The Latest Actions at Veronika Children Leukemia Foundation


June 2, 2016

Give Adelia a chance

Pavel Egorov

Adelia Khalimova is a twelve-year-old girl from Ulianovsk, Russia. Four years ago Adelia was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia - a high risk form of cancer.

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January 20, 2016

Maestro Pavel Egorov Charitable Evening

Pavel Egorov Don’t miss a chance to meet a legendary musician! Maestro Pavel Egorov will be performing to benefit Veronika Children Leukemia Foundation in an intimate atmosphere of an exclusive reception.

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 November 1, 2015

Kids Halloween Party 2015 - Нестрашная сказка дремучего леса

We would like to invite children and parents to the Halloween Costume Party on November 1st in Port Moody. The entertainment program will be offered in Russian language featuring characters from the traditional Russian fairy tales such as Baba Yaga, Kikimora, Basilio the Cat, and Aladdin.

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 September 26, 2015

International Soccer Tournament - Veronica Cup of Nations

We are very excited to host the “Veronica Cup of Nations (VCN)” – an international soccer tournament for the vibrant multicultural community of Greater Vancouver.

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April 19, 2015

Family Tea Party, April 19 2015

Tea Party

When:  Sunday,  April 19, from 11:30 am to
Where: Rodos Kouzina Mediterranean Grille221 Ioco Rd, Port Moody, BC V3H 2H4

To join please RSVP via Facebook Event Page



September 20, 2014

Garage Sale, September 20 2014

Garage sale

When:  Saturday,  September 20, from 9 am to 5 pm
Where: Ukrainian Orthodox Church,  304 8th St, New Westminster



May 25, 2014

SPRING CONCERT - A Benefit for Chernobyl

Spring Concert Join us for a celebration of song, music and theatrical performance.


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May 24, 2014

Garage Sale, May 24 2014

Garage sale

VCLF is pleased to announce another huge Garage Sale in New Westminster!

When:  Saturday,  May 24 from 9 am to 5 pm
Where: Ukrainian Orthodox Church,  304 8th St, New Westminster

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January 20, 2014

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We are pleased to announce that starting as of Oct 1, 2013 Veronika Children Leukemia Foundation was granted a charitable status with CRA.



January to October, 2014

Charity Action "Sketch For The Future"


Donate $10 or more to Veronika Foundation  and receive a one of a kind sketch from Suzanna Orlova.

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December 28, 2013

Andrei Griazin. VCLF transferred $ 4,000 to Sheba Medical Centre, Tel-Hashomer, Israel

On December 28, 2013 Veronika Children Leukemia Foundation transferred $ 4,000 to the Sheba Medical Center to help Andrei's parents pay the bill for his treatment

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December 6, 2013

Maksim Mosenzhev. Money transfer to Hadassah Medical Organization, Israel


Maksim Mosenzhev is 17 years old. For more than 2 years he has been fighting leukemia. VCLF has transfered $ 4,000 to the Hadassah Medical Organization for Maksim's treatment.

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December 1 – 24, 2013

Christmas Baskets - 2013

Christmas Baskets

If you are looking for a gift, or a way to decorate your home or office, please order a basket made by our volunteers. All net proceeds from the sales will go in support of treatment for children fighting leukemia.

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November 26, 2013

5th Annual Unwrapped: A Charitable Night of Shopping in Coquitlam Centre!

Thank you to Coquitlam Centre for their invitation to participate in Unwrapped: A Charitable Night of Shopping!

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November 15, 2013

Apple Drive 2013

Thank you all! The second apple drive of Veronika Children Leukemia Foundation resulted in $ 1350.00 raised for the organization.

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October 6, 2013

Happy Halloween Dance in Richmond


All net proceeds are going towards medical treatment of a child with Leukemia or other childhood cancers. 
Catering and drinks will be available for additional cost. 
Doors open at 6 p.m.

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September 14, 2013

End of the Season Garage Sale in New Westminster

garage sale

 On Saturday September 14 Veronika Children Leukemia Foundation holds end of the season Garage Sale at Ukrainian Orthodox Church of STS Peter & Paul 304 Eighth St, New Westminster. 



June 29, 2013

Garage Sale in New Westminster

Garage Sale

 On Saturday June 29 Veronika Children Leukemia Foundation organizes a Garage Sale at Ukrainian Orthodox Church of STS Peter & Paul 304 Eighth St, New Westminster. 



