Today in USA we celebrate Veterans Day, appreciating brave men and women who served our country and often paid the highest price for our freedom and security. Two weeks ago, United Help Ukraine, US Ukrainian Activists, and many members of Ukrainian community in the Metropolitan DC Area greeted a group of 18 Ukrainian Veterans who[…]
A variety of requested medicine on the total sum of UAH 11875 (~$450) has been purchased and delivered to the front lines for medical battalion Hospitaliers. Special thanks to George Sajewych, a member of the Hospitaliers and a member of United Help Ukraine, for the purchase and delivery of the medicines.
Friends, thanks to your support, once again United Help Ukraine was able to sponsor a week-long New Year vacation in the Carpathian mountains for a group of Ukrainian defenders and their families. This trip is the latest success of the Family-Focused Therapy Program for rehabilitation of warriors in Ukraine. It was organized by Vsevolod Stebliuk[…]
Book presentation by Yevhen Polozhiy (Євген Положій) was held last Sunday, December 16, at the Saint Andrew Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral Washington DC. Thank you to everyone who came to the presentation! A special thank you to Saint Andrew Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral Washington DC and personally Frv Steliac for opening the doors for this book presentation[…]
ASAP Rescue received 605 liters of diesel fuel worth $700. A big thank you to Tamara Rudolph. This is the second delivery that came from the funds collected at Tamara’s birthday fundraiser. (The first delivery had been made back in October)
On Saturday, October 27th, United Help Ukraine, US Ukrainian Activists, the Embassy of Ukraine in the USA, and Ukrainian Diaspora welcomed the team of Ukrainian heroes who came to Washington, DC to run in the 43rd Marine Corps Marathon. On Sunday, October 28th, the team successfully completed 10K and 42K distances. Many members of Ukrainian[…]
ASAP Rescue received from United Help Ukraine: 575 liters of diesel fuel worth $700. A big thank you to Tamara Rudolph who collected these funds at her birthday fundraiser.
“We are very grateful to our true friends of the Ukrainian diaspora in Washington United Help Ukraine, Oksana Osipova, Yuliya Murashko, Геннадий Мурашко for a very quick assistance for our soldiers from the 24th Brigade. We got occlusive tapes Halo Chest Seal, HYFIN VENT CHEST SEAL, decompression needles, hemostatic bandages QuickClot Combat Gauze, Israeli bandage. All items were delivered[…]
United Help Ukraine responded to an urgent request of purchasing antibiotics for a wounded soldier who was just transferred from the intensive care to a regular unit in a military hospital. Due to a large number of wounded soldiers recently admitted by the hospital, the hospital had to urgently make additional order of medication; however,[…]
Reports are coming from volunteers in Ukraine who started to receive boxes from recent United Help Ukraine’s shipment: Volunteers in Kyiv received 3 boxes of uniforms, as well as military boots, gloves, summer hats, belts, thermal underwear, raglans, and socks. Soon to be distributed to soldiers in volunteer battalions.
Best way to spend Saturday? Pack 55 boxes with uniforms, medical aid, children clothes. Soon will be shipped to Ukraine.
Taira’s Angels ASAP RESCUE are grateful to United Help Ukraine for halo chest seals (30pcs), needles for use in treatment of a tension pneumothorax (60pcs); coupons for gas (100 liters of A92; 100 liters of diesel fuel.)
Five medical backpacks with halo chest seals, Israeli bandages, QuikClots from United Help Ukraine have been delivered to the front lines. Thank you Roman Dzivinsky for the delivery and report.
By Yuliya Murashko: Dear friends, This is an update about the United Help Ukraine’s fundraiser that I started in November 2017 to buy a handcycle for Sasha Chalapchhiy. By Dec 31st we raised $2,090. However, things did not go as planned, in a good way. An anonymous donor purchased a brand new handcycle for Sasha![…]
Reports from volunteers on the ground and pictures from the soldiers keep coming. This one is about the items from the shipment that United Help Ukraine sent before Christmas. Everything came on time and had been delivered to the soldiers several weeks ago: 13 pairs of boots, a pair of shoes, 10 raincoats, and 26[…]
Warm gloves, thermal underwear, uniforms, and boots have been delivered to the 5th battalion UPA, 2nd Dnipro military unit, and to the 95th battalion.
One of the main initiatives of United Help Ukraine is to provide humanitarian aid to Ukrainian defenders at the front lines. Due to the very tough living conditions and cold winter weather warm clothes and medical supplies are needed in larger quantities than currently provided by the government. Our “adopted” soldier Max (who[…]
Update (1/22/2018): uniforms, thermal underwear, under helmet hats, and first aid kit components already have been delivered to the soldiers on front lines.
