Singing of the American Anthem by Olha
Office of Governor Blagojevich
Representative Christine Herbert during the
singing of the American National Anthem
Singing of the Ukrainian Athem by CYM quartet
Nearly 300 attended the Luncheon and
UGFF-USA President Nicholas Mischenko
opens the program
Ukrainian Consulate General for Chicago Oleh
Shevchenko speaks about the Ukrainian
Bishop Emeritus Innocent blesses the
luncheon attendants
Keynote Speaker John Jaresko delivers his
speech "See No Evil: The End of Ukrainian
Genocide Denial"
UGFF-USA Board Member Katya
Mischenko-Mycyk and Vice President Lida
Tkaczuk present the Genocide Education
Illinois State Representative John Fritchey
accepts his Genocide Education Award for
his work on sponsoring House Bill 312.
Illinois State Senator Jacqueline Collins,
sponsor of House Bill 312 in the Senate,
speaks about the importance of educating
children about genocides
Christine Herbert accepts the Genocide
Education Award on behalf of Governor Rod
UGFF-USA President Nicholas Mischenko
poses with 2005 Genocide Education Award
Ukrainian Genocide Survivors pose with the
Genocide Education Award recipients
Candidate for Congress, Jim Ascot from the 7th
District, greets the luncheon attendants
Ukrainian Genocide survivor Archbishop
Alexander Bykowetz of Detroit presented a
keynote address in the Ukrainian language
Children participate in reciting a poem about
the Ukrainian Genocide
Poem recited by Halya Romoh

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2005 Photos - Ukrainian Genocide Remembrance Day 2005 Luncheon & Program