary, Alberta, [&hellip


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To the Shores of Freedom Plaque Unveiling in Halifax

On May 25th, 2019, The League of Ukrainian Canadian Women (LUCW), in partnership with the League of Ukrainian Canadians (LUC), hosted To the Shores of Freedom –a Plaque Unveiling Ceremony & Tribute Program at the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 in Halifax, NS. The Shores of Freedom Fund at BCU Foundation donated $10,000 to the Canadian Museum [&hellip


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XXVI Triennial Congress Program Announced

Share Your Vision – Build Our Future! XXVI Triennial Congress Program Announced  May 27, 2019. OTTAWA, ON. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) announces the program of plenary sessions and workshops for the XXVI Triennial Congress of Ukrainian Canadians, which will be held in our nation’s capital, Ottawa on November 1-3, 2019. “We have a rich [&hellip


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UCC appalled by desecration of St. Volodymyr Monument in Winnipeg

UCC appalled by desecration of St. Volodymyr Monument in Winnipeg  May 23, 2019. WINNIPEG, MB. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) is appalled by the disgraceful desecration of the monument to St. Volodymyr the Great in Winnipeg. Early yesterday morning, the head of St. Volodymyr the Great and the cross he held in his hand were [&hellip


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Day of Remembrance of the Genocide of the Crimean Tatar People

May 18, 2019. Seventy-five years ago, Joseph Stalin issued an order to deport the entire population of the Crimean Tatar People from Crimea. On this day, which is recognized as the Day of Remembrance of the Genocide of the Crimean Tatar People the Ukrainian Canadian community stands with the Crimean Tatar People in mourning, grief [&hellip


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Join Vyshyvanka Day Celebrations Across Canada!

Join us in celebrating Vyshyvanka Day, held traditionally on the third Thursday of May every spring, by wearing a Ukrainian embroidered shirt. Vyshyvanka Day is intended to unite all Ukrainians over the world, regardless of religion, language, or their place of residence. In past years, there have been many celebrations in our communities across Canada! This year the [&hellip


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