Ukraine under attack. How to help?
On February 24 2022, the Russian army began a full scale attack against independent and free Ukraine.
Below is a list of organizations and charities who are in Ukraine or organizing assistance for Ukraine. Please consider supporting their efforts
Make a donation in solidarity with Ukraine by supporting New Eastern Europe’s special crowdfunding campaign
The National Bank of Ukraine opened special account to raise funds for Ukraine’s Armed Forces. Transfers in both foreign currency (U.S. dollars, euros, UK pounds) and hryvnias possible: https://bank.gov.ua/en/news/all/natsionalniy-bank-vidkriv-spetsrahunok-dlya-zboru-koshtiv-na-potrebi-armiyi
“Come back alive” https://savelife.in.ua/en/donate/ (works directly with the command and personnel of military units, purchasing infrared thermal imaging cameras, night vision goggles, hemostatics etc)
“Army SOS” https://armysos.com.ua/pomoch-armii (manages purchases of necessary ammunition, shields, intercommunication and reconnaissance facilities, etc. and delivers all goods directly)
“Hospitallers” https://www.facebook.com/hospitallers/posts/2953630548255167 (works directly on the frontline)
“Phoenix Wings” http://wings-phoenix.org.ua/en/about-fund/ ( the appropriate equipment & uniform, personal non-lethal protection (vests, helmets), required treatment of the wounded soldiers, and repair of the buildings used by the army)
“Ukrainian Women Veteran Movement” https://www.uwvm.org.ua/?page_id=3437&lang=en (a consolidation of female veterans, amongst other things organizes preparation for actions in case of emergencies and defense situations.
“Vostok SOS” https://vostok-sos.org/en/make-a-donation/ (raising funds for various needs of the army)
“Voices of Children” https://voices.org.ua/en/ (help for traumatized children)
Ukrainian Red Cross https://redcross.org.ua/en/2022/02/donate-to-support-the-ukrainian-red-cross-to-help-civilians-in-this-difficult-time-for-ukraine/ Donate to support the Ukrainian Red Cross to help civilians in this difficult time for Ukraine
Humanitarian Aid for Ukraine: https://kse.ua/support/donation The Kyiv School of Economics has launched a humanitarian aid campaign for Ukraine.
Ukraine. Families in war zone need urgent help https://www.globalgiving.org/projects/ukraine-families-in-need-must-prepare-for-threat/ (Odessa Charity Foundation Way Home)
Ukraine Aid Legion: https://www.aidlegion.com/ – a charity foundation which delivers aid from the whole world to Ukrainians defending freedom and to innocent civilians displaced by the war.
Other / International organizations
Libereco – Partnership for Human Rights collects donations for Vostok SOS https://www.lphr.org/en/humanitaere-soforthilfe-fuer-die-ukraine/
Diakonie Katastrophenhilfe (German) https://www.diakonie-katastrophenhilfe.de/spende/ukraine (emergency aid for Ukrainians)
People in Need (Czech Republic) https://www.peopleinneed.net/ (Collecting for Ukrainian population and potential refugees).
Polish Humanitarian Action (Polska Akcja Humanitarna) https://www.pah.org.pl/en/ukraine/
Polish Center for International Aid: https://pcpm.org.pl/en/about-us/support-us
Polish-Ukrainian Foundation for Cooperation (U-Work): https://u-work.pl/en/darowizna/ (A Polish based NGO which helps with integration of Ukrainian migrants. Preparing work on helping refugees)
Solidarni z Ukrainą (Solidarity with Ukraine) Polish crowd-funded site to assist NGOs helping Ukraine and Ukrainians: https://pomagam.pl/solidarnizukraina
Polish Red Cross – Aid for Ukraine/Ukrainians https://pck.pl/na-pomoc-ukrainie/
NGO Blue/Yellow (Lithuania) supports Ukraine, its Armed Forces and the civil population in Donbass area since 2014. https://www.blue-yellow.lt/en/
Ukraina heaks! – (Estonia) A consolidated effort from local non-profits aiding Ukraine, including a very small Ukrainian Cultural Center with a huge network https://www.ukrainaheaks.ee/
Fight for Freedom (Romania) – Currently at the Siret border, accept donations https://www.fightforfreedom.ro/
Moldovan Facebook group gathering people of good will https://www.facebook.com/groups/347615063908402
Humanitarian assistance to refugees in Ukraine, Moldovan Ministry of Finance https://bit.ly/3IssNqZ
Local Moldova Government fundraising https://chisinau.md/libview.php (Chisinau City Hall opens bank accounts in lei and foreign currency to support families fleeing Ukraine)
Special Crowdfunding to help refugees in Moldova: https://www.gofundme.com/f/soutien-aux-rfugis-en-moldavie (raising money for The Charity Center for Refugees)
“Peace for Art” Foundation is raising funds to support and assist those artists momentarily deprived of any income in Ukraine. Donate to them here: https://peaceforart.com/support-us/