ANNUAL
FUNDRAISING DINNER
and silent auction

IN SUPPORT OF THE UKRAINIAN CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY

4

December

2021

17:00

Hotel InterContinental Kyiv

On 4 December 2021, UCU will gather the elegant society of its friends and benefactors in Kyiv so that together they can raise funds for talented students, the best professors, and the development of new programs at the university!

We invite you to a live event!

Last year we had a warm online gathering which demonstrated that creating the common good depends not on a place but on people. We also came to appreciate the value of live contact and the possibility of being close to relatives and friends. The need to be together became precious. The Kyiv Friends of UCU invite you to the Annual Charitable Evening and Silent Auction, which will be held at the Hotel InterContinental Kyiv.

 

On the program:

  • Cocktails
  • Silent and live auction of artistic and live lots
  • Festive dinner and speeches by invited guests
  • Musical guests
  • Inspiring atmosphere
  • Charitable lottery

Hosts of the event

Oleksandr Pedan

Ukrainian showman, TV presenter, blogger and good friend of the Ukrainian Catholic University.

Iryna Ozymok

Founder of the International Summit of Mayors, Head of the Local Economic Development Program WNISEF. Back in 2005, Iryna worked at UCU.

OPEN DIALOGUE PARTICIPANTS

Yaroslav Hrytsak

A Ukrainian scholar, historian, and public intellectual, Doctor of History, Professor at the Ukrainian Catholic University, Chief Editor of the Scholarly Annual “Ukraina Moderna,” a member of the Editorial Board of the journals “Ab Imperio,” “Judaica Ukrainica,” “Krytyka,” and “Slavic Review,” a member of the supervisory board of the journal “Harvard Ukrainian Studies,” and honorary professor of the National University of Kyiv Mohyla Academy.

Peter Pomerantsev

A British publicist and a Senior Fellow at Johns Hopkins University, Agora Institute, known in Ukraine as an information warfare expert, an expert on Russian propaganda who has launched out recently his famous book «This is Not Propaganda: Adventures in the War Against Reality» in Ukrainian.

THE EVENING’S HONORED SPEAKERS

Archbishop Borys Gudziak

Metropolitan of the Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Church, Head of the Philadelphia Archeparchy in the USA, President of the Ukrainian Catholic University

Ada Rohotseva

National artist of Ukraine, Hero of Ukraine,
Laureate of the Shevchenko Award

THE EVENING STAGE WILL BE LIT UP BY

Bozhyk Duo

Bozhyk Duo

An instrumental project of the talented musical couple Oleksandr and Yuliya Bozhyk. They perform an incredible virtuoso show on violin and piano.

For the 14th year, guests of the Charitable Evening have a unique opportunity to take part in an auction of artworks, which provides a wonderful opportunity to support UCU in an elegant and outstanding way!

The lot you win will not only be a valuable creation and an investment in Ukrainian art. It will be, above all, an investment in UCU’s wonderful students and professors, who are prepared to create a promising tomorrow for you and me!

For those who want to try their luck, the charitable lottery with gifts from embassies of foreign countries and other partners of our university will again be part of this year’s event.

This year, Ukrainians are celebrating 30 years of the renewal of Independence. The Ukrainian Catholic University is moving the country forward: We are creating an environment which forms the young elite. Today’s students will tomorrow be changing the country for the next 30 years. UCU has a strong identity, which was established almost a century ago by diplomat, economist, and generous philanthropist Metropolitan Andrey Sheptytsky. We invite you to create the future at the Charitable Evening, continuing the tradition of philanthropy with the Friends of UCU.

Charitable donation to participate – 10 000 hryvnias

Sponsors of the Annual Fundraising Dinner 2021

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Media-partners

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Informational partners

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partners of the event

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or send us an email development@ucu.edu.ua

For more information please contact:

+30969633988     +380965153728

kyiv@ucu.edu.ua

Ukrainian Catholic University 2021