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Charity Stories

Ukrainian Action Signs MoU with Ministry of Veteran Affairs

20 June 2024

Ukraine's Ministry of Veteran Affairs will support the US-UK non-profit's Ukrainian Action Heroes rehabilitation program in the Carpathian Mountains. The program provides skiing, snowboarding, and psychological support for Ukrainian veterans suffering from PTSD.

Ukrainian Action Hosts Fundraiser Gala in London, Raises $85,000 to Support Ukraine

12 May 2024

UK charity Ukrainian Action hosted a gala in London, raising $85,000 to expand its rehabilitation program and provide aid to Ukraine amid the ongoing conflict, as the US passed a $61 billion aid bill and the UK reaffirmed its support.

Ukrainian Action Facilitates Sister-City Agreement between Dubno, Ukraine, and Oxford, Ohio, USA

23 April 2024

Ukrainian Action, co-founded by a former US Peace Corps volunteer, played a crucial role in forging a sister-city bond between Dubno, Ukraine, and Oxford, Ohio, enhancing cultural and development collaborations.

Ukrainian Action Establishes PTSD Rehab Program for Ukrainian Veterans

2 April 2024

Ukrainian Action launches the "Ukrainian Action Heroes Rehabilitation Program," a unique initiative blending skiing, snowboarding, and mindfulness practices like meditation and yoga. Aimed at aiding veterans' recovery from mental trauma, its inaugural session in 2024 welcomed 20 veterans, providing a respite from war and fostering well-being.

Ukrainian Action Announces 2nd Annual Fundraiser Gala for Ukraine

20 March 2024

Join Ukrainian Action at their 2nd Annual Fundraiser Gala in central London on April 20, 2024. Support their vital programs for Ukraine with special guests Bill Browder (Author, Activist, Financier), Jack Lopresti (MP), Eduard Fesko from the Ukrainian Embassy, Francis Dearnley of the Telegraph and a musical performance by Oleg Skrypka.

Ukrainian Action’s 50th Convoy Delivers 250th Vehicle to Ukraine

20 February 2024

Ukrainian Action's 50th convoy delivered its 250th vehicle to Ukraine, providing targeted humanitarian aid and medical supplies. Founded post-invasion in 2022, the organization has raised over $4 million USD, directly benefiting those affected by the conflict through a volunteer-driven network.

Driving to Poland with Ukrainian Action…A Volunteer Experience

8 September 2023

UK volunteers deliver humanitarian aid to Ukraine, meet wounded tank commander, and learn about the war's brutality firsthand. The commander's story is a reminder of the human cost of the war and the importance of supporting the Ukrainian people.

Ukrainian Action Marks 40th Convoy of Humanitarian Aid to Ukraine, Delivering 200th Vehicle

4 September 2023

Ukrainian Action, a London-based nonprofit founded after Russia's full scale invasion of Ukraine in 2022, has delivered its 40th aid convoy to Ukraine, contributing over 200 vehicles and $3 million in supplies. Leveraging deep local ties, the organization ensures every donation meets critical Ukrainian needs.

Treating PTSD Among Ukrainian Military Veterans: Ukrainian Action & Matchstick Productions to Co-produce Documentary Film

23 August 2023

Ukrainian Action partners with Matchstick Productions to produce a documentary spotlighting the PTSD challenges faced by Ukrainian military veterans. The film, titled "Taras," follows snowboarder Taras Bihus' transition from frontline soldier to PTSD-stricken Army vet, emphasizing the ongoing mental health crisis from Russia's war against Ukraine. The collaboration aims to raise awareness and funds for veterans' treatment, leveraging the therapeutic potential of the mountains.

Ukrainian Action Inaugural Gala

27 March 2023

Ukrainian Action raised £85,000 at its inaugural gala dinner in London, which will go towards providing aid and support to communities affected by the war in Ukraine. The event was attended by 150 guests, including the Ukrainian ambassador to the UK, and featured a performance by Ukrainian singer Alloise.

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