Part of WEEKEND FOR UKRAINE II, the Gala Banquet will feature keynote addresses by:
- Hennadiy Afanasyev, a recently amnestied activist who spent two years as a political prisoner in Russia for his pro-Ukrainian activities in Crimea
- Yana Zinkevych, a People’s Hero of Ukraine and volunteer medic from the frontlines
- Tetyana Rychkova, a former frontline volunteer and current Member of Parliament of Ukraine
with Master of Ceremonies Michael Shchur, a journalist and political satirist, Ukraine’s version of Jon Stewart
PROCEEDS GO TO SUPPORT DOPOMOHA UKRAINI's ONGOING POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER (PTSD) REHAB PROGRAM IN UKRAINE. ALL DONATIONS AND GALA BANQUET TICKETS ARE ELIGIBLE FOR A TAX RECEIPT.