On Sunday, October 23, 2022, a panakhyda was held for the late Bishop Andrew Roborecki, the first Eparch of the Eparchy of Saskatoon. The service was offered by Very Rev. Janko Kolosnjaji, Vicar General, Rector of St. George’s Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral and chaplain to UCBC Bishop Roborecki Branch.  Following the Panakhyda, the Brothers dispersed approximately $14,000 to various organizations in our Eparchy.  These funds are raised annually by the UCBC Branch’s Bingo committee, chaired by Br. Eugene Pryma, who faithfully serves at every bingo.

Bingo disbursements:
St. Volodymyr Park – $5,000 St. George’s Cathedral – $3,500
St. Volodymyr Youth Camp $1,000 Bishop Roborecki Branch $2000
Musee Ukraina $800.00 Altar Servers/Children of Mary $600
Bishop Roborecki Catholic School $400.00 Bishop Filevich Bilingual School $400
Ukrainian Sisters of St Joseph $250 Special Olympics (Zone 6) $100
PFE Dance Showcase $50

Photo credits, Sean Wilson.