Charity Concert “Songs for Peace”

ConcertThe 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 will be used to buy life-saving medical supplies that United Help Ukraine will send to volunteers in Ukraine who provide them to various Ukrainian defenders. These volunteer groups include Допомога Зенітно-ракетному полку України and Volyn Warriors Захисти Волинь -Збережи Україну and provide medical supplies to multiple units, such as #14, 16, 72, 80, 95, 24, Volyn, Svityaz, Azov, Aydar, and NatGuard, among others. Ten percent from the net proceeds raised will be given to Maidan UCCC to produce a movie “True Rus” (http://www.truerusmovie.com).
In addition to the concert revenue, Untied Help Ukraine raised $1,450 in souvenir sales and audience donations.

Media about this event (in Ukrainian):

Voice of America
Radio Svoboda