Raising funds for medical equipment to be sent to the people we work with near Lviv. A lot of help is coming on all fronts but we're sending specifically requested medical items to the people we know and care about.
Most of the help we tried to get last week to the ground in Ukraine was inefficient and we kept falling back to being able to offer nothing more than kind words. There are many ways to contribute now to the general cause but we felt the need to do something on the local level of where the people we know and care about are.
Our plan right now for any collected funds:
1. Buy medical equipment and get it to where my team is. Most requested right now are combat application tourniquets and gauzes. We have a reliable contact in Poland who can get the stuff to them.
2. If we find out that the transfer of materials is not reliable the funds will go towards a local fundraiser account where our team are. The account has been vouched for personally.
3. If above options will not make sense for some reason the funds will go to Vostok SOS who provide immediate evacuation support to Ukrainians attempting to flee their homes: vostok-sos.org/en/
** We are also helping some family members currently traveling outside of Ukraine so some funds may go to securing transfer/acc
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