January 10, 2020

UNA CELEBRATES 125 YEARS: A snapshot from history, 1991


Above, in a photo taken in 1991 at Soyuzivka, are the members of the UNA Supreme Assembly elected at the Ukrainian National Association’s 32nd Convention in 1990. Seen above are: (seated from left) Supreme Auditors Taras Szmagala Sr., Anatole Doroshenko and William Pastuszek, Supreme Vice-Presidentess Gloria Paschen, Supreme Director for Canada John Hewryk, Supreme President Ulana Diachuk, Supreme Vice-President Nestor Olesnycky, Supreme Secretary Walter Sochan, Supreme Treasurer Alexander Blathitka, Supreme Auditors Wasyl Didiuk and Stefan Hawrysz; (second row) Supreme Advisors Genevieve Zerebniak, Helen Olek-Scott, Anya Dydyk-Petrenko, Roma Hadzewycz, Anne Remick, Tekla Moroz and Walter Kwas, Honorary Member of the Supreme Assembly Mary Dushnyck, Supreme Advisors Vasyl Luchkiw and Andrew Jula, and Honorary Member Anne Chopek; (third row) Supreme Advisors Pawlo Dorozynsky, Andrew Keybida, Alex Chudolij, Wasyl Liscynesky, Walter Korchynsky and Eugene Iwanciw.

A photo archive of UNA history has been launched on the UNA website. It is a work in progress that will be expanded and refined. To take a look, go to unainc.org/una/the-una-is-125-years-old/.