Association of Ukrainians in the Republic of Ireland (AURI)
Registered 01.07.2008, Reg. № 459369. Charity status CHY18402.
Address: Iroko House, Caher Road, Cloughkeating, Patrickswell, Co. Limerick, Ireland
Phone: +353 87 702 5555, +353 86 351 4773
President: Mykola Krutsyk (Limerick)
Director: Valerii Romaniv (Dublin)
AURI’s activities are directed to:
- represent the interests of Ukrainian community in Ireland and Ukraine;
- unite Ukrainians from all over the Ireland;
- identify and addresses the educational and cultural needs of Ukrainians in Ireland;
- promote the linkage with Ukraine;
- and develop socio-cultural integration into the Irish society.
The establishment and maintenance of Ukrainian schools in order to preserve and develop the Ukrainian language and culture, as well as providing a Ukrainian environment for children with Ukrainian roots or Ukrainian descent, are among major AURI priorities. AURI has launched Saturday schools in Dublin and Cavan to study Ukrainian language, literature, history and culture.
AURI members are involved in volunteering activities, as well as organizing a number of cultural events for anyone interested in Ukraine's culture, traditions and heritage.
AURI actively liaises with the Ukrainian World Congress and the World Congress of Ukrainian Youth Organizations, Ukrainian World Coordinating Council, and the European Congress of Ukrainians.
Ukrainian Church in Dublin