We have also delivered military thermal underwear of III generations for 80th Air Assault Brigade! Ukrainian soldiers are grateful for your continued support and care! We do not stop here and we will continue to help our Ukrainian Soldiers who are on the frontline! Because now mornings and nights are becoming cold and we need […]
You can have the best drone ever. You can have the most expensive and advanced walkie-talkie. But if you are cold, none of this matters! That is why we contracted and delivered 100 sets of military thermal underwear of III generations for Ukrainian soldiers! All of the thermal underwear is delivered to the 24th Mechanized […]
It is getting colder and colder. And nothing is more important for soldiers than being warm during cold nights! And that is why we have successfully delivered more than 100 warm socks to 24th Mechanized Brigade! Together with socks, we also delivered 100 thermal blankets and water filters! Very soon we will also deliver 100 thermal […]
We continue to support our army 👊🏻 Recently we delivered 200 military thermal blankets. It is a very important component for individual first-aid kits! Together with thermal blankets we also provided individual water filters, which are important for soldiers when they do not have access to natural water. By the way, one such unit can […]
Another car for Ukrainian Soldiers 😍 Recently, Ukrainian soldiers from the 54th mechanized brigade needed a car. Our warriors are based in “hot” Bakhmut 🔥 We are glad that thanks to the caring Ukrainians from the USA and from Lviv, we managed to purchase the vehicle quickly! We are grateful to be a part of […]
One more successful delivery to the frontline 😍 Recently, we purchased 2 Samsung Galaxy Tab tablets for brave Ukrainian warriors so they could work with drones even better 👊🏻 Also, there was an urgent request for a new car battery. We purchased it and delivered to the frontline together with tablets 🙂 We do not […]
We continue working to support our soldiers on the frontline 💪🏻 Recently, we have successfully delivered the following: Vitamins and Supplements are delivered to the frontline for the 80th Air Assault Brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, 24th Separate Mechanized Brigade, and some other special unit as well. Soldiers approved Supplements as a healthy […]
Bandera Power is the name of our recently completed project for Ukrainian Soldiers 👊🏻 It is a multi-channel fast charging unit, which is designed for long-term maintenance of radios, thermal imagers, tablets, drones, phones, and other equipment. In other words, it’s a big power bank. The reconnaissance platoon needed one such unit and we are […]
The first batch of Vitamins and Supplements is already delivered to Ukraine and on its way to different units. Soldiers on the frontline do not always have a chance and time for healthy food to get a proper amount of energy. And it is critically important for them to be in a sound mind and […]
There was an urgent request from 80th Air Assault Brigade for one Autel EVO II Dual 640T Rugged Bundle. This is a new generation of Autel Robotics’ drone which comes with a thermal imaging sensor that has a resolution of up to 640 x 512 at 30fps, allowing subjects to be recognized at up to […]
On June 10, 2022, together with Dom’s Broad Street Eatery, we organized a Fundraiser Dinner to support Ukraine. The profit of the dinner went towards supporting the people of Ukraine and active projects which are in place. We are very grateful to Jason & the rest of the crew at Dom’s Broad Street Eatery for […]
We continue to support our army Vitamins and a First Aid Kit were delivered to Ukraine and then to the frontline. The package also included Xeroform Petroltum Dressing, Absorbable hemostat, Hemostatic Control Bandages, a few uniforms, and hygiene products for Ukrainian soldiers. Thank you all for your support
We continue to help our Soldiers! Backpack with the right filling together with tactical belts and many pouches for various purposes already arrived and delivered Thank you for your help! We continue to support our Army
Ukrainian Soldiers needed another 4×4 vehicle with a diesel engine and manual gearbox. And we were glad to participate in this project! Thanks to our close friends in Poland, we found and purchased a good option – Opel Monterey. In the same way, as we did with the first car, we also made additional inspections […]
We bought and delivered again military uniforms, boots, and Molle universal double rifle map pouches for Ukrainian fighters As well as 10 lightweight Ghillie Suits and sniper rifle wraps! Let’s continue to work for Ukraine’s victory!
We continue to help our Soldiers! The following items have been successfully delivered to the frontline for our soldiers: Hearing protection: Walker’s Razor Active Electronic Muffs Eye protection: ESS Crossbow ballistic glasses Sig Sauer Red Dot Sights Mountings for helmets Multicam helmet cover CASIO tactical watches Two-Point Sling Thank you for your help! We continue […]
We challenged ourselves to “run” a little bit faster! 80th Air Assault Brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine needed a 4×4 vehicle with a diesel engine and manual gearbox. We could not stand aside and supported the project financially. It was a time when cars for the Armed Forces were in serious demand and […]
Important delivery of “gifts” is already completed! Gifts include, but are not limited to the following: uniforms and boots tactical gloves pouches And a lot of medicine: tourniquets, hemostatic (CELOX and not only), painkillers, antibiotic creams, antiseptics, bandages of various types and purposes, splints, disposable gloves, cold remedies, etc. We continue to help those who […]
We received an urgent request to help two young girls Alina and Violetta. Girls are from Odessa city and have no parents. They lived together with other children in an orphanage in Odessa city. When the evacuation of children and teachers from Odesa’s orphanage to Poland took place, it was not possible to take Alina […]
March 2022. Strong Ukrainian volunteers dedicated this month to providing humanitarian aid for children, mothers, and elderly people of Kharkiv city. And we are grateful to be a part of this project by supporting it financially. Kharkiv was not the only city that suffered from the bombing, but it was hit very hard at the beginning. […]
Together with our Ukrainian friends, we participated in the rally to show our support for Ukraine! The rally was held near the Connecticut Capitol 🇺🇸 It is time now for everyone in the world to show their support for Ukraine 🇺🇦
Today we had the great honor to meet the hero of Ukraine Volodymyr Zhemchugov! Volodymyr resisted Russian aggression in Eastern Ukraine in 2014-2015. Was in captivity. Volodymyr lost the limbs of both hands and partially lost his sight. But he did not lose his spirit and faith in his COUNTRY!🇺🇦 Today, Volodymyr works as an adviser […]
Another Ukrainian soldier who was wounded in the anti-terroristic operation in Ukraine – was Andriy Melnyk 👊🏻 He arrived to go through rehabilitation in the US. We are glad to be able to support him!