May 19, 2013

Chernobyl: The Opera

Chernobyl: The Opera

The Troika Collective  is currently partnering with the Veronika Children Leukemia Foundation (, which assists children suffering from cancer in Eastern Europe, many of them as a result of the lingering effects of the Chernobyl disaster. All proceeds from a preview performance May 14th will be donated to the foundation.

Link to the event page


May 11, 2013

Garage Sale in Coquitlam

Garage Sale

On May 11 VCLF took part in Coquitlam City Wide Garage sale. Thanks to everybody who came and supported the cause!



March 26, 2013

Lera Lubota has passed away

Lera Lubota Despite received medical treatment Lera Lubota passed away on March 26, 2013 leaving behind her loving mother, father and a younger brother. We forward our deepest condolences to the family.


February 2013

Chocolate Campaign

Chocolate Campaign

In February the most devoted volunteers of VF  were selling chocloate bars at their workplaces and door to door. 
This simple campaign proved to be quite profitable and easy to execute. 


January 7, 2013

Transfer to Sheba Medical Center (Israel)

5,000 USD transfered to Sheba Medical Centre (Israel) to help pay for the treatment of Serezha Shevchik. 



December 2012

Floral Christmas Baskets Sale!

Рождественские корзины

In December our volunteers mastered a new skill - creating floral baskets! The cost of this basket was close to nothing, but they were sold $25 a peice every Sunday before Christmas in Holly Recuperation Church (Vancouver). 

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December 9, 2012

Memorial Service for Veronika Shimarova and Vlad Korobkov

Memorial Service

Late fall of 2012 was a difficult period for our organization. Two-year old Veronika Shimarova  and nine-year old Vlad Korobkov passed away. Volunteers of VCLF gathered in Holy Resurrection Orthodox Church to honor the memory of these kids.


December 7, 2012

Bone Marrow Transplant to Lera Lubota!

The long awaited day of the BMT for Lera Lubota has come!
The procedure has taken place in  Belarus Center for Pediatric Oncology and Hematology. VCLF contibute $ 20 000 towards the treatment of Lera.


November 20, 2013

Coquitlam Mall Charitable Shopping Night

coquitlam centre

On Tuesday, November 20, 2012, Coquitlam Centre is very excited to be holding their third annual community initiative “Unwrapped – A Charitable Night of Shopping” – a fundraising event “fashioned” to be a community and holiday tradition for the Tri- Cities and neighboring communities.



September, 2012

Apples by donation campaign

Apple a day keeps a doctor away! We hope that this saying will prove to be true also to little leukemia patients.

Okanagan farmer John donated 700 kg of apples to Veronika Children Leukemia Foundation. Apples were given away by donation in Euro Food Tri-Cities Store.


October 28, 2012

Volunteer appreciation party

volunteer party

If you have already volunteered for us or plan to join our enthusiastic team in the future please join us for a cup of tea and a little chitchat.



October 20, 2012

Free walk to raise awareness and flash mob for Vlad!

walk to raise awareness

We would like feature the story of 9-year old Vlad  Korobkov from the Ukraine. Our walk will be filmed and broadcasted on YouTube.

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September 30, 2012

Bowling Fundraiser


We played bowling on September 30th, 2012.  Bowling is a family activity and anyone from the age of 5 to 95 could play, so filling the venue with over 100 players was easy. It was a fun fundraiser!

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September 15, 2012

Garage sale

garage sale

 The Ukrainian Orthodox Church in New Westminster let us use their property, and we collected donations of used items from our friends and families. The garage sale was a huge success. We raised $1700 in a single day.

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September, 1 and 2, 2013

Charity BBQ with realtor Glen Seymour


On September 1st and 2nd we participated in a charitable event as a registered non for profit organization for the very first time.

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May 27, 2013

Concert at the studio-theatre Palme


On May the 27th the theatre organized a charitable concert with proceeds going to cover the costs of Veronika’s treatment.

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April 21, 2012

Garage sale. Coquitlam.

garage sale

 On April 21st, a garage sale was organized with all proceeds going to help pay Veronika’s hospital bill.  This event raised over $1700 for Veronika’s treatment.

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April 7, 2013

Girls only party!


Girls only party or so called “Devichnik” was the very first event that has launched a crowd funding campaign to raise funds for Veronika Shimarova’s BMT in Munich, Germany. The response of community was overwhelming. This single event raise $ 3500.

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