Australia’s Ukrainian community launches campaign Kolyada for Australia to support bushfire victims.
The Australian Federation of Ukrainian Organisations (AFUO) in a public statement expressed sympathy and support to all affected by the current horrific bush fires in Australia.
It acknowledges its deepest gratitude to all who are fighting these fires. And to the many hundreds of volunteers assisting.
To show support and reinforce that the Ukrainian community is an integral part of the Australian community, the AFUO has launched a fundraising campaign, Kolyada for Australia (Carols for Australia).
“We need to act swiftly to ensure that those in need are supported. Australia is burning.We have around 100 hours our Ukrainian Christmas period commences – January 7, 2020.” Stefan Romaniw OAM, Co-Chair of the AFUO said.
Funds raised will be passed on to the Red Cross, a major mainstream organisation responsible for national relief.
The Ukrainian community has always been generous and acted decisively when help is needed. This year make Ukrainian Christmas more meaningful by helping others.
Donations are accepted by bank transfer.
ACC NAME: AFUO
REFERENCE: Kolyada + Donor name
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