Month August 2022

Happening Aug. 27: DC Celebrates Ukraine’s Independence Day!

Rally and March: DC Celebrates Ukraine’s Independence Day

This weekend, the Ukrainian community and its friends will celebrate 31 years since Ukraine’s declaration of independence from the Soviet Union.

  • Date: 27 August (Saturday)
  • Time: 4:00 PM
  • Assemble at: In front of the White House – Lafayette Square.
More details

We will hold a rally at Lafayette Square from 4:00 to 5:15 PM. Then, we will march to the Taras Shevchenko Monument (1512 22nd St NW), where we will hold the second part of our rally.

  • March length: 1.5 miles (~30 minutes of walking).
  • Estimated dispersal time: 7:00 PM

Participating organizations:

  • US Ukrainian Activists
  • Embassy of Ukraine
  • United Help Ukraine
  • Ukraine House
  • Ukrainian American Veterans
  • Ukrainian Congress Committee of America (UCCA)
  • US-Ukraine Foundation
  • Razom For Ukraine
  • Taras Shevchenko School of Ukrainian Studies, Washington DC

Full details at the Facebook event.

Details may change at the last minute due to weather conditions. Please check the Facebook page before the event – all changes will be reported there.

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USUA interview on Bowie TV

On June 30, 2022, US Ukrainian Activists (USUA) was honored to participate in the Bowie TV program to share the story of Ukraine and its heroic resistance against Russia’s invasion and genocide.

Event: The War is Not Over Yet!

On Sat., July 9, dozens of people rallied at the White House in support of Ukraine.

We joined a nationwide event in multiple cities (New York, NY; Austin, TX; Cincinnati, OH; Phoenix, AZ; Atlanta, GA; San Diego, CA; and more) to send the message: “Russia’s war against Ukraine is still not over!”

A big thank you to the many people who came on such short notice, despite the weather.

The war is not over yet! Every moment, Russian war crimes continue against civilians. Every hour, Ukrainian defenders fight and die in defense of Ukraine and the entire free world.

We will not allow dictators to create their own new world order! We believe that the United States will continue to stand with Ukraine – to protect America’s future, and the future of the entire world.