May 10, 2023 Carolyn West

Sunflowers for Ukraine

“Sunflower”

Carolyn West
2020

The current conflict between Russia and Ukraine has continued to bring trauma and hardship, which we are sadly witnessing from around the globe.

As we send thoughts and prayers for a resolution to this war, we recognize the national flower of Ukraine, the sunflower, as a symbol of hope and renewal.

If you would like to donate to support citizens who are in need of supplies and assistance, you may want to consider visiting Unicef Canada.

 

Their ask to donate through their emergency fund is worded below.

Your gift to UNICEF’s Ukraine Emergency Fund will be matched to help reach even more children and families in Ukraine with urgent humanitarian aid​. 

The war in Ukraine is a threat to the lives and well-being of the country’s 7.5 million children.

Homes, schools and water treatment facilities are being damaged, and hundreds of thousands of families are being displaced. 

Children need immediate protection. Please donate now and an anonymous donor will match your donation up to $250,000.

Your donation today will support UNICEF’s ongoing response to the war in Ukraine by providing communities with: 

  • Safe water and sanitation supplies
  • Urgent medical aid and healthcare services 
  • Child protection including psychosocial care
  • Education supplies

 

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