Through its charitable activities, THE UNF FOUNDATION wished to unite Ukrainian Canadians, on a non-partisan and non-sectarian basis, in accordance with the values of democracy, good Canadian citizenship, respect for the dignity of the individual, the practice of our cultural traditions, respect for the principles of Christianity, freedom for all peoples, including the people of Ukraine and to promote the spirit of unity among Canadian Ukrainians and an awareness of community interests.
About THE UNF FOUNDATION
The UNF Foundation supports the Ukrainian National Federation of Canada and its Branches who,on behalf of the Foundation coordinate cultural, educational and charitable activities of the Foundation by:
- supporting Ukrainian cultural and educational life in Canada through Ukrainian folkdance groups, choirs, operas, musical ensembles, libraries, museums, summer camps, sports clubs, educational courses, Ukrainian schools, seniors’ and computer clubs.
- publishing books, magazines, and newspapers.
- cooperating with Ukrainian organizations in Canada, in Ukraine, and other countries.
- establishing educational ventures such as the Paul Yuzyk Institute for Youth Leadership and the Canada-Ukraine Parliamentary Program (CUPP)