Metropolitan Andrey Sheptycky Foundation (MASIF)
Established in 1989 by the Ukrainian Catholic Bishops of Canada, the Foundation is a federally registered charitable organization. The board of directors is comprised of bishops and lay representatives from Canada and the United States. Its goal is to raise and manage a principal fund to support the teaching and academic activity of four full-time professors at the Sheptytsky Institute, as well as sessional lecturers and support staff. Funds are raised from individuals, organizations and foundations primarily within the Ukrainian community in North America.
The Metropolitan Andrey Sheptytsky Institute Foundation is a non-profit, charitable organization, registered in Canada and the United States, and operating under the spiritual and financial patronage of the Ukrainian Catholic Bishops of Canada. The mission of the Foundation is to raise and manage capital funds in order to provide long-term financial support to the Metropolitan Andrey Sheptytsky Institute of Eastern Christian Studies.