Do you remember our beautiful Svitlana Yarosh? 😍 Recently she has been checked by Sofia Savchyn who works as a doctor in the Department of Orthodontics at the Danylo Halytsky National Medical University of Lviv. Svitlana obtained dental braces used in orthodontics to align and straighten teeth as well as to put them into the […]
Alexander Galas (born in Ivanychi, Volyn district) was a soldier of the Armed Forces of Ukraine who has been serving his duty in ATO during the second level of mobilization for a year and a half. After demobilization, he obtained the title “major” and signed a new contract to continue defending Ukraine. On May 6, […]
Volodymyr Bogush (born in the village called Mashiv, Volyn district) was a junior inspector of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine. He was mobilized for a military order and has been defending his country from aggressors for 2 years but died in a tragic accident. In spring 2016 Volodymyr came back home from ATO. […]
Alexander Martynovytch (born in the village called Pisochne, Volyn district) was on duty in the 51st Guards Mechanized Brigade in 2014-2015. After the demobilization, he went to Poland to earn some money for his family. He worked as a driver at a factory and during one of the working shifts he was electrocuted. Alexander was […]
Vitaliy Bohoniuk (born in Volyn district) was mobilized in August 2014 to start his service in the Armed Forces of Ukraine and took part in military actions in the eastern part of Ukraine. During the rotation, he was sent home for medical treatment but died on March 24, 2015, because of coronary artery disease. After […]
Max Liashuk was a lieutenant of the special police unit of the National Police of Ukraine in the Volyn district called “Svitjaz”. He died on August 29, 2014, passing through the so-called “green corridor”, trying to escape from the trap after the battle near Ilovaisk. On the same day, Max´s son Matviy who was 9 […]
Anatoliy Fedchyshyn, born in Liuboml, Volyn district, was a brave defender and a hero of the Legion of Heaven who voluntary together with his brother started his military service in the Ukrainian Army. Anatoliy was a professional sniper and serviced in the Donetsk district. During his military order, he took part in 60 battles, sometimes […]
Myroslav Stolyarchuk was a soldier of the special police unit of the National Police of Ukraine in Volyn district called “Svitjaz”. He died on August 29, 2014, passing through the so-called “green corridor”, in order to escape from the trap after the battle near Ilovaisk. There were five other soldiers besides Myroslav in the bus […]
Mykola Korolko was born in the village called Toboly, Volyn district. He participated in the Revolution of Dignity and in the summer of 2014 voluntarily joined the 24th Territorial Defense Battalion of Ukraine called “Aidar” (a volunteer military detachment of Ukraine´s Ministry of Defense). Mykola was a reconnoiter and was very proud of his profession. […]
Sergey Iliushyk (born in Kovel, Volyn district) was mobilized to start his serving in the Armed Forces of Ukraine. On April 22, 2015, he died during the military training course in the Rivne training area. Nadia is Sergey’s younger daughter who is 11 years of age. She goes to school (the 6th form) and likes […]
Alexander Yarmoliuk (born in Kovel, Volyn district) – was a sergeant of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, who was on duty in the 51st Guards Mechanized Brigade. The soldier was killed on August 29, 2014, during the bombardment of the Ukrainian soldiers who were trying to escape from the encirclement of the aggressors near the […]
Christmas is always a festive and joyful time. But it is also expenses as well. We are very glad that on the eve of the Christmas holidays we managed to support financially a few families with orphan children. Assistance was provided to the families from Lviv, Ternopil and Ivano-Frankivsk regions. We sincerely thank Choir-Lanka Halychanka, […]
St. Nicholas visited children who lost their beloved fathers because of the events in Eastern Ukraine. Together with his assistants, he arranged for them a wonderful event with entertainment and gifts. Children played different games, conquered a maze, and went bowling! After games and delicious lunch, St. Nicholas gave the presents to all kids! 73 […]
Vasyl Rivnyy was born in 1975 in Ternopil region and started serving in the Army on May 4, 2014, in a separate mechanized brigade #30 in the Donetsk region. Unfortunately, on May 12, 2015, Vasyl suffered heavy mine-blast trauma to all parts of the body – head, neck, legs, and hands. Many mine-blast fragmentations are […]
Recently, volunteer Kristina Fetsitsa visited Kryvoluka village (Ternopil region) and met the family of Ivan Storchak who died in ATO. Ivan was born in 1996 and grew up in a family with many children. In the ATO zone, he was the gunner of a machine-gun platoon of the 59th separate motorized infantry brigade. Ivan was […]
Oleh Halatiuk was a junior sergeant of the 58th individual mechanized brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. He served in an intelligence platoon and died tragically in the early hours of December 22, 2015, near Novobakhmutivka village, Donetsk region. He was killed in an explosion of a tripwire actuated mine during the battle with […]
Petro Andrunyk was born in Melnycia-Podilska, Ternopil region. He participated in the Maidan revolution and voluntarily joined the Ukrainian army in September 2014. During the execution of the combat mission in the Luhansk region on December 25, 2014, around 9:00, Petro was killed in a landmine blast. After his tragic death, Petro left behind his […]
Recently, we visited a psychoneurological assisted living facility for women in Skala Podolskaya village (Ternopil region). As of now, 87 women with mental disorders live there. The aim of our visit was to donate clothes for them. We are sincerely grateful to the Ukrainian community of Connecticut (Hartford aria) for their work and continued support. […]
Serhiy Smirnov was a warrant officer of the 51st separate mechanized brigade. He went missing after the escape from the Ilovaisk trap. Only after nine months his body was found and returned to Volodymyr Volynskyy for a respectable funeral. After his death, the Hero left behind his wife and two beautiful daughters. The whole family […]
