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Ukrainian Canadians killed during D-Day operations

Ukrainian Canadians killed during D-Day operations (compiled for UCC by Mr. Ron Sorobey and Mr. Myron Momryk) Buried at Beny-Sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery is about 1 kilometre east of the village of Reviers, on the Creully-Tailleville-Ouistreham road (D.35). Reviers is a village and commune in the Department of the Calvados. It is located 15 kilometres north-west [&hellip


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UCC Community Survey Results

UCC Community Survey Results Key Public Policy Themes Emerge for 2019   June 04, 2019. Ottawa, ON. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) is pleased to announce its key public policy themes leading up to this year’s Canadian federal election. These 6 key themes have emerged from an extensive consultation which included an online community survey conducted in [&hellip


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“Kruty 1918” film tour

Фундація «BCU Foundation» представляє, вперше в Канаді, новий популярний український історичний фільм-екшн «Крути 1918». «Крути 1918» — художній фільм за реальною історією бою на залізничній станції Крути взимку 1918-го року, коли чотири сотні юнаків стали до бою проти 4-тисячної добре озброєної безжалісної московської орди генерала Муравйова. Показ режисерської версії кінострічки «Крути 1918» це також унікальна [&hellip


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Heroes of Their Day Project

The Ukrainian Canadian Civil Liberties Foundation, in association with the Association of Ukrainians in Great Britain, is raising funds to install a commemorative stained glass window in a church in London, England, honouring the men and women who volunteered for overseas service during the Second World War. Some of these veterans remained in Europe afterwards [&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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UCC Edmonton welcomes New President

Anastasiya Khoma was born in Ukraine and moved to Edmonton when she was still in high school. In addition to being a diligent student of Louis St. Laurent high school, she took Saturday classes at Ivan Franko School of Ukrainian Studies, went to PLAST, volunteered and worked. In 2013, she successfully graduated from high school and continued her studies at [&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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May 2019 CUSAC Briefing Note

The Ukrainian Canadian Congress met with officials at Global Affairs Canada on May 14, 2019 through the Canada Ukraine Stakeholder Advisory Council (CUSAC).  A number of priority issues were discussed, below find UCC’s briefing note for the meeting.     &nbsp


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