Please join us at St Mary’s Ukrainian Cultural Centre (Banquet Hall) 3150 Ash St, Vancouver for a relaxing evening of tasty food, great cultural entertainment, and inspiring stories! Learn more about our activities and share our vision for the coming year. This year the dinner is set for Saturday November 16th, 2019.
I have been to many fundraisers in the past and I leave all of them feeling impacted in one way or another but the VCDS fundraiser did something to my entire heart.
We have all seen the TV commercials highlighting children in impoverished parts of the world. I would like to think that most of us are struck with that feeling to do something but we live in a distracting world, where we want all the facts about something in 30 seconds which is why I think attending a fundraiser like the one VCDS put on is so important.
The life and story of Baye is one of heartache and challenge, but this resilient young man has redefined it to one of purpose and giving. At a very young age Baye was orphaned and left with no support or family, surviving by his wits and ingenuity.