Ivan Franko Community

The Ukrainian Centre
5311 Francis Road,
Richmond, BC

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The Kyiv Symphony Orchestra and Chorus

Don't miss this wonderful performance and support Ukrainians. All concerts are free.
Please pass this info to your friends and colleagues.

Kyiv Symphony Orchestra and Chorus

The Kyiv Symphony Orchestra and Chorus (KSOC) is the musical arm of Music Kiev (MMK).
KSOC shares the gospel through great sacred classics, which were once forbidden in the former USSR.
MMK provides spiritual and humanitarian assistance to over 375 widows and pensioners and cares for
a growing number of refugees in Ukraine. A free-will offering will be taken to support the ministries of
Music Mission Kiev. MMK is an agent of Multination Missions Foundation.

Friday Night Family Suppers are back!

Come out and enjoy perennial Ukrainian favourites of borscht, pyrohy (perogies), kobassa (Ukrainian garlic sausage), holubtsi (cabbage rolls) and various chef's specials.
Doors open 5pm - 7:30pm

Upcoming Events

Traditional Ukrainian Food

Cabbage Rolls, pyrohy, and kobassa are available for purchase
every Saturday: 10:00am – 2:00pm
at The Ukrainian Centre, 5311 Francis Road, Richmond.

Friday Night Family Suppers

Suppers are held on the 3rd Friday of each month*
from 5 pm to 7:30 pm.
The next Friday Night Family Suppers we're hosting are:

  • September 19
  • October 17
  • November 21

* There are no Friday Night Suppers during the months of July, August, & December.

We are a registered non-profit charity and provide tax receipts for all cash donations made to our cultural society. All donations are greatly appreciated!


Serving Our Community Since 1937

Annual Golf Tournament The Ukrainian Centre Friday Night Family Suppers Lending Library
Malanka Saturday Sales Pysanka Workshops Rental Events

Volunteers Needed

If you have nimble fingers or know of someone who does, we need you on Tuesday morning for perogy pinching! We could also use your help to roll cabbage rolls on Thursday morning. We can offer great company and great conversation.

You don't have to be Ukrainian to join our team! Find out how volunteering benefits everyone by contacting Fran at the Ukrainian Centre.


Kontakt is broadcasting in BC. Programming can be found on OMNI 1 (Ch. 8 on Shaw) every Sunday at 8am, Mondays at noon, and Thursdays at 3 pm.

Nash Holos

Ukrainian Roots Radio — Vancouver & Nanaimo.

Nash Holos Ukrainian Roots Radio is a bilingual variety show featuring the best in contemporary and traditional Ukrainian music. Broadcasting Sundays, 5-6 pm PST on AM1320 CHMB Vancouver. Live stream: www.am1320.com

Kyiv Symphony Orchestra and Chorus