Posts with the tag “ukraine”

Ukraine Update
by Diane Helman on February 2nd, 2024
Each month, WHO supports the rebuilding of Ukraine by funding two drivers, Alexsey and Yura, who work tirelessly to transport goods and people back and forth across the needy, depleted areas of war-torn Ukraine.We were excited to receive the following new update from our beloved Ira, below: In December and January (till the 29th) our team installed 21 modular houses, 9 of which were in Kherson and...  Read More
Mobilizing our Community for Ukraine
by Diane Helman on February 21st, 2023
Sergey Lysak was with us on Thursday, February 16, 2023. It is our heart to mobilize our community to support the Ukrainian people who have been displaced and brutalized by war....  Read More
Ukraine Match Update: Houses in Place!
by WHO Admin on September 9th, 2022
In August, we came together to raise over $30,000 for 10 houses for those displaced by war in Ukraine. The cold winter temperatures are coming soon! We are excited that 8 of the 10 houses we funded are already in place! Plans are underway to install the final 2 homes next week! Horenka, 149 Kyivska Str.Tetyana (65), Pensioner, and her husband Svyatoslav (72).They came back home and found just ashe...  Read More
10 Houses for Ukraine Match Drive
by WHO Admin on August 9th, 2022
From August 9 through August 23, WHO will match up to $15,000 in donations towards houses for those displaced by war, to get people under roof before the cold winter temperatures set in. Our goal is $30,000, which will fund 10 homes @ $3,000 per house.**When you give, be sure to mark the Fund for "Ukraine."** The following video features a woman in Ukraine as she receives her new home. Photos cour...  Read More
Ukraine Update
by Diane Helman on March 12th, 2022
Many of our connections in Ukraine are currently in safe places.We are continuing to mobilize money and resources to care for our dear ones overseas. There are many "hot spots" in Ukraine where the humanitarian need is steeply increasing. Sergey and Vika Lysak have pioneered a movement of the church there to care for the many hungry and displaced people who have made the metro tunnels their safe h...  Read More
Ukraine Update
by Diane Helman on February 24th, 2022
With Russia commencing its invasion of Ukraine, Russian rockets have reached Kiev and surrounding areas. Several families we know have already started to migrate west. There is still only a voluntary call for reservists to join the active military. As of now, all of our friends and family there are safe and accounted for.We have raised nearly $10,000 for our Ukrainian family and all of it has been...  Read More