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Organizations Providing Aide for Ukrainian People Amid Conflict

Published May 01, 2022 by A.J. Mistretta

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UPDATED: May 2, 2022

More than two months after Russia first invaded Ukraine prompting the largest military conflict in Europe since World War II, Houstonians like many around the globe are eager to learn how they can help the Ukrainian people coping with this unprovoked attack. Millions of citizens have fled their homes and businesses ahead of the advancing Russian military and many are in need of aide. See the Partnership's statement condemning Russia's actions. 

A new site, HTX4Ukraine has launched to help connect Houstonians interested in helping with U.S. relief organizations and other resources. See a list of the organizations below seeking donations to help fund assistance. 

  • Donate directly to HTX4Ukraine where you can designate the type of aide you want your donation to assist with: medical, military etc. 
     
  • Daar Foundation: Helping provide safety, care and protection in-country through an established network. 
     
  • Razom for Ukraine: Donate to Tactical medical training and emergency response in Ukraine
     
  • Revived Soldiers Ukraine: Donate to Treatment of the wounded and the provision of hospitals
     
  • Ukrainian Congress Committee of America (UCCA): Donate to humanitarian effort
     
  • United Help Ukraine: Donate to the Life-saving medical supplies to Ukraine's front lines
     
  • Nova Ukraine: Donate to humanitarian aid to Ukraine
     
  • Sunflower of Peace: Donate to tactical medicine
     
  • Hromada: Donate to children, whose parents gave their lives in the Russian-Ukrainian war in Eastern Ukraine.
     
  • The site also lists ways individuals and businesses can use their time and skills to help, from hosting refugee families to volunteering legal aide. 
     

Click here to see a list of Ukrainian-American organizations in Houston. 

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