Ukrainian Canadian Congress

Province signs MOU to help bring Ukrainians into province

Aug 12, 2022 | 1:47pm

The provincial government has signed a memorandum of understanding with a pair of human rights groups – Solidaire and Open Arms – that are trying to bring more Ukrainians into Saskatchewan. Three more flights with displaced Ukrainians, flying out of Poland, will join the 1,500 Ukrainians already in the province since the invasion and war […]

Stand with Ukraine Benefit Day provides helping hand

Jun 13, 2022 | 8:44am

The Stand with Ukraine Benefit Day was an overwhelming success on Sunday. A packed house filled the Regina Performing Arts Centre to witness performances from Ukrainian dancers, along with Hungarian, Romanian and Polish dancers. The event was able to raise over $22,715. All of the money will be used to aid Ukrainian refugees who will […]

Saskatchewan government recognizes Holodomor

Nov 24, 2020 | 4:36pm

Holodomor Memorial Day was recognized Tuesday at the Saskatchewan Legislature. Ukrainian Canadian Congress President Terry Zwarych says the commemoration is to remember millions of Ukrainians who died from a forced famine in 1932-33. “It was a dark time in Ukrainian history,” Zwarych said. “The crops were good (but) the Stalin regime basically forced the Ukrainian […]