Ukrainian American Veterans (UAV) officers seated behind UAV banner

Annual Convention

Make Your Reservations Now

Make your reservations now for the annual convention of the Ukrainian American Veterans (UAV).

New Haven Post 33 is honored to have been selected to host the 72nd National Ukrainian American Veteran’s Annual Convention. Arrangements have been made for our convention with the St. Michael the Archangel Ukrainian Catholic Church in New Haven, Connecticut. The church hall is located at 569 George Street, New Haven, CT 06511-5301, phone number 203-865-0388. The annual convention will be held from October 31 through November 2, 2019.

Reservation Deadlines

Banquet reservations are due by 1 October 2019. You can print and mail the Banquet Reservation Form (below) or make your payment now using our secure PayPal payment gateway. Note that you will be redirected to the PayPal website to make your payment.

Please choose main meal
Comments

All advertisement and booster orders must be received no later than 1 October 2019, in order to allow time to print the convention journal.

Location

St. Michael the Archangel Ukrainian Catholic Church in New Haven, Connecticut.

  • Website: http://stmichaelukrainian.org/
  • Phone: 203-865-0388
  • Address: 569 George Street, New Haven, CT 06511-5301

Transportation

Airports that serve the New Haven, CT area:                                                                                                                    

If flying into New York, there is a shuttle bus (NYC Express Bus) that runs from those airports to Grand Central Train Station in New York City (Manhattan) where you can board a train to New Haven, CT.

If you are taking the train, Union Station is the main railroad passenger station in New Haven, CT and offers connections to Boston, New York and Washington, DC. Amtrak and Metro North services are available. Total walking distance from the station to the hotel is 0.6 miles.

Dress Code

Dress Code for all convention meetings is UAV class “A” uniform.  The official UAV class “A” uniform consists of

Schedule

The UAV National Executive Board will meet on Thursday, 31 October 2019, at 18:00, at the New Haven Hotel.  The meeting is open to all UAV members.

Registration of delegates will take place on Friday, 1 November 2019, from 08:00 to 10:00 at St. Michael’s church hall. The meeting starts at 09:00.  Registration is also open on Saturday from 08:00 to 10:00. The meeting starts at 09:00 on Saturday as well. A detailed schedule will be posted closer to the convention itself.

Activities for Spouses

The UAV Ladies Auxiliary is planning activities for spouses. Please call UAV Ladies Auxiliary President Oksana Koziak at 610-867-4052 for more information.

Hotel Reservations

Sorry, but the hotel group rate is sold out and is no longer available. In fact, there are just 13 rooms available at the New Haven Hotel as of Wednesday evening, 25 September 2019. These remaining rooms are at the regular rate, not the UAV group rate, but you may be able to get a slight discount if you are a AAA member. If you have not already booked your room, you should do so immediately!

There are other hotels nearby if the New Haven Hotel is booked, but the rates may be higher. A few within walking distance of the New Haven Hotel include the Omni New Haven Hotel at Yale and the Blake Hotel, but these are more expensive than the conference hotel.

New Haven Hotel
229 George Street
New Haven, Connecticut 06510
For Reservations: 877-419-0214
Toll free: 800-644-6835
Phone: 203-498-3100
Fax: 203-498-0911
Email: info@newhavenhotel.com
Website: www.newhavenhotel.com

Omni New Haven Hotel at Yale
155 Temple Street
New Haven, Connecticut 06510
Phone: 203-772-6664
www.omnihotels.com/hotels/new-haven-yale

The Blake Hotel
9 High St
New Haven, CT 06510
Phone: 203-390-5352
theblakenewhaven.com

The New Haven Hotel is located 0.6 miles from St. Michael the Archangel Ukrainian Catholic Church, our meeting and banquet facility.

Banquet

St. Michael the Archangel Ukrainian Catholic Church
569 George Street
New Haven, CT 06511-5301
Website: http://stmichaelukrainian.org/

Saturday, 2 November, 2019
Cocktail hour starts at 18:00

You can print and mail the Banquet Reservation Form or make your payment now using our secure PayPal payment gateway. Note that you will be redirected to the PayPal website to make your payment.

Please choose main meal
Comments

If you do not want to make your banquet reservation online, please download and print the UAV Banquet Reservation form and return it with your payment. Banquet reservations are due by Tuesday, 1 October 2019.

Advertisements

We ask for your support of the Ukrainian American Veterans by advertising in our commemorative UAV convention journal. The pricing is reasonable, and your advertisement will be seen by hundreds of UAV members across the country. The journal is a compilation of advertising submitted by our patrons. It will be available at our convention and banquet. All delegates and full-page advertisers attending our banquet will receive a copy of the commemorative journal. Advertisers who have paid for a full page or greater and do not attend the convention will have the journal mailed to them upon request.

  • $300 – Front Inside Cover
  • $300 – Back Inside Cover
  • $300 – Back Page Cover
  • $130 – Full Page
  • $65 – Half Page
  • $40 – Quarter Page
  • $25 – 1/8 Page or Business Card Size
  • $10 – One Line Booster

All advertising orders must be received no later than 1 October 2019. Please download and print the Advertisement Agreement form and return it with your payment.

If you would like to purchase a full-page in memory of a loved one, please consider purchasing an “In Memory” page for $130.

If you would like your name listed as a booster, please download and print the Booster Page form and return it with your payment. Cost is $10.00 per booster name for non-advertisement contributions.

Questions:

Banquet: Please contact Carl R. Harvey at 203-389-6076, carlrharvey79@gmail.com.

Hotel:  Please contact Carl R. Harvey at 203-389-6076, carlrharvey79@gmail.com, or Ihor B. Rudko at 860-705-1849, irudko@rudko.com.

Advertisements: Please contact Bohdan Dudycz at 847-825-1717, dahonorable@att.net.

Carl R. Harvey
Convention Chairman
941 Alling Road
Orange, CT 06477-1352
203-389-6076
carlrharvey79@gmail.com

Bohdan Dudycz
Publication Officer

8433 N. Clifton Ave
Niles, IL 60714
847-825-1717
dahonorable@att.net