Current fundraisers for United Help Ukraine

Dear Friends of United Help Ukraine, If you are looking to support Ukrainian veterans or children who lost their homes to war, there are currently five fundraisers dedicated to specific causes: 1) A fundraiser for Ukrainian wounded veteran Mykhailo (“Angel”) Lupeiko who lost legs in the war. We want to help Mykhailo to buy a car. The fundraiser goal is $6,000.[…]

The 26th Ukrainian Independence Day celebration

Yesterday, on a beautiful sunny Sunday, the DC area Ukrainians and friends came to the Holy Trinity Ukrainian Catholic Church to celebrate the 26th Ukraine’s Independence Day. The solemn ceremony honored the heroes who gave their lives to Ukraine’s Freedom, the soldiers who, at this very moment, defend Ukraine on the front lines. We celebrated[…]

Paint Night

Once upon a time, on a rainy evening on May 11, a group of art enthusiasts gathered in a cozy Mediterranean restaurant Agora near Dupont Circle in Washington, DC. Sixteen brave artists were ready to create sixteen beautiful paintings under the thoughtful instructions of a professional artist, our very own Oleksandra Pavlyuk. The atmosphere was[…]

Classical Piano Concert to Benefit Ukraine’s Wounded Soldiers

Last Saturday’s concert by three musicians was a storm, a tempest, and a lyrical reverie. Three friends Jingxuan Zhang​, Elias Dagher, and Sasha Beresovsky​ were expressive and captivatingly extreme at the piano and friendly and insightful in the off-the-stage chats. The Ukrainian community of the DC area enjoyed hosting this event and, at the same[…]

Classical Piano Concert to Benefit Wounded Ukrainian Soldiers

Piano duos by Franz Schubert Please join us on April 22 at 6:30 pm for an evening of classical piano music. All proceeds to benefit wounded Ukrainian soldiers. Doors open at 6:00 pm United Help Ukraine presents pianists Elias Dagher, Jingxuan Zhang, Sasha Beresovsky in a concert featuring piano duos by Franz Schubert, including the A-flat Variations, Andantino[…]

Charitable concert in commemoration of the Heavenly Hundred (video)

A charitable concert organized by the Embassy of Ukraine in the USA / Посольство України в США​ and United Help Ukraine in memory of the fallen Heroes of the Heavenly Hundred was held on March 3 at the Ukrainian Embassy in Washington. Andrei Pidkivka and Solomia Gorokhivska of ensemble Gerdan, joined by pianist Andrew Kraus,[…]

Heavenly Hundred Commemoration – Charitable Concert

The Embassy of Ukraine in USA and non-profit organization United Help Ukraine invite you to the Annual Charitable Concert by ‘Gerdan’ and Andrew Kraus to commemorate the Heavenly Hundred, who laid down their lives during Ukraine’s Revolution of Dignity of 2013-2014. Please join us on March 3rd at 6:30 pm (doors open at 6:00 pm) for[…]

FUNDRAISER: Winter Sports in Carpathians for Ukrainian Soldiers

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[…]

Silent Auction during Bria Blessing’s Christmas Concert

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.

Bria Blessing’s Christmas concert on December 10, 2016

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[…]

Auction during the Bazaar and Mykolai Show at Holy Family Ukrainian Catholic Church (video)

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[…]

Crimean Tent at the Turkish Festival in Washington, DC

On September 25, the Turkish Festival was held on Pennsylvania Ave, in the very center of Washington, DC. The festival gathered a lot of people and was a boisterous and fun event. Traditional Turkish bazaar stretched along the street, with stands full of beautiful jewelry and clothing. The air was permeated by the smell of[…]

Charity Fundraiser at Centreville United Methodist Church

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

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[…]