This honor was awarded on June 8th as part of the “National Charities of Ukraine” competition. More than 1500 organizations and individuals were nominated. Independent judges from the association reviewed the nominations and evaluated the achievements to select the winners.
Brian Mefford, Help Ukraine 22 managing director, describes his motivation for starting an organization to help Ukrainian residents on 'Fox Report.'
When Russia invaded Ukraine in February, Brian Mefford, an American long time resident and expert of Ukraine, knew exactly what he needed to do
Brian Mefford is director of Help Ukraine 22 Operation Palyanytsya, a relief, resupply and rescue organization which assists Ukrainians in need.
It’s a huge, hangar-like building, disused and decrepit, on the outskirts of Lviv. But for Mykola Piddubnyi and his colleague Irina Gavrilova, the local entrepreneur’s gift was a godsend, allowing them to move their expanding wartime supply operation out of Gavrilova’s tiny apartment.
Immediate Funding Needed for Sexual Assault Medical and Forensic Kits. “The symbol on the Ukrainian flag is not the traditional trident, but rather a symbol used by victims of sexual abuse which was popularized by the musician Lady Gaga.”
One month of war. Ukraine has been battling back the Russian full-scale invasion for over 30 days. The war has created nearly 4 million refugees, 10+ million internally-displaced Ukrainians, and thousands of dead civilians. At the current pace, a Ukrainian child becomes a refugee nearly every…
Russia’s war on Ukraine has resulted in some 10 million Ukrainians that have been displaced from their homes and some 2000 dead civilians, including over 100 children. This week, gruesome images from Bucha and other towns near Kyiv have shown the world the brutality of Russian aggression and its…
A Bradenton-based nonprofit that was formed after the fall of the Soviet Union to monitor elections in the emerging democracies has taken on a new mission with the Russian invasion of Ukraine
The brutal Russian invasion of Ukraine is personal for Jacksonville-based political consultants Tom Nolan and Bruce Barcelo.
Humanitarian efforts to support Ukraine are moving to their next level, said Brian Mefford, Executive Director of HU22 Operation “Palyanytsya” during field work in Peremysl, Poland. Together with a team of American, Australian and Ukrainian volunteers, Mefford visited the Medyka border crossing and…
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