Ukraine Response, March 2022
In response to the dire situation in Ukraine and bordering countries, St. Paul's Outreach Committee this week voted to distribute $3,000 to organizations providing humanitarian aid to Ukrainians. Thank you to everyone who pledged generously this year to enable us to build this type of outreach into our 2022 budget.
St. Paul’s is sending $1,000 to each of the following organizations. For more information, or to donate directly, see links below:
Episcopal Relief and Development - Episcopal Relief & Development is an international relief and development agency affiliated with the Episcopal Church. They are working with Anglican agencies and other partners in order to provide humanitarian assistance to people fleeing the violence in Ukraine.
World Central Kitchen - World Central Kitchen provides meals and water in response to humanitarian, climate and other disasters. World Central Kitchen is serving hot meals at 8 border crossings in Poland. WCK volunteers are also on the ground in Hungary, Moldova, and Romania, and they are partnering with restaurants in 8 Ukrainian cities.
International Rescue Committee - The International Rescue Committee is working with local partners to provide essential items like sleeping bags, blankets and medical supplies for distribution at the Ukrainian/Polish borders. They are also working through local partners to provide information services to support people fleeing the war.