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Welcome to U Multicultural

Ethnocultural media channel established with the objective of serving the diverse communities and contributing to the dynamic multicultural identity of Canada by offering an accessible multi-ethnic television service that offers information programming and other high-quality programming focused on ethnocultural communities of Canada.

ABOUT US

U Multicultural channel already has a number of diverse communities on board: Russian-speaking community, Portuguese community, Ukrainian community, Indian community.

We are happy to invite you to join us and produce tv programs about the community in your own language. We will provide support in production, distribution and broadcasting.

PURPOSES:

About

U Multicultural channel is a community-based media channel established with the objective of serving the diverse communities and contributing to the dynamic multicultural identity of Canada.

Mission

Helping diverse and multicultural communities by providing the place and digital platform where each diverse voice will be heard and supporting them in making changes to bring this potential into the world.

Vision

U MULTICULTURAL values are integrity, creativity, loyalty, community, diversity, partnership. U Multicultural supports the community and produces the web/television content for them, give a chance to be heard.

MEET OUR PEOPLE

We are proud of our culture of collaboration and teamwork and we are constantly finding ways to empower our people. Empowered, engaged people are more likely to innovate, and that’s what we are here for. 

Our leaders are role models who inspire our people to excel and reach goals. Our focus on people management ensures we make full use of the talent of all our employees.

"A nation's culture resides in the hearts and in the soul of its people." - Mahatma Gandhi

board members

Maggie Demarchi

Amir Tleuzhanov

Paulo Bergantim

Contact Us!

If you have any questions, creative ideas or partnership proposals, please contact us!

Elena Tarnavski

Lina Streltsov

Our Team

Taya Rtichsheva

Founder

Elena Yemelyanova

Project Manager

Helen Klyosova

Accountant

Kylie Wright

Fundraising Coordinator

David Teffaine

Communications and Marketing Coordinator

David Teffaine

Communications and Marketing Coordinator

David Teffaine

Communications and Marketing Coordinator

Get Involved!

We are constantly looking for creative people to join us with a number of Volunteer opportunities!

Eric Antonio

Videographer and Editor

Daniel Igne-Jajalla

Videographer and Editor

Parth Patel

Web Developer

Parth Patel

Web Developer

OUR CONTRIBUTORS

Natasha Byrne

Writer and Editor

Bio: Natasha has had a love for writing since the age of twelve. She graduated with English Literature at the University of Manitoba and is applying for her MA. She has covered mental health articles and actively writes for her book, where characters live in a realm of paralysis. 
Passionate about: Writing, Ballet & Contemporary Dancing and her dog Pico.
Motto: If you can dream it, you can achieve it. 

Karyna Dianka

Videographer and Editor

Bio: Hi, my name is Karyna and I was born in Ukraine. I came to Canada in 2014 with my family. Two years after I got a new interest – interest in photography and videography. And look where I am now, doing my favourite things!:blush:

Kiran Ajaz

Writer and Editor

Author Bio: Kiran is a Content Writer and Marketer by profession. An MBA graduate with a major in Finance, her background also entails developing and editing pieces on a variety of subjects for different verticals.

Passionate about: Blogging, Traveling, and Life Experiences.
Motto: Keep learning and don’t you dare stop. Not even when I am in my 70s.
“Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.” – Henry Ford.  
Our MENTIONS

'We have to share our voices'​

Non-profit U Multicultural gives voice to Manitoba’s…

Festivals - Upcoming Events

Ethno Fest is an event that celebrates multiculturalism…

Multicultural television unites communities

Many local cultural communities have found a voice for their…

Come meet us up close

Every one of our team members is devoted to delivering the finest possible designs.

Emma Louise

Interior Designer

Emma Louise

Interior Designer

john frieda

Co Founder

john frieda

Co Founder

allen greene

Architect

allen greene

Architect

david louis

Interior Designer

Emma Louise

Interior Designer

Trusted by the best

NEWS AND UPDATES

Read and learn with U

A Stand Against Asian Hate

Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of U Multicultural. With the ongoing pandemic, we’ve seen an increase in racism and hate crimes against Asians. On March 27, a Stop Asian Hate Rally tookContinue Reading

The Musical Journey of Kelly Bado

Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of U Multicultural. Music has always been a part of is a bilingual singer-songwriter Kelly Bado’s life. She combines various aspects of her life to create aContinue Reading

The Plautdietsch Code: Knacking the Mystery of Mennonites

Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of U Multicultural. What is a Mennonite? For Andrew Unger, creator of the Daily Bonnet, that is the perfect question. As a Mennonite himself, Andrew felt breakingContinue Reading

Creating A New Life and Maintaining Your Career

Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not  necessarily reflect the official policy or position of U Multicultural. Manitoba has a flourishing Filipino Community of approximately 83,000. A region that has seen significant growth in that community is the Pembina Valley,Continue Reading

History of Jewish Culture in Winnipeg and Manitoba

Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of U Multicultural. Immigrants founded modern Canada. On the prairies, people of all backgrounds and cultures searched for a new life and cultivated the land. One ofContinue Reading

Passion for Teaching and Media

Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of U Multicultural. How do you succeed in the media industry? Well, Spanish immigrant, Miguel Hernandez seems to have cracked that code. Miguel has been heavily involvedContinue Reading

U Voices

We have to share our voices

U Multicultural helps any interested ethnic group to produce original content that is broadcast on local cable TV stations in Manitoba, Alberta and British Columbia.

Multicultural television unites communities

"I offered a pilot program to Shaw Winnipeg, and have produced shows since 2015," Rtichsheva said. "We use a studio at Shaw, as part of their community TV option."

The idea of Ethno Fest 2020

Paulo Bergantim discussing the idea of Ethno Fest 2020, the concept of U Multicultural as an ethnocultural media platform in Canada.

Many communities involved in Ethno Fest 2020

Taya Rtichsheva, Founder of U Multicultural, speaks about all the different communities involved in Ethno Fest 2020.

U Multicultural vital to getting information out

Maggie Demarchi explains how of U Multicultural has helped Brazilian Association of Winnipeg get information out.

Sponsorship opportunities available at Ethno Fest

Kylie Wright the sponsorship and partnership opportunities with Ethno Fest 2020 and U Multicultural.

Creating content for display on U Multicultural

Sharan Tappia from Asian Women of Winnipeg on her experience with creating content for use on U Multicultural.

New digital festival aims to help multicultural groups tell stories in their own voices

Ethno Fest 2020, an initiative of non-profit media platform U Multicultural, launched Saturday

Giving a voice to multicultural groups

CityNews about Ethno Fest 2020

A new digital festival to provide a multicultural voice in Manitoba

Ethno Fest 2020 is the initiative of the non-profit media platform U Multicultural. It aims to bring an understanding of cultural groups beyond food sharing and performances.

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS

U Multicultural media platform launched Ethno Fest 2020 – The First Digital Ethnocultural Festival this summer. The Festival will be launched both at www.u-channel.ca and at cable TV networks on August 15, 2020. Everyone interested is welcome to experience media stories, interviews with the most influential community members of various ethnic communities, watch performances 24/7 and much more.

SPONSORS AND PARTNERS

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