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Edmonton Elks to Stand With Ukraine

On Friday, June 3rd, 2022 the Edmonton Elks to stand with Ukraine for their pre-season game vs the Calgary Stampeders.  Proceeds from the game will go to go directly to resettling Ukrainians resettle on Alberta.


Highlights of This Event


While the Elks will be wearing their familiar Green and Gold on the field, the event will have a distinctly blue and gold feel around the stadium, with a showcase of Ukrainian culture. Some of the highlights include: Ukrainian national anthem to be performed by the Viter Ukrainian Folk Choir. Performance by more than 200 Ukrainian bilingual program students from Edmonton and area. Edmonton’s Ukrainian Shumka Dancers perform their Classic Hopak at halftime.

Dino Sepe has been an avid sports fan since he was 9 years old. He has read multiple books regarding sports history from various past eras from origins of the game, great dynasties, great coaches, and great players. Dino does carry experience in writing through Humber Theater in which he studied Theater Performance. As an avid football fan, and follows the NFL, CFL, NCAA along with USports Canadian University Football. Dino is proud to be part of the CFL News Hub contributing team, and looks forward to be part of the CFL News Hub covering the Edmonton Elks team going into the future.

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