Humanitarian Relief

Spirit of America's Work in Ukraine Update

Jul 10, 2022 (0)

Imagine being one of 110,000 civilian volunteers fighting for Ukraine with no military training, no protective gear and only the clothes on your back. Yes, the US and European...


The Reverse of the Maxim

Updated May 29, 2022

It seems that history has been kinder to some races of men than it has to others. Conversely, ir is true that fortune passes everywhere, and at times stereotypes do seem to pe...
How to Help Ukrainians Coming to the U.S.

May 26, 2022

"Refugee," "Displaced Person," "Newcomer." Which would you prefer to be called if you were in a situation where you had to flee your home with only what you could carry an...
There are No Humanitarian Solutions to Humanitarian Problems

Updated May 12, 2022

Russia's invasion of Ukraine on February 22 sent shockwaves around the world. More than 11 million people have been displaced, including two-thirds of Ukraine's children.[1] O...
Saving Ukrainian Horses

May 27, 2022

Ukraine is well known for its vibrant horse culture, and like everything else in the country, that culture is under attack. Horses are subject to shells, missile strikes, fire...
Everyday people helping people...and their pets

May 6, 2022

It isn't only vets and other professionals that are providing aid to Ukrainian refugees and their pets. Not so ordinary people are consistently stepping up to the plate as w...
Help for Ukraine's Pets

Apr 26, 2022

The people of Ukraine are not the only ones reeling under the blows of Putin's savage attacks. Horses, dogs, cats, birds, guinea pigs, turtles...anything living is at risk as ...
Russian TV and Radio Stations That Have Been Banned in Lithuania

Apr 25, 2022

After contacting the Chief Press Specialist at the Lithuanian Ministry of Health in my previous article, I followed the sources of information about Russian disinformation a... Battling Russian Disinformation 24/7

Updated May 11, 2022

When it comes to fighting Russian disinformation, seemingly no country does it better than Lithuania. A couple of articles ago, when I talked to the Chief Press Specialist a...
Should I Become a Cyber Elf to Help Ukraine?

Apr 15, 2022

When I first started trying to figure out what was going on with this war that Russia has started with Ukraine (after being invited to be a Contributing Writer/Editor for thi...
Humanitarian Aid and Medical Assistance in Decline

Apr 26, 2022

As a result of the continued heavy bombardment of cities in the Donbas region and southern cities like Odessa, the amount of humanitarian assistance in general, but specifical...
Humanitarian Crisis Worsens

Apr 15, 2022

Russia's invasion of Ukraine continues with attacks in air, land, and sea causing severe destruction across the country. Mariupol port city has been reduced to depilated bui...
An Account of Aiding the Most Vulnerable Communities in Ukraine

Apr 15, 2022

Olena Shevchenko is a leading campaigner and activist for female and LGBTQ rights in Ukraine. In 2008 she founded the NGO called Insight to support this cause and is now fo...

Apr 9, 2022

The Ukraine crisis continues with the massive destruction of critical infrastructure, civilian buildings, and government buildings. From global condemnation, the U.S, EU, an...
Humanitarian Aid is not Reaching the Hardest Hit Cities in Ukraine

Apr 15, 2022

It is estimated that there are hundreds of thousands of people still trapped inside buildings in the besieged city of Mariupol. Access to necessities like food, water, and h...
Help Ukraine and Stop Russian Genocide

Apr 4, 2022

On 3 March 2022, President Zelensky accused Russia of genocide after over 300 people were killed in Bucha alone, and 57 bodies were found in a mass grave. Among those killed w...
Humanitarian Aid Groups

Apr 6, 2022

As we watch the horrific tragedy in Ukraine unfold, it is easy to become overwhelmed and feel hopelessly unable to do anything to help; but a nonprofit group who has been he...
Ukraine Conflict and Humanitarian Aid

Updated Apr 3, 2022

Ukraine has witnessed intense fighting since 24 February 2022. The brutal invasion by Russia has created a grave humanitarian crisis affecting millions of people. Residents ...
Hunger as a Weapon of War

Updated Apr 20, 2022

Vladimir Putin is deliberately starving the people of Ukraine as “a weapon of war,” a UN official said Sunday. “We've seen food depots that have been blown away,” t...

Updated Mar 22, 2022

With the apparent effort to lay siege to, starve and demoralize Ukrainian cities well underway - medieval barbarity with modern weapons - the West already knows the answer to ...