“I am very pleased to welcome Janine to the UCC team,” stated Paul Grod, national president of the UCC. “It is important for us to strengthen our capacity to deliver programs and projects, and I am confident that Janine will play a key role in this regard.”
Ms. Kuzma received her post-graduate diploma in fund-raising management from Humber Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning. She also has a B.A. degree in Russian and Eastern European studies and Russian language and literature from the University of Toronto. She speaks English, Ukrainian, Polish and Russian.
She has worked with the Ukrainian World Congress, Jack.org, Childhood Cancer Canada and most recently with University of Toronto Schools (UTS). At UTS she developed a full strategic plan to support a $60 million capital campaign, as well as on the annual giving campaign, prospect research and stewardship programs.
Ms. Kuzma is responsible for advancing the mission of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress by fostering strong relationships with current and potential individual and corporate donors. She will work closely with the UCC fund-raising committee to develop and advance UCC campaigns, maximizing the revenue potential of special events, sponsorship and advertising. She can be reached at Janine.Kuzma@ucc.ca or 416-524-7665.
To learn more about how to support the work and programs of the Ukrainian Canada Congress readers may visit http://www.ucc.ca/donate/ways-to-donate/.