HOPE worldwide Canada volunteers and supporters are invited to join us again this year as we march at the parade at the 2019 Toronto Ukrainian Festival to raise awareness for the Helping Hand for Ukraine project.
HOPE worldwide Canada volunteers marching in the 2016 parade.
Through this project, Canadians are able to provide financial support to children and parents traumatized by the war in eastern Ukraine. The program is run by HOPE worldwide Ukraine and is now entering Phase III to offer psychological assistance, training for social workers and other humanitarian aid. It has been actively supported and partly funded by HOPE worldwide Canada for the past 5 years.
The Festival starts with a parade of about 1,200 participants, include our own HOPE worldwide Canada participants.
Here are details for the march:
Date: Saturday September 14, 2019.
Time: 10:oo am meet at High Park, at the main entrance on Bloor.
Venue: High Park, Bloor Street. The parade route is from High Park to Jane street along Bloor Street West.
Please SIGN UP and join us at the march by sending an email to Taras Kulish at Taras.Kulish@hopewwcanada.org or text/call (416) 625 7482.
Watch the video below to learn more about HOPE worldwide Canada's participation at the march in previous years and the Helping Hand for Ukraine project.
If you can't make it to the parade please consider making a tax deductible donation to help the children in Eastern Ukraine. They desperately need your help. To make a donation, please click below and select "Helping Hand for Children Traumatized by War In Eastern Ukraine" from the dropdown menu.
videography by Aperture Lane