Oleksandr Hroshev was a famous “cyborg” from the 80th Lviv Aeromobile Brigade. He went missing in January 2015 at the Donetsk airport. The search for the missing soldier lasted for five months, after which his family received a bitter notice that his body was identified with a DNA test. The deceased 30-year-old Oleksandr was born […]
We met a very pretty and clever 15-year-old girl Anna-Maria Kymovych from Lviv city. Anna has recently lost her mother and lives with her dad. She still hasn’t recovered from the loss, but now she needs to save energy and take good care of herself. Anna suffers from a genetic disorder mucoviscidosis which led to […]
Recently, we have heard about the heart-melting story of Maksym Dumov who was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Wearing a medical face mask, he sits on the hospital bed next to the only person who didn’t leave him – his grandma. Maksym’s father left even before his birth, and his mother abandoned him when he […]
Anastasiya Khmeletska is the daughter of the Major of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, Viktor Khmeletsky. He died on July 28, 2014, in a mortar attack during the raid on Savur Mohyla near Saurivka village, Donetsk region. Anastasiya lives in Volodymyr-Volynsky and has recently turned 12. The girl dreamt of a tablet on which she […]
Soldier Myroslav Stolyarchuk served in the patrol duty of the special police forces in Volyn region. He was killed on August 29, 2014, during the exit from the Ilovaysk trap through the “green corridor”. There were five other soldiers besides Myroslav on the bus, and none of them survived after it was hit by a […]
Yevhen Ivanchenko, an officer of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, tragically died on May 11, 2014, on the way to the landfill. After his death, he left behind his 2-year-old son Dmytro. Unfortunately, the officer’s family from Volyn region has not yet received the status of the “family of the deceased” and is thus deprived […]
Vasyl Zelinskyy, a reconnoiter of the 51st brigade, died on August 29, 2014, passing through the so-called “green corridor”, in order to escape from the trap after the battle near Ilovaisk. He had two kids who live and study in Romaniv village, Volyn region. Dmytro is a third grader and dreams of becoming a train […]
Oleksandr Melnychuk, a junior sergeant from Volyn region, died on June 16, 2016, while serving in the area of Nyzhnioteple, Luhansk region. After his tragic death, Oleksandr left behind his three children: Vladyslav, Diana, and Nazar. The kids dreadfully miss their father. They say that they have a very good mother, and they try to […]
Roman Danylevych was fighting with the invaders in the East of Ukraine and was killed on Independence Day on August 24, 2014, when escaping from the Ilovaisk trap. His daughter Ivanka lives in Kovel (Volyn region) and has already finished the 6th grade. The girl’s big dream is that the war ends soon, and peace […]
Ihor Slyvka was a volunteer soldier with the nickname “Quiet”. He was defending his motherland and was killed near Pavlopil, Donetsk region. On December 12, 2014, he and his fellow soldiers discovered and liquidated a sniper team and hijacked the invading sabotage and reconnaissance group that arranged an ambush. Unfortunately, the car on which Ihor […]
Major Oleksiy Shepelyuk was a commander of a battalion of the 51st separate mechanized brigade. He died in the early hours of August 25, 2014, in the battle for Ilovajsk (Donetsk region). He had 5 children in 2 marriages. Oleksiy’s eldest son Denys is 16 years old. He studies at Novovolynsk College to be an […]
Ira Goncharuk- Kalyuzhna is the daughter of the master sergeant of the Ukrainian Armed Forces Dmitry Goncharuk, who was killed in a land mine blast in March 2015. He was only 37 years old. Recently, Ira celebrated her 16th birthday. She studies at Volyn Regional Lyceum named after Heaven’s Hundred Heroes with intensive military and […]
It was May 2017 in Yonkers, New York. Wounded Ukrainian Soldiers who arrived for rehabilitation in the US. We were there to support strong Ukrainian men!
It was a pleasant opportunity to be a part of another Anichka concert! It was again dedicated to the “Visla Campaign”. The collected funds went to the rehabilitation of wounded Ukrainian soldiers in the USA and to support Ukrainian children of soldiers who died in the anti-terrorist operation. It was also great to welcome another […]
Recently, we visited the Berezhany psychoneurological assisted living facility for men in Krasnopushcha village (Ternopil region). As of now, 63 men with mental disorders live there. The aim of our visit was to donate clothes for them. We are sincerely grateful to the Ukrainian community of Connecticut (Hartford aria) for their work and continued support. […]
Mykhaylo Hryhoryshyn was a Hero of Ukraine. He was awarded a 3-grade Order for Courage. Mykhaylo was born on April 28, 1990, in Panivtsi village (Borshchiv district, Ternopil region) and graduated from the Law Faculty of Yuriy Fedkovych Chernivtsi National University with honors. In 2012, Mykhaylo started his service in the landing forces and planned […]
This time we had a meeting with two families from Ternopil region – Yatsunda and Slobodyan families. Ihor Yatsunda was born in Ptysivtsi village (Zboriv area). His wife and two sons were waiting for him to return from war. Ihor was serving in the artillery division in the Luhansk region, near Severodonetsk. His friends say […]
After his death, Oleksandr Kovalchuk left behind his two children who live in Volyn region. Oleksandr, together with his wife, had been working in Ukrtelecom (phone operator company) for 20 years. He was called to military service in the Konotop unit, undertook a course, and became an electric and diesel engineman of the medical company. […]
Last week we had a pleasant meeting with the children from the Novosilsky regional specialized educational center (Ternopil region). We came there to bring the packages with clothing and toys. It was a pleasure to see the happy and smiling faces of the kids 🙂 Many thanks to the Ukrainian community in Connecticut (Hartford aria) […]
