Want to help Ukraine? Here are some options | Radio WGN 720
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — As Russia continues its invasion of Ukraine, people around the world are wondering how they can help the country and those fleeing their homes.
Here is a list of organizations dedicated to helping Ukrainian refugees and those affected by the ongoing conflict. The descriptions were collected through websites and social media accounts.
Staff members support includes emergency aid such as food, water and other essentials. Staff members also support hospitals and primary health care facilities, repair water stations, and help households repair damaged homes.
According to its Facebook page, Revive Soldiers Ukraine’s programs are mainly focused on medical rehabilitation as a reflection of the most urgent needs. Initiatives include helping seriously injured soldiers receive medical aid and rehabilitation in other countries, promoting cooperation between the United States and Ukraine on mutually beneficial social and economic programs in both countries, to help hospitals treat the wounded of the ATO conflict by providing emergency medical aid and supplies, to support children and women in their right to a healthy life, to meet the housing needs of Ukrainian soldiers and their families.
Dedicated “to raising awareness of Ukraine in the United States and around the world and to providing humanitarian assistance to Ukraine.” We work closely with non-profit organizations and volunteers focused on helping Ukraine. We organize fundraisers, meetings with Ukrainian celebrities, round tables dedicated to Ukraine and Ukrainian culture and participate in various cultural events. Since December 2013, we have raised over $500,000 in donations.“
“For more than 60 years, we have provided relief and recovery during and after conflicts and disasters. We also work alongside vulnerable communities on long-term programs to bring about lasting change. Christian values and humanitarian principles form the foundation of our work: helping people regardless of their religion, origin or political beliefs in more than 100 projects in more than 20 countries.“
The activities “focus on fundraising events and raising awareness of the crisis in Ukraine by involving individuals, organizations, private and governmental institutions and the media in the United States of America. Receives and distributes donations, as well as food and medical supplies to refugees and those affected by the invasion.
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