A bas-relief to known teacher Vasyl Sarkanych was opened in Svalyava (PHOTOS)
Svalyava celebrated the holiday of the Birth of the Holy Mother of God, which this year coincided with the 777th anniversary of the founding of the city.
Every year on the Day of Svalyava, they honor outstanding fellow city residents there. This year - it is the opening of the memorial plaque - bas-relief to the Honorary citizen Vasyl Sarkanych.
Svalyava City Council informed that Vasyl Sarkanych devoted his entire life to the development of pedagogy in the system of vocational education, all those years he worked in Svalyava vocational school 9, of which 30 years he worked as the principal of the institution. He was awarded many honors. "After our country gained the independence, he made a significant contribution to the development of democratic processes in Svalyava district" - the City Hall informed. Vasyl Sarkanych died in 2008.