b"I am thrilled to accept this REACH grant. My project will preserve and popularize centuries-old painting techniques via emerging online learning platforms. I hope to bring the excellence of Petrykivka into the world of digital illustration, advancing the painting technique beyond traditional mediums.- Anna BucciarelliI am beyond grateful for this REACH grant. The funding will support my self-created development program curated by four exceptional music specialists: Krisztina Szab, Patricia Green, Frdrique Vzina, and Maika'i Nash. Upon completion, I will have specific skills to produce my dream projectan online series of Ukrainian classical vocal music involving international artists.- Natalya GennadiI am beyond grateful to the REACH program for the opportunity to undergo a year of deep dedication to my vocal technique, with a focus on Ukrainian and Eastern European folk tradition. In such unstable times, this gift will greatly better my craft by expanding my connection to Ukrainian-Canadian and other Western audiences. I am eager to make the most of it.- Stacey Yerofeyeva (Nastasia Y) ShevchenkoFoundationAnnualReport/ 25"