Oleksandr Hroshev was a soldier of the 80th separate air assault brigade. He was killed in Donetsk airport, but his body was identified by DNA examination only at the beginning of summer 2015. Oleksandr was buried on June 22, 2015, in his native village Holovne (Volyn region). Last week, in cooperation with the volunteer charity […]
Roman Korets was originally from Lyubyaz village, located in Volyn region, in 15 km from the border with Belarus. He faithfully fulfilled his civic and military duty. Four days before his demobilization, Roman together with his fellow soldiers fell into a trap of trees and was killed. According to the witnesses, the terrorists made a […]
Despite the fact that he was raising his two young children alone, Dmytro Holovin was not looking to find ways to avoid the third cycle of the call-up for military service. He accepted the induction notice and went to carry out his duty. Unfortunately, on February 1, 2015, Dmytro was killed. Only sometime later Dmytro’s […]
Another family of the deceased Ukrainian soldier lives in Volyn region. It’s a family of Dmytro Herasymyk – his young widow and two small children. During the combat actions, Dmytro was injured to his shoulder. In Avdiyivka he was provided with medical aid and the bullet was removed. However, on the way to Dnipro terrorists […]
It has been already more than two years since the family of Yuriy Lavrenchuk from Lutsk (Volyn region) lives with the feeling of uncertainty. During his service in the 2nd battalion of the 51st brigade, on August 28, 2014, Yuriy was injured and went missing near Ilovaysk. His wife Lilia and daughter Anna keep their […]
A journalist and a captain-lieutenant Dmytro Labutkin was born in Bilokrynytsya village (Ternopil region) and served in Sevastopol. In the spring of 2014, after the occupation of Crimea by Russian troops, he moved to Odesa. On January 21 he arrived in Kramatorsk and went to the firing line as a military journalist. On February 16, […]
A soldier of the 128th mountain infantry brigade Serhiy Dolhikh was born in Zaruddya village (Ternopil region). Early in the morning on November 16, 2014, the terrorists laid a trap and injured 3 Ukrainian soldiers. Serhiy Dolhikh was shot in his leg and the bullet grazed an artery. However, he was holding the field, crawled […]
Andriy Tymoshchuk served in the 128th mountain infantry brigade. On June 12, 2015, a Russian terrorist group took Ukrainian positions under shellfire. Two Ukrainian soldiers were severely injured while carrying out their missions. For Andriy the injury was fatal. After his death, Andriy left behind his beloved 17-year-old son Maksym who lives in Ternopil region. […]
Ruslan Chuhas served in the “Zbruch” battalion. He was killed on February 1, 2015, in an explosion in the military field camp near Kherson. Ruslan was a wonderful son and father, and a true patriot. He could have stayed at home with his family but chose to go and defend his motherland when the war […]
Ruslan Stepula voluntarily joined Ukrainian Armed Forces and became a soldier of the 80th separate airborne brigade. He was killed on September 5, 2014, near Tsvitni Pisky village in combat with the enemy raiding forces when carrying out a withdrawal operation of the Ukrainian troops. Ruslan left behind his 8-year-old daughter Daryna who lives in […]
Yaroslav Stashkiv was born in Shchepaniv village (Ternopil region) and was a soldier of the Aydar battalion. He was an active participant in the Maidan revolution and volunteered to defend Ukraine when the war started. He was killed on December 2, 2014, near the Shchastia village. Yaroslav died as a hero, defending his motherland. After […]
Yesterday we met Natalia and Andriy Tronza and their 4-month-old son Oleksandr. This young family comes from Lutsk (Volyn region), but now they are in the “Okhmadyt” regional children’s hospital in Lviv. The baby boy has severe issues with the kidneys – bilateral obstructive ureterohydronephrosis. Unfortunately, one of the kidneys began to fester, thus the […]
Mykola Rusnak was a soldier of the 24th separate mechanized brigade. Mykola was killed on July 11, 2014, when the terrorists shelled his checkpoint near Zelenopillya (Luhansk region) with the Zenit multiple rocket launcher. Mykola left behind his wife and two kids, a 3-year-old daughter Sofia and a 14-year-old son Mykola. The family lives in […]
Anatoliy Olishchuk from Ternopil was fighting against Russian invaders in Eastern Ukraine. He was an anti-air gun vehicle layer. After his death, Anatoliy left behind his two beloved children, a 3-year-old son Maksym and his older sister Victoria. Maksym is a little boy who loves watching cartoons and playing with toys. He dreams of a […]
Yuriy Nalyvaychuk served in the 128th mountain infantry brigade. He died on February 1, 2015, in the explosion of the ammunition storage facility near Preobrazhenske village (Kherson region), where the Ternopil area defense battalion “Zbruch” was dislocated. Yuriy’s family lives in Ternopil. His 10-year-old daughter Yulia practices folk dancing and dreams of studying abroad. The […]
Fedir Lopatskyy served in the 128th separate mountain infantry brigade. On January 25, 2015, he was killed in the еру battle for Debaltseve, near the Sanzharivka village (Donetsk region). His widow and two children, 11-year-old daughter Victoria and 14-year-old son Vitalyy now live in Ternopil. Victoria enjoys handcrafting and painting. Vitaliy is keen on skateboarding […]
A 43-year-old sergeant Bohdan Kurmanskyy from Ternopil region died in a car crash during the movement of the column of military equipment near the Oleksiivka village (Poltava region). Bohdan was driving a military car “Ural” towards Kyiv and ran against the tractor which was standing on the sidelines. He was severely injured and died on […]
At the turn of the year, we met up with another family from Lviv. This is the family of Serhiy Rokitskyy who was killed by a sniper when rescuing injured soldiers in Lysychansk (Luhansk region). Serhiy left behind his beloved daughter Olexandra. We’ve met with his widow Maryana to pass on our financial support and […]
Recently, we met another family from Lviv that lost their beloved husband and father. Vladyslav Velyvok was killed during a combat mission near the Hryaschuvate village (Luhansk region). He left behind his son Ruslan and his little daughter Anhelina. The family thanks you for the support and sympathy!
