Restream is co-headquartered in Austin, Texas, and Kyiv, Ukraine. A third of our team is from Ukraine.
At Restream, we stand in solidarity with Ukraine. For this reason, we’ve donated $100,000 to Come Back Alive Foundation Ukraine and compiled this list of local and global organizations working on the ground to assist the victims of this crisis. We kindly encourage you to contribute in any way you can.
National Bank of Ukraine’s Fund for Armed Forces
What to know: The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has opened a special account to fundraise for the Ukrainian Armed Forces after the government declared martial law on February 24, 2022. Anyone from around the world can send donations to this account in USD, GBP, EUR, and UAH.
How to donate: You can send donations directly to the special account on the NBU website using a payment card or Google Pay.
Monobank Fund for the Ukrainian Army
What to know: Ukrainian bank Monobank has started a fund to accept donations from people around the world in support of Ukraine’s Armed Forces. Monobank transfers all the money it receives each day to a unified NBU Account.
How to donate: You can visit the donation page and send SEPA transfers in EUR or GBP in one of three amounts.
Come Back Alive Foundation
What to know: The Come Back Alive Foundation is a Ukrainian charitable fund to help veterans and the military by supplying and repairing equipment, helping train officers, and promoting entrepreneurship initiatives among veterans.
How to donate: You can make a donation that goes to support the charitable fund’s work or directly to the Ukrainian Army. Payments are accepted from all over the world. There’s also an option to donate Bitcoin.
What to know: KOLO Ukraine is an initiative started by top managers of product companies who want to provide operational assistance to the Ukrainian Armed Forces. The fund they created focuses on medium-sized donations that are too small for large foundations and too big for a single person to give. This strategy helps ensure the army receives the technical equipment it needs quickly.
How to donate: You can join the KOLO project by donating $200 monthly to support their efforts. Sign up on the KOLO website.
What to know: The Prytula Charitable Foundation started as a way for well-known Ukrainian TV presenter Serhiy Prytula to support the Ukrainian army after Russia’s invasion of Crimea in 2014. It became a full-fledged foundation in 2020, during the pandemic, and continues to support the Ukrainian armed forces.
Restream partnered with the Prytula Foundation’s Nest program, which helps build new homes for families whose homes were destroyed during the war.
What to know: Hospitallers is a volunteer organization of paramedics, founded by Yana Zinkevich in 2014, when Russia annexed Crimea. They provide medical care and evacuation to those on the front line. They’ve carried out more than 5,200 evacuations since 2014.
How to donate: Visit the Hospitallers website for information about how to make a donation.
What to know: UAnimals is an animal rescue foundation that works to save pets from war zones. They also work toward the humane treatment of animals.
How to donate: UAnimals has a list of targeted fundraisers on their website that you can doate to.
What to know: United24 (U24) is the official, state-sponsored fundraising platform for Ukraine. It was initiated by President Zelenskyy after people kept asking him, “How can we help Ukraine?” Donors can choose one of three projects to support: Defense and Demining, Medical Aid or Rebuild Ukraine.
How to donate: Go to the U24 website and select the Donate Now button in the top right corner. You’ll be prompted to choose one of the three donation categories.
US Ukrainian Activists
What to know: The US Ukrainian Activists (USUA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization based in Washington, DC. It connects verified Ukrainian organizations with donors outside of Ukraine. USUA also sends direct cash assistance and bulk shipments of medical aid supplies to Ukraine.
How to donate: Visit the USUA website to donate or find out how you can get involved.
Razom for Ukraine
What to know: Razom is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization in the U.S. and operates as Разом Для України in Ukraine. The charity supports the people of Ukraine with projects that promote civic engagement, democratic society, justice, dignity, and human rights for all.
What to know: Nova Ukraine is a 501(c)(3) that raises awareness about Ukraine in the U.S. and all over the world. The nonprofit organizes fundraisers and Ukrainian cultural events, as well as provides humanitarian aid to vulnerable groups and individuals in Ukraine.
How to donate: Nova Ukraine is taking donations on its website for humanitarian aid to victims of the russian invasion.
Revived Soldiers Ukraine
What to know: Revived Soldiers Ukraine provides medical aid and delivers sustainable living standards to the soldiers of Ukraine and their families, as well as people who have been affected by the military conflict in Eastern Ukraine.
The Kyiv Independent
What to know: The Kyiv Independent is an English-language media outlet based in Kyiv and has been on the ground providing detailed reporting about the situation on its website and on Twitter.
United Help Ukraine
What to know: The nonprofit United Help Ukraine is distributing donations, food and medical supplies to displaced Ukrainians. The organization also helps wounded Ukrainian soldiers and their families.
Save the Children
What to know: Save the Children delivers essential humanitarian aid to children and their families in Ukraine, including access to education, psychosocial support, winter and hygiene kits, and cash grants to meet families’ basic needs. The organization estimates that 7.5 million Ukrainian children are at risk because of the fighting.
How to donate: You can donate and follow the latest developments on the Save the Children website.
What to know: Inclusion Europe is asking for humanitarian support to provide basic supplies for the 80,000 children and adults with disabilities in care homes in Ukraine, as well as the 10,000 families taking care of family members with disabilities.
Inclusion Europe is a federation of European organizations that works to provide people with intellectual disabilities equal rights and opportunities to participate in all aspects of life.
How to donate: You can donate on the Inclusion Europe website.
Restream stands by the people of Ukraine. Do your part and donate to organizations on the ground.
Now, more than ever, thanks for being part of the Restream family.