Mar 11 – XXIII CONGRESS OF UKRAINIAN CANADIANS. UCC 70th ANNIVERSARY. 5-7 November 2010, Edmonton, AB, Westin Hotel

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Winnipeg, Canada – The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) is pleased to announce that the 23rd Triennial Congress of Ukrainian Canadians will be held in Edmonton, Alberta from November 5-7, 2010.  It is the first time this gathering of the leadership of the Ukrainian Canadian community will be held outside Winnipeg, MB.  This event will also mark the 70th Anniversary of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress and 120 years of settlement of Ukrainians in Canada.  We encourage you to make plans now to attend what will be one of the most impactful and celebratory Congresses yet. Hosted by the Ukrainian Canadian Congress National and Alberta Provincial Council, the 2010 Triennial Congress will provide three full days of networking, policy forums, exhibits and awards.  Most importantly we will be electing the leadership of the Ukrainian Canadian community for the next 3 years and setting its direction for many more.  An official program along with hotel reservation information will follow shortly. When planning your trip to Edmonton, don’t forget to add some extra time to visit some of the many Ukrainian Canadian sites and community gems.  More details will also be forthcoming including the program and registration information. For additional information please contact: UCC National by email ucc@ucc.ca; phone 204-942-4627 or visit us at www.ucc.ca | www.uccab.ca. UCC Media Contact: Darla Penner, 204-942-4627, dpenner@ucc.ca.