The Christmas season is the time when miracles happen, and the biggest dreams come true. And it feels even more awesome when the dreams of such great people as the Yarosh family are being fulfilled! Natalia and Yuriy have adopted 12 abandoned children and are giving them all their love and care. Like any other […]
We are happy to share some awesome pictures and video from St. Nicholas day in Ternopil. The event was organized for over 30 children who lost their beloved fathers during the war in Eastern Ukraine, as well as for the families of the war prisoners and the children of the volunteers. We are very grateful to […]
This year St. Nicholas visited children who lost their beloved fathers because of the events in Eastern Ukraine. Together with his assistants, he arranged for them a wonderful event with entertainment and gifts. Children played different games, conquered a maze, learned how to shape balloons, and went bowling! Afterward, St. Nicholas gave presents to all […]
It was an amazing day! Please, meet Danuta Votus and Natalia Gryn. Our great leaders-volunteers. Both Danuta and Natalia received awards for the continued support of Ukraine and Ukrainians from the Embassy of Ukraine in the USA. We highly appreciate such recognition! We would like to dedicate these awards to all our supporters, volunteers, and […]
A junior sergeant of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Andriy Lishchyna from Zvynizche village (Volyn region) died in one of the hospitals of Pokrovsk (Donetsk region) on June 20, 2016. Andriy was only 31 years old and left behind two little daughters. He was injured in a land mine blast near Avdiivka (Donetsk region) and […]
Tsyhykal family is another family from Volodymyr-Volynskyy (Volyn region) that lost their beloved husband and father. Colonel Oleksiy Tsyhykal was a commander of the brigade artillery group and a deputy commander of the 51st brigade. Since 2014 he had been fighting in the war in Eastern Ukraine and died in a car crash on his […]
A 13-years old boy Andriy lives and studies in the Lypliany boarding school for children who require enhancement of their physical and mental development, situated in the Volyn region. He is the son of Ruslan Kalush, a deceased soldier of the 51st brigade from Ozertse village. Ruslan was killed in a land mine blast together […]
Ruslan Kotsiuk was a senior lieutenant, a soldier of the 3rd Battalion of the 51st separate mechanized brigade, and a commander of the reconnaissance unit. Ruslan was drafted into the military on April 11, 2014. On August 29, 2014, he was killed during the breakout from the encirclement near Ilovaysk (Donetsk region). Ruslan’s widow Ivanna, […]
Yuriy Koval went to the East of Ukraine to defend his motherland, leaving behind two young children. He was killed by a sniper after a six-hour battle in Maryinka on February 20, 2016. Yuriy was a commander of the division of the 14th separate mechanized brigade. His widow and two daughters live in Lanivtsi (Ternopil […]
Denys Hromovyy was a senior operator of the grenade launcher of the 3rd Battalion of the 51st separate mechanized brigade. He was drafted into the military on April 11, 2014. On August 26, 2014, he died in the battle near Ilovaisk, fighting the way out of the encirclement. His widow and two sons live in […]
Yuriy Horayskyy was a social and political activist, an entrepreneur, a soldier, and a former head of Zbarazh district administration (Ternopil region). The Navy Seals patrol where Yuriy served ran into a sabotage reconnaissance group of the enemy near Dokuchaevsk during their military reconnaissance in the direction of Mariupol. As a result of the close-quarters […]
Please meet one of the leaders of our organization – Natalia Gryn. It was October 31, and it was Natalia’s Birthday. She decided to organize a fundraising event on her birthday to collect funds for the treatment of wounded soldiers. The event was held in Hartford, Connecticut. It was a great pleasure that Ukrainian Soldier […]
A volunteer of the 80th airborne brigade Ivan Vityshyn, from Velyka Luka village (Ternopil region), died in the defense of the Donetsk airport. His family and friends did not have any information for a week. They hoped for the better and were continuously trying to find Ivan among the injured or captured soldiers. Regretfully, Ivan […]
Ivan Vorobel was born in Kamianka village, Ternopil region. He served in the 80th separate airborne brigade. He went missing on September 5, 2014, after the battle with the Russian raiding forces, near Shchastia. Ivan’s body was identified after the DNA examination. According to the Presidential Decree, Ivan was awarded the 3-grade Order for Courage […]
Vadym Vernyhora was originally from Dorofiivka village, the Ternopil region. He died on February 1, 2015, in Chervonyy Chaban village, Kherson region because of the explosion of the ammunition. Five more soldiers from the Ternopil region died in that accident. After his death, Vadym left behind his young wife and his little daughter Anhelina, who […]
In Volodymyr-Volynsky (Volyn region), we met the wife and children of the deceased soldier Leonid Krepets. Leonid was fatally wounded near Dzerkalne village (Donetsk region) on August 25, 2014, as a result of the mine strike. That day dozens of soldiers of the 51st brigade died or were taken captive as a result of the […]
Volodymyr-Volynsky is an ancient city in the Volyn region and the place of disposition of the legendary 51stbrigade. It is also the hometown of the wife and son of Lieutenant Colonel Vasyl Spasionov, the fallen hero of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. On July 23, 2014, the column of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, where Vasyl […]
It has been 2 years since a young boy Volodymyr Krohmal lost his daddy. The boy’s father, Krohmal Volodymyr, was a commander of a tank of the 51st Mechanized Brigade. On June 18, 2014, the tank of the 51st brigade was ambushed by the terrorists on the outskirts of the Stanytsia Luhanska village. The snipers […]
Another family that has lost their loved one in the ATO lives in the Volyn region. It’s a family of Ruslan Holyanovsky. The last time they talked to Ruslan was on August 24, 2014, around 8 pm. On August 25 Ruslan died. The battalion where he served fell into an ambuscade near Ilovaisk. That day […]
This was our first meeting with Alexander Darmoros – a Ukrainian Soldier who was seriously wounded during ATO in Ukraine. Alexander is a junior lieutenant of the 8th special purpose regiment. When we heard about Alexander’s situation we could not stand aside and organized an event in New Britain, Connecticut to raise funds for wounded […]
Recently we met a grieving family from Lviv city. Myhaylov’s family lost their beloved husband and father, Sergiy. He died defending the country against the aggressor on March 20, 2015, one month before his 38 birthday. Two boys lost their dad (8- and 14-year-old).
