03 February 2017 In News

After four years of wandering Europe as a refugee, Lotta Hitschmanova applied for a visa to immigrate to America. She was rejected.

11 October 2016 In News

Celebrate of the life and works of our founder, Dr. Lotta Hitschmanova, with a free webinar on October 23.

14 July 2016 In News

Even in our early days of post-conflict aid, Canadians helped us fund agriculture training for youth.

29 April 2016 In News

Our founder, Dr. Lotta Hitschmanova, has made the Bank of Canada's long list of 12 Canadian women who could be featured on a bank note in 2018.

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LottaHitschmanova tbnWhat's in a Name?

We’re called USC Canada because we started out way back in 1945 as the Unitarian Service Committee, founded by the energetic Dr. Lotta Hitschmanova. We’re still planting the seeds that Lotta sowed. Find out more about our founder, Dr. Lotta Hitschmanova.


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