Order of Saint Nicholas the Wonderworker


Kyiv, Ukraine
Metal with enamel
2 × 2 inches
The Order of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker in Ukraine is given by Patriarch Filaret, head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church Kyiv Patriarchate. It is is awarded for “services to revive spirituality in Ukraine and strengthening the local Ukrainian Orthodox Church.” It has been bestowed on the director of a children’s hospital, the head of state forest services, and charity fund leaders, among others.