The NewToBC website provides ready access to information on programs, resources, and services meant to support newcomers as they settle in British Columbia. Visitors can translate the content of the NewToBC website into a number of different languages (including Ukrainian) using the Google Translate feature. Key website features include: (click “more” to continue)(more…)
The Government of Canada just announced that they are giving financial assistance to help Ukrainian families who are in Canada under the Canada-Ukraine authorization for emergency travel (CUAET). Check out the following link for information on how to apply: Ukraine immigration measures: Financial assistance – Canada.ca
You may be interested in becoming a volunteer for a program called ‘English 4 Refugees’. This is an online program for refugees (mostly Ukrainian) that are currently in Europe and the UK. There are two options for your consideration.(more…)
If you would like to join our Ukrainian Community Society of Ivan Franko, click on Membership, complete, and send in the application form provided with your membership payment. We are grateful for your support!
“How can we help Ukrainians coming to Vancouver?” There are many ways that individuals and groups can help – from offering temporary accommodation, donating household items, offering English lessons, free childcare, immigration and translation services, job opportunities, etc. Click on “more” below to find out how you can help.(more…)
For two ways to donate to help support efforts to end this war, please below to read more.
1. Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal
The Ukraine Humanitarian Relief Committee has been established jointly by the Ukrainian Canadian Congress and the Canada Ukraine Foundation to formalize a coordinated approach to providing humanitarian assistance quickly and efficiently to those in need in Ukraine to address any further aggression by Russia. The main efforts of cooperation are to provide humanitarian assistance/relief in the areas of assistance to displaced persons, medical care, emergency shelter, and food security. Your donation is needed to help support this important community project! Donations in support of humanitarian relief can be made through: www.cufoundation.ca. For further information: email@example.com
2. Friends Of Ukraine Defence Forces Fund
The FUDF Fund, organized by the League of Ukrainian Canadians and the League of Ukrainian Canadian Women, has supported the servicemen and women of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. FUDF Fund has raised over $3,000,000 and provided defensive body armor, medical supplies, hygiene products, and other humanitarian assistance necessities. The following link will provide more information about donating: https://www.fudffund.ca/
The Ukrainian Research Institute of the League of Ukrainian Canadians is pleased to announce the publication of the Second Edition of HOLODOMOR: The Ukrainian Genocide, 1932 – 1933. The second edition has been updated and vastly expanded with new data, documents, and analyses covering such issues as historical and political contexts of the Ukrainian famine and the impact of the genocide.
For additional information and to place an order, please contact the Ukrainian Research Institute at 416-516-8223. The cost of the book is $65 CDN.
Ukrainian Kontakt TV shows are shown as follows on OMNI TV:
Weekly Broadcasts of KONTAKT in BC
- SUN 7:00 AM (new)
- SUN 9:00 pm
- TUE 9:00 am
- THUR 2:00 pm
KONTAKT NEXT GEN – youth show
- SUN 6:30 pm (new)
- WED 8:30 am, 2:00 pm, 3:30 pm