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National Holodomor Awareness Week

National Holodomor Awareness Week November 18, 2019. OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) launches the annual National Holodomor Awareness Week – November 18-24 – to commemorate the 86th anniversary of the Holodomor Famine-Genocide of 1932-33. During Holodomor Awareness Week, we gather in our communities to pay tribute to the millions of victims of the Holodomor [&hellip


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Holodomor Commemoration Events 2019

Holodomor Commemorations across Canada   Alberta Calgary Annual Holodomor Commemoration Saturday, November 23, 2019 11 am UCC Calgary will be hosting the event Candlelight vigil at the Holodomor Monument in Calgary Friday, November 22, 2019 7pm Memorial Drive and Edmonton Trail This vigil is organized by the Calgary Branch of the Ukrainian Youth Association (CYM). [&hellip


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Remembrance Day

November 11, 2019. OTTAWA. On November 11, 1918, after four years of war, the guns of Europe fell silent and peace returned to the continent. Today, Canadians from coast to coast to coast gather in their communities to honour the brave men and women who gave their lives so that we may live in freedom. [&hellip


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2019 UCC Leadership Award Winners

UCC Leadership Award Winners, presented at the XXVI Triennial Congress in Ottawa on November 2,


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UCC Leadership Award Recipients Biographies – 2019

Please read below to learn more about our 2019 Ukrainian Canadian Congress Leadership Award Winners. Diane Boyko Diane Lorraine Boyko is the mother of Lesia (Drew) & Stacia (Isaac) Horbay; the daughter of Harry & Joyce (Sorokan) Boyko; the grandchild of Wasyl & Nettie (Halabura) Boyko, and Dmytro & Emily (Bokshowan) Sorokan;, the great-granddaughter of [&hellip


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Historic Triennial Congress sets direction for Ukrainian community in Canada

November 4, 2019. OTTAWA, ON. Yesterday, the historic XXVI Triennial Congress of Ukrainian Canadians concluded in Ottawa. The Congress set the direction and elected the leadership of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) for the next three years. Alexandra Chyczij was unanimously re-elected President of the UCC. Chyczij thanked the newly-elected UCC Board of Directors for [&hellip


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Successful second day of XXVI Congress concludes

November 2, 2019. OTTAWA. Over 300 delegates and guests continued deliberations and discussions during the second day of the XXVI Triennial Congress of Ukrainian Canadians, being held in Ottawa. The theme of the Congress – Share Your Vision, Build Our Future! – provides the inspiration for the gathering of representatives of Ukrainian Canadian organizations from [&hellip


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Successful first day of XXVI Triennial Congress concludes

November 1, 2019. OTTAWA, ON. Over 300 delegates and guests gathered in Ottawa for the opening of the XXVI Triennial Congress of Ukrainian Canadians, and the first day of discussions and deliberations. The theme of the Congress – Share Your Vision, Build Our Future! – provides the inspiration for the gathering of representatives of Ukrainian [&hellip


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