We are happy to be a part of the Fundraiser Concert by Anichka, which took place in Ukrainian National Home in Hartford, Connecticut on June 3, 2016. The main goal of the event was to raise funds for the treatment of wounded soldiers undergoing rehabilitation in the USA. We thank everyone who joined the event […]
On Saturday we organized another event to celebrate International Children’s Day. This time we visited the Limpopo zoo in Medenychi and had a picnic. 😇 Besides, the children were entertained by the tricks of the professional illusionist. And obviously, we had plenty of amazing gifts for the kids 😉 We wish all children to have […]
The family of the deceased soldier of the “Aydar” battalion, Pavlo Bas (from Ternopil), was very happy to accept us and was very grateful for our support. Pavlo was killed on January, 7 which is a Christmas day in Ukraine, near Granitne village, Donetsk region, under heavy shelling. Before serving, Pavlo was taking care of […]
Recently we met another family from Ternopil who lost their loved one in the ATO. Vitaliy Lototskyy served in the 128 nondivisional mountain infantry brigade. Vitaliy lost his leg during the battle near Debaltsevo on February, 16. He received medical emergency treatment and was sent to the hospital. On the way to the hospital, the […]
Volyn is one of the regions that suffered the greatest losses in an undeclared war in the Eastern part of Ukraine. Recently we met the wife of the deceased soldier Shysholyk Vasyl – Tetiana. She is just a woman but has to be strong for their three children. Two older children are full-aged while the […]
Just before Easter, we met another family from the Volyn region. It’s the family of Victor Kumetskyy who was killed near the village of Metalist, Luhansk region. Victor volunteered to do military service and was a part of the “Aydar” battalion. His wife and 14-years-old son live in Lutsk. They are very grateful for the […]
It has been two months since we met Alla Tovarnytska from Chervone (Zolochiv district) for the first time. Her husband, Ruslan Tovarnytskyy, took part in the ATO and returned safely home. They have two young sons. Alla cannot get a permanent job as she has to take care of kids and she doesn’t have any […]
On April 26, 2016, we met another family that lost their loved one during the ATO. Andriy Kravchuk went through clashes with separatists in Debaltsevo and Olhovatka, Donetsk region. In January-February 2015 during the combat operations, he got multiple injuries and a severe concussion that lead to his death on May 25, 2015. Three children […]
We continue to help families from Volyn region. The family of Igor Pugach, who went missing, kept their hope that their husband and father was still alive, perhaps in captivity. However, terrible news came in. The body of a deceased soldier, previously buried as unknown, was identified with the help of DNA examination in Dnipropetrovsk. […]
Mykhailo Hrytsyuk was killed near the village of Volnovakha on May 22, 2014, two weeks before his thirties birthday. His wife, Lesya, for a long time, couldn’t believe the death of her husband. The woman was left with their two small children, Oleksiy (born in 2012) and Anastasia (born in 2014). Anastasia was only one […]
This week we had another opportunity to meet the children and deliver them packages with clothing, toys, and sweets. In addition to children who lost their fathers, we also visited the family of Tovarnytskyy from Zolochiv district which has financial difficulties. Moreover, this time we also donated baby clothes to the Lviv Orphanage #2. We […]
Yesterday we met a grieving family from the Ivano-Frankivsk region. Poritskyy family lost their beloved husband and father, Andriy. He died defending the country against the aggressor. Andriy was 37. A 3-year-old boy lost his dad.
Yet another family from the Ivano-Frankivsk region received financial assistance! A 6-year-old boy lost his dad, Oleksandr Melnyk, who died of serious injuries in a military hospital in Dnipropetrovsk. Oleksandr was only 29 years old.
Andriy Povstuk was only 31. He was killed near the village of Zakitne, Donetsk region. In Yavoriv city (Lviv region) Andriy had a wife and a daughter Diana. We met this family to support them!
We met another family from the Lviv region, from Morshyn city. Mykola Shtynda was killed near the village Heorhiyivka of Lugansk region during an artillery attack. Two sons lost their beloved father.
Recently we met a grieving family from Lviv city. Lutsyk’s family lost their beloved husband and father, Leonid. He was killed in a land mine blast near the town Lysychansk, Lugansk region. Leonid was only 30. The fallen hero had two children – a son Volodymyr and a daughter Victoria.
We met the family of Vasyl Shlimkevych from the Ivano-Frankivsk region in order to pass them financial support and our words of encouragement. Vasyl was killed by enemy bullets at the border of the Lugansk region. The fallen hero had two beautiful daughters.
Another family from the Ivano-Frankivsk region received assistance this week! Two girls and a baby boy lost their beloved father. Their dad, Roman Hrytsyk, died during his escape from the Ilovaisk trap.
This year Saint Nicholas again visited children who lost their parents due to the situation in Eastern Ukraine. With the help of a great team of assistants, this time he brought presents for 43 kids from Lviv and the region, which is 3 times more than the previous year. Children played various games, navigated a […]
The next family from Ivano-Frankivsk region received financial assistance. Andriy Bilous was killed near the village of Krymske in the Lugansk region during the mortar attack when covering for his commander. Andriy was only 31. A 6-year-old boy lost his beloved father.
Dmytro Lomey was only 33. He was killed in the village of Pisky by a direct hit from a tank shell into the shelter where soldiers were located. In Ivano-Frankivsk region, Dmytro had a wife and two sons. Recently we met this wonderful family to support them!
We continue to help families from Ivano-Frankivsk region. Vitaliy Kozak was killed near the town of Avdiivka during a mortar attack. Vitaliy was only 33 years old. A 9-year-old son lost his beloved father.
We met the family of Igor Denysiv from the Ivano-Frankivsk region in order to pass them financial support and our words of encouragement. Igor was killed near the town of Debaltsevo during a mortar attack. The fallen hero had two children – a son Mykhailo and a daughter Yulia.
Another family received assistance this week. A lovely 8 years old boy from Ivano-Frankivsk lost his beloved father. His dad, Oleksandr Karmilchyk, was killed near the village of Pisky, Donetsk region.
Vadym Savchuk was only 31. Returning from reconnaissance, he came under mortar attack. In the Ivano-Frankivsk region, Vadym had a wife and two small children – a son and a daughter. Recently we met this wonderful family to support them!
The next family from Ivano-Frankivsk region received financial assistance. Volodymyr Suslyk was killed near the town of Debaltsevo during a tank fire. A 13-year-old boy lost his beloved father.
On December, 6 we held a charity event with the participation of Sviatoslav Vakarchuk! The event took place in New Haven, Connecticut (USA) and our goal was to raise funds in order to help orphans whose parents were killed during Maidan and the ATO. We want to admit that it was a wonderful day and […]
Yesterday we met the family of Volodymyr Lysenchuk from Ivano-Frankivsk to pass them financial support. Volodymyr was killed near Slovyansk city. He was on board the helicopter Mi-8MT of the National Guard of Ukraine which was under fire and crashed. Two wonderful children (daughter and son) lost their beloved father.
We continue to help families from the Ivano-Frankivsk region. Andriyuk Vasyl was killed in combat with Russian saboteurs, who planned a terrorist attack in the city of Kharkiv. An adult daughter and a 4 years old son lost their beloved father.
