BRAMA, Dec 22, 2004, 1:00 pm ET|
'Kiev' restaurant joins NYC Ukrainian American community in commemorations of election day with prayer and rally
NEW YORK, December 21 - Community, business and religious leaders in the Ukrainian section of Manhattan will gather with Ukrainian actress Oksana Lada to commemorate Election Day in Ukraine. Religious leaders will hold a prayer vigil for peace in the homeland in one of the most controversial elections in history. The restaurant Kiev is hosting this rally and community event as a public service on Sunday, December 26th at 11:00 a.m., 117 2nd Avenue at E.7th Street in Manhattan.
Oxana Lada is one of the most successful Ukrainian actresses having starred in HBO's hit series "The Sopranos" and also recently appeared in "CSI: Miami" on CBS. She is a Ukrainian citizen and resides in New York City.
Thousands of Ukrainians living in the United States will be voting all day at the consulate in Manhattan. Anyone wishing to attend this event please RSVP to Todd Shapiro at (212) 977-4647 or (516) 312-6573.
117 2nd Avenue (cor. 7th St.)
New York, NY