Ukrainians for Voinovich established in Ohio
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Gov. George V. Voinovich received the support of 35 nationality communities on August 10 in his bid for the U.S. Senate.
Ralph J. Perk, former mayor of Cleveland, will serve as honorary chairman of the Ohio Nationalities for Voinovich Coalition. Ukrainians for Voinovich, a committee headed by Daria Futey and George Oryshkewych, was established to get the Ukrainian American community in Ohio involved in the campaign at a grassroots level.
The other nationalities forming committees in support of Gov. Voinovich include: Albanians, Arabs, Armenians, Asian Indians, Belarusians, Bulgarians, Chinese, Croatians, Cubans, Czechs, Estonians, Filipinos, French, Germans, Greeks, Hungarians, Irish, Italians, Japanese, Koreans, Latvians, Lithuanians, Macedonians, Mexicans, Native American Indians, Poles, Puerto Ricans, Romanians, Russians, Scots, Serbs, Slovaks, Slovenians and Vietnamese.
For more information about the Voinovich compaign, contact Andy Futey or Caryn Candisky at (614) 280-6446.
Copyright © The Ukrainian Weekly, August 30, 1998, No. 35, Vol. LXVI
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