The Ukrainian Canadian Foundation of Taras Shevchenko invites individuals who want to make an impact in the community and specifically, in the preservation of the Ukrainian Canadian cultural heritage, to consider applying for a position on the Board of Directors of the Foundation.

Mission: The Ukrainian Canadian Foundation of Taras Shevchenko is a national, chartered philanthropic institution dedicated to:

  • the preservation, promotion, and development of the Ukrainian Canadian cultural heritage and
  • the advancement of a flourishing Ukrainian community for the enrichment of Canada

by providing leadership in building and sustaining a permanent endowment fund.

Board members are leaders from the nonprofit and/or for-profit sector who are dedicated to the Shevchenko Foundation’s mission, act in a position of trust for the community, promote excellence, and commit to responsible effective governance.

Board members are active advocates and ambassadors for the Foundation and are fully engaged in identifying and securing the financial resources and partnerships necessary to advance our mission. They apply their legal, financial, cultural, business, governance, and entrepreneurial skills and experience to help guide the Foundation in achieving its mission.

This is an opportunity for you to use your broad knowledge of the national Ukrainian Canadian community and play a critical role in its continued growth and development for the enrichment of Canada. Appointments to the board are for three years.

The Shevchenko Foundation board embraces multiple points of view and perspectives, and is committed to equality, gender balance, and inclusiveness.

If you are interested in being considered for appointment to the Board of Directors, please contact Executive Director Bohdana Bashuk for more information. 

E-mail [email protected]

Toll-free 1.866.524.5314

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