25TH ANNIVERSARY OF LEO MOL SCULPTURE GARDEN

Born Leonid (Hryhorijevich) Molodozhanyn on January 15, 1915 in the village of  Polonne, Ukraine to a long line of family potters,*  and at his father’s side and within the community, Leonid apprenticed and acquired the craft of modeling clay, using the potter’s wheel  and firing clay, to create  ceramics. 

Breaking from tradition, Leonid decided that he wanted to study painting in Vienna, Austria.

UCC-MPC STATEMENT ON THE ANNIVERSARY OF THE DEPORTATION BY JOSEPH STALIN OF THE CRIMEAN TATARS

On May 18, 2017 the world marks the 73rd anniversary of the 1944 deportation of the entire Crimean Tatar – the indigenous people of the Crimean Peninsula – population from their homeland to far-flung regions of the Soviet Union. This criminal act of ethnic cleansing was initiated on the orders of Soviet leader.

ANNUAL HOLODOMOR COMMEMORATION

The annual Holodomor Commemoration organized by the Ukrainian Canadian Congress – Manitoba Provincial Council took place at the Holodomor monument in front of Winnipeg City Hall on Saturday, November 22, 2014. The commemoration began at 1:30 p.m. with a memorial service at the monument and was followed by a short program inside.

UCC-MBC appreciates for all the support these organizations have been giving for all past years!