United Help Ukraine, Inc. is a charitable non-profit 501(c)(3) 100% volunteer based organization.
We help those at the front lines protecting Ukraine from the Russian invasion, also the families of wounded and fallen Heroes, as well as people who had to leave their homes and are in need of temporary aid. Our activities focus on fundraising events and raising awareness of the crisis in Ukraine by engaging individuals, organizations, private and government institutions, and media in the United States of America. We are receiving and distributing donations, food and medical supplies to the Ukrainian refugees, people of Ukraine affected by the ongoing conflict in Eastern Ukraine, families of wounded or killed for freedom and independence of Ukraine. [More...]
(or how a group of veterans and their families spent vacation in the Carpathians) Far, far away from the United States of America, somewhere in the blessed land of Ukraine, in the midst of the eternal Carpathians, at the foot of the legendary Hoverla mountain, at the altitude of some 1300 meters above the sea level,[…]
Volunteers from group “Children of Ukrainian heroes” had the idea that each child should find his or her Christmas present under the Christmas tree. So they did everything possible (and sometimes nearly impossible) to make sure the presents were delivered to the kids by New Year’s Eve. Then moms took photos of their kids with[…]
Dear Friends, we received a thank you note and Christmas greetings from the Ukrainian volunteers who delivered toys, winter coats and warm clothes to 60 children of Fallen and Missing in Action Ukrainian Heroes from the Volyn region. These are the Christmas gifts that you purchased back in November and early December based on UHU’s[…]
UHU shipments with your gifts for children of Ukrainian defenders arrived just in time for the New Year Holiday!
Dear friends, we have the most exciting news for you just in time for New Year’s Eve! UHU shipments with your gifts for children of Ukrainian defenders arrived just in time for the Holiday! What did you do in the morning of the last day of the year? Here is how the day started for[…]
1/15/2017 UPDATE: Report from the first group vacation is here! THEY CAME BACK FROM THE WAR We are always hoping that our soldiers would return home alive. And here they are. Home. Alive. Back from the war. Many are wounded, stressed, hunted by flashbacks and nightmares of the war… Others came back only for a[…]
During the concert by Bria Blessing on December 10, 2016, we raised $560 from the silent auction of paintings by students from The Lutsk Art School. The funds from the paintings auctions will be used for purchasing life-saving medical supplies for brave men and women from Volyn region who are fighting in Eastern Ukraine.
We are grateful to all who came to Bria Blessing’s Christmas concert on December 10, 2016 in Washington, DC. Bria was absolutely amazing in her performance, and it was such a warm and wonderful concert! We thank our supporters who came, made donations, purchased items and bid on silent auctions. After expenses we raised a[…]
United Help Ukraine is proud to be part of the important project: implementation of 3D orthoses production in Ukraine! With the help of Anonymous Donor, members of UHU were able to purchase and deliver a 3D scanner for the medical center Nodus. Now it has been put into service and started helping wounded soldiers. This[…]
On October 30, 2016, team UHU, local and visiting Ukrainians and friends of Ukraine came out to support 4 Ukrainian soldiers and their support team who ran with them. These men and women from Ukraine didn’t just run a 10K, part of the US Marine Corps Marathon. They ran for all of Ukraine, to show that[…]
This year the list of presents nearly doubled compared to a similar initiative we organized last year. We received nearly 500 items — toys, art sets, warm jackets, clothes — from our supporters who selected personalized gifts from the Amazon list. All gifts were neatly packed into 23 boxes, and are on the way to Ukraine now (air shipment)[…]
Young students of The Lutsk Art School, Volyn Region, prepared the Christmas and St. Mykolai themed collection of drawings to be sent across the Atlantic Ocean to the Washington, DC area. The auction of kids drawings took place during the Ukrainian School Holiday Bazaar and Mykolai Show on December 17th, held at Holy Family Ukrainian Catholic Church in[…]
On April 25, 2016 United Help Ukraine and Centreville United Methodist Church held a fundraiser to benefit Ukraine’s internally displaced people and wounded warriors. Thank you to everyone who came and supported this event! We are greateful to Pastor Michelle and entire Centreville United Methodist Church for hosting this fundraiser. Especial thank you to Tamara[…]
Film Screening: The Resilient People of Ukraine at George Mason University Founders Hall, Arlington, VA – Internationally Acclaimed Documentary: “The Babushkas of Chernobyl” by Holly Morris. – Short Documentary: “Pianino for Peace” by Max Rykov. The film won the Rising Star Award at the International Peace and Film Festival in Orlando, FL. Photo of this[…]
Heavenly Hundred Commemoration – Charity Concert by “Gerdan” This year marks the Second Anniversary of the mass shootings on Maidan during the Revolution of Dignity, Ukraine’s fight for Freedom. The Embassy of Ukraine in the USA, Gerdan and United Help Ukraine invite you to a charity concert to commemorate the Heavenly Hundred who gave their[…]
Holodomor – “Death by Starvation”: The 1932-33 genocide in Ukraine at its height in June 1933, the UKRAINIAN GENOCIDE claimed the lives of 28,000 people EACH DAY. The Memorial was opened in Washington DC, on November 7, 2015. Organizer: U.S. Committee for Holodomor-Genocide Awareness 1932-1933
The Washington DC concert is part of Bria Blessing’s North America and Canada Charity Tour to Benefit Victims of War in Ukraine. Bria Blessing is an American born in Texas, who has lived in Ukraine for more than 16 years and is engaged in various activities in Lviv and all over Ukraine. She calls herself[…]
MEMORIAL MARCH – MH17 SHOT DOWN. Solemn commemoration of the victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH 17. WHEN: Friday, July 17th – 5:30pm to 6:30pm WHERE: Gather at Lafayette Square and proceed to the official residence of the Russian Ambassador at 1125 16th Street, NW, Washington, DC. WHY: Delivery of an appeal to the Russian[…]
When: Monday, June 15 Where: Centreville United Methodist Church . Address: 6400 Old Centreville Rd, Centreville, Virginia 20121 Time: 5pm – 7pm United Help Ukraine volunteers will provide a delicious Ukrainian dinner, talk about its fundraising efforts and sell beautiful Ukrainian souvenirs to the members of the church, the community and anyone who is willing[…]
When: Tuesday, June 30, 2015 at 7:00 pm Where: The Lyceum, Alexandria’s History Museum Admission is FREE. Donations kindly appreciated.
The Charity Concert “Songs for Peace” with Anastasiya Prykhodko (Ukrainian folk rock and traditional pop singer) March 7, 2015 at George Washington Masonic Memorial in Alexandria, VA. Organized by United Help Ukraine, sponsored by Buy Ukrainian and Champions Realty/Champions Mortgage The concert gathered 290 guests, and United Help Ukraine collected $8,576 in net proceeds that[…]
This event was held at the Ukrainian Embassy in Washington, D.C. on February 20, 2015. All proceeds from the event go to ship a container of medical supplies to Ukraine. Watch video reportage here. Media about this event (in Ukrainian): Voice of America ukrinform.ua