The Petro Jacyk
Education Foundation is a private charitable organization,
established in 1986 by an endowment from Ukrainian born Toronto
businessman and philanthropist, Peter (Petro) Jacyk.
The Foundation's primary
objective is to develop a network of educational programs and
academic centers in world renowned universities
devoted to the scholarly interpretation and dissemination of
objective information about Ukraine and Ukrainians as well as
sponsoring other initiatives which contribute to the promotion
of international awareness of Ukraine and its people.