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 Red Cross Work in Ukraine! 

Update June 1, 2022 

Dear friends,

The War in Ukraine is triggering threats of cyber, nuclear, and other hard to imagine threats to Ukrainians and humanity in general. The Red Cross Network is helping.

On the frontline, The Red Cross Society of The Ukraine is providing medical aid and support to vulnerable and wounded Ukrainians. The ICRC is reminding all parties to the conflict of the importance of not violating the rules of war.

To learn more:

The IFRC and all national societies are quite active in marshaling needed support for the humanitarian needs resulting from this war.  This is where we all can help.

If you are in a financial position please consider making a contribution to Red Cross to support the international network respond to this crisis. Make a generous donation through the American Red Cross for Ukrainian relief.  Write “Ukraine Humanitarian Crisis” in the memo line of a check, complete this donation form by printing and mailing to:

American Red Cross
PO Box 37839
Boone, IA 50037-0839

Print Donation Form

To donate by phone or to get assistance with your donation, please contact Red Cross at 1-800-HELP NOW (1-800-435-7669).


                                     ARCRA President Harold Brooks

 ARCRA Webinar:
Friday, May 20, 2022 12:30 PM EDT

Update on Red Cross Work in Ukraine with Koby
Langley, Senior Vice  President SAF and
International Services

 

Koby Langley, Senior Vice
President SAF and
International Services has
recently returned from Poland
where he visited Red Cross
refugee relief operations.


Koby's talk included updates on 

  • The work of the Red Cross movement in the current humanitarian crisis in Ukraine
  • The role of the Red Cross movement in armed conflict
  • How the American Red Cross is supporting  the Ukraine crisis relief effort
  • The work of SAF 

Click here to listen to the recorded audio from this webinar and to read summaries of and view recordings of past webinars.

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