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AGM & Dinner Meeting – CHANGE OF PROGRAM

June 23, 2016 @ 6:30 pm

CHANGE OF PROGRAM:

OUR AGM WILL GO AHEAD AS PLANNED,

BUT THE AWARD CEREMONY HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL OCTOBER

UCPBA Calgary Dinner Meeting & AGM

POSTPONED: 2016 Outstanding Award Recipient & Speaker:

Ruslana Wrzesnewskyj,
Founder & President,
Help Us Help The Children

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Program
6:30 Cocktails
6:45 Dinner
7:30 Annual General Meeting
NEW: 8:15 Short Film Presentation

Location:
Danish Canadian Club, 727 11 Ave. SW, Valhalla Room

Cost:
Members: Adult $35/Senior or Student $30
Non-members: Adult $50/Senior $40/Student $35

 

UCPBA Calgary is honoured to announce that our 2016 Outstanding Award recipient is Ruslana Wrzesnewskyj, founder of the charity Help Us Help The Children. After adopting an orphan from Ukraine  in 1992 and seeing the appalling conditions in orphanages there, Ms. Wrzesnewskyj has dedicated her life to improving the lives of disadvantaged and orphaned children and young people living in poor conditions in post-Soviet Ukraine. The charity which she and her husband founded in 1994, Help us Help the Children, supports over 200 orphanages throughout the country and provides those deprived of parental care with immediate aid and ongoing support.  Since its inception some 45,000 children have benefited from the charity’s activities, receiving supplies such as medication, food, clothing, or participating in educational program or anti-trafficking seminars designed to help them reintegrate into society after leaving the systems.  Other activities of HUHTC include summer camps, scholarships and prosthetics programs.


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Details

Date:
June 23, 2016
Time:
6:30 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

UCPBA
Email:
admin@ucpbacalgary.org
Website:
www.ucpbacalgary.ca

Venue

Danish Canadian Club
727 11 Ave. SW
Calgary, Alberta Canada
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