Another family from Ivano-Frankivsk received financial support this week. Junior sergeant Taras Shevchenko died in the village of Hranitne, Donetsk region, because of fatal injuries, received during the explosion. Taras was only 34 years old. The fallen hero had two children – a son Sergiy and a daughter Snizhana!
We met another grieving family from Ivano-Frankivsk this week. Fayfura’s family lost their beloved husband and father, Vladislav. The senior lieutenant was killed in battle with terrorists near the town Shchastia, Lugansk region. A wonderful little son Dmytro, who will turn 3 next year, will never see his father again
This weekend we met the family of Yuriy Baran from Ivano-Frankivsk in order to pass them financial support and our words of encouragement. Yuri was killed in broad daylight during the sniper fire near the town Amvrosiyivka, Donetsk region. Unfortunately, he didn’t have a bulletproof vest, nor helmet.
We continue to fight with Caries monsters 🙂 Battle place: “Park Dental” clinic Mission: detect, prevent and neutralize enemy penetration Tooth fairies: Olesya Yavorska, Yulia Kuzmina We want to express our sincere gratitude to the owners of the clinic as well as to the whole staff who joined this charity event!
Recently we received packages with clothes and shoes from the family of Yaroslav Kot from Chicago and delivered them to the family of Natalia Yarosh from Dubliany city, Lviv region. The children were so happy 🙂 We thank our Ukrainians for their help and support 💙💛
Dear supporters and friends! Many of you know Roman Lutsyuk who is being treated at Yale New Haven Hospital after serious injuries which he received fighting Russian aggressor. Last week Roman underwent an extremely difficult surgery. Roman’s condition is extremely critical! Roman needs our prayers now! Roman’s wife Tanya is together with him 24/7. And […]
Yesterday we met the Savchuk family from the Volyn region, Olena, and her four children. They lost their beloved husband and father Gregory Savchuk. We didn’t have a chance to meet the eldest son as he was at the sports competition. He’s a future sportsman 🙂 Gregory Savcuk was badly injured in his head in […]
It is great when kids go to school! But the school also entails considerable financial costs. This week we got together with our children to provide financial support. We would like to draw your attention to the family of Natalia Yarosh from Dubliany city who brings up 14(!) kids (first photo). She has adopted many […]
We continue supporting families which need our help! Experienced instructor Igor Shyrynskyy died on August 11 during training at Yavoryvskyy proving ground. His uniform caught fire, causing burns to almost 70% of the body. Unfortunately, Igor didn’t make it. Two sons are left without a father.
Today we had the honor to meet the wonderful Blyok family and pass them financial support and our words of encouragement! Natalia had lost the Loving One and kids Pavlyk and Lilia had lost their caring father. Ivan Blyok was an active participant of Euromaidan and was killed on Instytutska street by a sniper. He […]
What a great day was last Saturday! The Fundraising event put together all those who care about Ukrainian orphan children. We want to say big thanks to each and everyone for donations and support! All the donations will go to the children who need them the most 💙💛
Yesterday we visited a wonderful family of Yuriy and Natalia Yarosh, who are raising 14 children, most of whom were adopted. We had the honor to pass them financial support and our words of encouragement. Natalia’s brother, Vasyl Zadorozhnyy was an active participant in the Maidan Revolution, helped our soldiers as a volunteer, and later […]
This week we received 5 huge parcels with lots of sweets, organic nutritional bars, peanut butter, different flavor cereals as well as toys, clothes, and shoes. The kids received plenty of gifts and positive emotions 🙂 They were so excited to unpack boxes filled with sweets, toys, clothing, and footwear. All the children really enjoyed […]
Continuing our mission, recently we met with the Bodnar family from Lviv region who lost their husband and father Volodymyr Bodnar. Volodymyr was a volunteer who continuously helped our soldiers delivering necessary things to the very front line. He was also a hard-working businessman and active member of the non-governmental organization “Varta”. It was our […]
Happy Children’s Day! May the love and laughter always stay on every child’s face! Today we want to share with you beautiful and emotional photographs of our kids who spent together a great day last Saturday at the Bukhta Vikinhiv! We started by jumping! And then we had a lot of fun during the racing […]
Celebrating the upcoming Easter holidays, we have very special feelings of joy and hope. We want our kids to feel cared for these days. That is why we have prepared some lovely surprises for them 🙂 We delivered Easter baskets to 14 families from Lviv and the region. It is such a joy to see […]
Yesterday we finished with dental care for our kids. Thanks to Lviv “Park Dental” clinic, six children underwent complete checkups and treatment, namely: Anna Statiy, Olexandr and Mykhailo Kruglikov, Sviatoslav Lushchyk, Bozhena, and Daniel Skrut. We want to express our sincere gratitude to the owners of the clinic who undertook all the expenses and to […]
We thank people from the Ukrainian community of Connecticut (Hartford area)! You are amazing! Together we made a great job and delivered a lot of joy to the kids! This time children got lots of sweets, organic nutritional bars, peanut butter, different flavor cereals as well as clothes and shoes. All the children really enjoyed […]
Today we made a trip to visit a wonderful girl Viktoria who is two and a half years old. She is now expecting her mother Natalia to deliver a baby brother. Unfortunately, this family lost their beloved daddy Sergiy Karabin before that big event. Showing our support, we passed our donations and a lot of […]
This week we met with the Nevelychuk family from Lviv city who lost their husband and father Sergiy Nevelychuk. Sergiy was the officer of the 80th air mobile brigade and was fighting against Russian aggression. He was also a hard-working businessman, an active public person, and one of the leaders of the non-governmental organization “I’m […]
Spring is here! It always brings us hope, inspiration, and feelings of happiness. We want to share this spirit with the little ones who need it the most and brighten their lives with new vivid colors and emotions. Last Saturday we gathered children to spend together a wonderful day. We started by watching the Sponge […]
We had a fruitful meeting with the US senators Chris Murphy and John McCain who support Ukraine very much! The meeting was held in the Ukrainian House in Hartford, Connecticut. We were there together with our Ukrainian Soldier Roman Lutsyuk from the 24th Separate Assault Battalion “Aidar” and undergoing rehabilitation in the US now.