Friends, a big thank you to all of you who donated money and shared our fundraiser for purchasing a car for wounded warrior Serhiy Khrapko! Today, we have great news, the car has been purchased! War hero Serhiy Khrapko lives in Kyiv with his wife and two young kids. Before the war, Serhiy worked in[…]
Two large boxes with thermal underwear and uniform pants and shirts have been received by volunteers of ASAP Emergency Medical Service Khottabych and will soon be delivered to the front lines. Thanks to volunteers of ASAP EMS Hottabych and Yuliya Murashko, Tamara Rudolph, Геннадий Мурашко, Yuri Yankovski!
Some time ago United Help Ukraine raised funds to buy a car for wounded hero Anatoly Horbenko who lost legs in this war. In the video, Anatoly tells us that the car gives him mobility that he needs and that today he even used it to travel from Sumy to Kyiv to visit his doctor and made the[…]
Surgical instruments and specialized first-aid supplies for medical personnel have been delivered to the front lines.
Another parcel from United Help Ukraine has been delivered to “ASAP RESCUE”. It includes 30 CATs, 20 camouflage long-sleeved t-shirts, 50 pairs of warm long socks, underwear, and 15 packages of vitamins and medicines. Special thanks to Yuliya Murashko, Tamara Rudolph, Gennady Murashko, Yuri Yankovski!
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.[…]
United Help Ukraine continues to support its Family-Focused Therapy program and sponsored yet another trip of Ukrainian soldiers and their families. The group that included six military families spent six wonderful days at a resort in Berdyansk, on the Azov Sea. This trip was held from September 29th to October 4th. (The previous three groups[…]
Medical supplies, cold medicine, and vitamins have been delivered to the 93rd Brigade. The delivery includes 60 decompression needles, 30 medical scissors, 30 occlusion patches, 30 Combat Gauze, 30 bandages, 30 CATs, cold medicine, and vitamin C supplements. Oleksiy Hubsky, the acting platoon commander, says that such help is very important, it provides both material[…]
The following medical supplies have been delivered to the front lines: 40 CATs and 10 first aid kit scissors have been given to the 54th Brigade 110 CATs and 20 scissors have been given to the Head of the Medical Unit for distribution to soldiers of the 58th Brigade The medics at the front lines[…]
United Help Ukraine paid $300 to purchase gas vouchers for “Angels of Taira” who save wounded on the ground zero in Eastern Ukraine.
We thank everyone who joined team UHU in supporting the Ukrainian Marathon team ( Vadym Svyrydenko, Dmytro Blokhin, Yuri Pysarchuk, Yuri Dmytrenko, Pavlo Solokha, Artem Lukashuk, Мykola Rudyk, Yegor Terekhov, Oleksandr Malanich, Oleksandr Chalapchi) during their visit to Washington, DC to participate in the 42nd Marine Corps Marathon. The team’s visit began at the[…]
United Help Ukraine raised funds for the purchase of two accumulators for wheelchair for Mykhaylo (Angel) Lupeyko. We are glad to report that these very much needed accessories have been purchased and delivered to Mykhaylo. Currently, we are raising money to help Mykhaylo purchase a car. He really needs it in his daily life to feel more self-reliant.[…]
United Help Ukraine helped with the purchase of gymnastic bars for the Irpin Military Hospital. The bars have been installed in the hospital’s gym and will be used for training and rehabilitation of wounded soldiers.
United Help Ukraine purchased and delivered 20 CATs (total cost $110) to volunteer-medics from ASAP rescue group. Thank you Tamara Rudolph for coordination!
Combat application tourniquets (CATs), military uniforms, boots, thermal underwear, socks, t-shirts, hats have been delivered to the front lines.
Join us on Sunday October 22nd, to Support Ukrainian Wounded Warriors who will run in the 42nd US Marine Corps Marathon in Washington DC. They were wounded in the Russian War in Ukraine, but their spirit and faith are stronger than ever. This year the Ukrainian team will participate in both 10k and[…]
Medical supplies from United Help Ukraine and Olena Kozlova-Pates have been delivered to: 1) Larisa Kirikovich (Mama) who is with the medical service of the 5th Battalion of UDA, in Maryinka, 2) Taira (Yulia Paevska), the head of the ASAP unit in Mariupol. Both Larisa (who the soldiers call simply Mama) and[…]