Information about the USCC
The Union of Spiritual Communities of Christ (USCC) is a registered Canadian charitable society dedicated to the sustainability and enrichment of our Doukhobor heritage, our culture and our spiritual values and beliefs. The USCC is Canada’s largest Doukhobor organization with member communities primarily located in British Columbia and Alberta. Its administrative and cultural facilites are centralized in Grand Forks and Castlegar, BC.
The USCC hosts prayer services every Sunday, and spiritual, cultural, educational, and social gatherings and programs throughout the year. Its facilities are available to the wider community, as are catering services featuring traditional Doukhobor vegetarian dishes prepared by USCC Ladies. Doukhobor handcrafts such as shawls, quilts, and ladles, as well as literature, albums, tapes, CDs, cookbooks and other materials are also available at our Heritage Arts and Crafts facility as well as our Cultural and Community Centres. Our bilingual publication “Iskra”, is published in Grand Forks, BC and is circulated worldwide