It was a great pleasure to meet Andriy Parubiy in New York City. We enjoyed the meeting and discussion on how we can do more to support Ukraine during these challenging times 🇺🇦
We visited Ukrainian Soldiers Roman Ogurkivskyi and Edik Masko to wish a safe trip home! Roman and Edik underwent rehabilitation and medical care in the US and now are getting back home to Ukraine. It was a great pleasure to have a chance to know these two great men and we did our best to […]
Our prime objective is to support Ukrainian children but we also care about those courageous people who rose against the regime, ready to defend the rights of the Ukrainian people during the Maidan revolution in Kyiv. Many of them later had to take up arms and defend Ukrainian sovereignty and independence against external aggression. One […]
Today we met a wonderful woman Nadia who lost her beloved son Roman Lagno. Roman was a true hero who was fighting for democracy for months on Maidan and then became a soldier in order to defend our country from the external aggressor. It was our honor to pass kind donations to Roman’s son Oleksiy […]
It is our first meeting with Roman Lutsyuk. Roman is a Ukrainian soldier who was seriously wounded during the ATO in Ukraine. He is from the 24th Separate Assault Battalion “Aidar”. We met Roman in the hospital of New Haven in Connecticut where he will undergo several surgeries. We could not stay aside and wanted […]
We want to express our sincere gratitude to all people in the USA and Canada who are doing their best to support children whose fathers were killed in the battle for Ukraine. Last week we got 6 packages from the USA with nice clothes and shoes for the children and their mothers. There were many […]
We made a huge job to prepare a lot of food, clothes, sweets, and toys for children and mothers from Eastern Ukraine. All of the packages are already shipped and will be delivered by our volunteers in Ukraine. We thank everyone for their help and support!
Continuing our mission, this week we met two beautiful kids, Daniel and Bozhena together with their mother Maria to pass your kind donations and words of support. This family lost their beloved husband and father Rostyslav Skrut who was fighting against terrorists and died on January 5. We express our deep sympathy to the family […]
Today we celebrate Saint Nicolas day in Ukraine. This is a day when Saint Nicolas (like Santa) gives presents to children. Together with our friends, we decided to bring a little bit of happiness to kids who lost their parents during the war in the East of Ukraine. It was a true pleasure to see […]
We were glad to support the division of the National Guard of Zaporizhzhia. The aid was provided to military unit #3029 and included chainsaws that were critically needed, thermal underwear, and a lot of warm socks.
Yesterday we met Olena Kruhlikova who lost her beloved husband Yuriy. Yuriy Kruhlikov was 37. He used to serve in Iraq as a member of the Ukrainian peacekeeping contingent and Sierra Leone. Yuriy Kruhlikov died as a hero trying to save Ukraine against terrorists in the Lugansk region. Two little boys have lost their father… […]
Thanks to your kind donations we are able to continue our work. This week we met little girl Yustyna with her mother Ira Gurniak who lost their beloved father and husband. Viktor Hurniak died as a hero trying to take out injured people from the battlefield in the Lugansk region. We feel deeply for their […]
We received a Thank You Letter from Tryzub Sich for the continued support of Ukrainian soldiers during the ATO operation. We dedicate this Letter to everyone who helps do more every day! We just want to post this letter here as a good motivation to do our best!
Roman Ogurkivskyi and Edik Masko are seriously wounded Ukrainian soldiers. They are going through rehabilitation and medical care in the hospital in Bridgeport, Connecticut. As a group of volunteers, we organized their care. We invite everyone to join this initiative and help our soldiers to recover both physically and mentally!
We delivered more packages to Ukraine! This time we supported the Kyiv battalion with tactical clothes, glasses, military boots, and other stuff. We also delivered medicine to the hospital. Thank you for your donations and support!
We made another fundraising event in the name of Bandera! Everything was organized according to partisan rules – hidden place, special partisan dishes, secret codes. The main goal is to raise funds for Ukrainian Soldiers who are on the front line with the aggressor! Thanks to everyone who visited the event and made their donation! […]
We continue our mission. Recently we met with new families and supported more children. It was wonderful to see little smiles on their faces. They deserve a lot more, but we hope that it will help a bit…
We were glad to organize a fundraising event dedicated to the Independence Day of Ukraine! A fundraising picnic was organized in Connecticut and put together all those who care about Ukrainian Soldiers. And we all did a great job! Besides, people who were fighting on the Maidan in Kyiv also visited our event. It was […]
We delivered more packages for Ukrainian soldiers 👊🏻 This time we shipped medicine, including very important and critically needed CELOX. Together with knee pads, tactical glasses, pouches, tactical belts, and other gear. We continue to support Ukrainian Army 💙💛
We were glad to participate in an anti-war rally that was organized in New York City to show full support to Ukraine and Ukrainians 💙💛 Hundreds of people packed the streets, speaking out against Russian aggression. Ukrainians shared tense stories of what life is like for family members back home.
Proceeding our small donation work we are glad to say that more families received financial support! Though we do understand that the loss of these people isn’t measured with money, still we are very grateful to all who care and help us to facilitate a little bit the lives of these children.
Thanks to your kind donations and support we have already financially helped the kids who lost their fathers. They were fighting for Ukraine and for the better future of their children. It wasn’t easy to look in the eyes of those little angels 🙁 There are still families who need support… and we will do […]
We have already delivered the first 6 packages for Ukrainian soldiers full of medicine, pouches, tactical gear 👊🏻 The packages are delivered to 80 and 24 brigades. Thank you for your help! But we have to do more and we continue to support our Army 💙💛
We cannot just stand and watch when our brothers from Ukrainian Army are suffering from terrorists and separatists! This week we have made a donation for the sum of $ 1 000 to support Ukrainian soldiers. These funds were passed to Narodna Samooborona Lvivshchyny to buy ammunition such as body armor, helmets & other means […]
What a great day was this Sunday! A day full of true emotions, inspiration, and hope. The Benefit Brunch at St. Josaphat’s Ukrainian Catholic Church put together all those who care about Ukrainian children. We all did a big job! And all those who were not able to come still made their own contribution as […]