Medical Aid for Belarusians in Ukraine
Belarusian Charitable Trust (BCT), a UK-registered charity, is appealing for donations for medical aid to support Belarusians in Ukraine.
Access to clean water
NADZEYA-BY is collecting donations for supplying mobile water filters for people in Ukraine to safely use rain and snow water, and drink straight from the stream/puddle/source.
Personal protection kit
The Association of Belarusians in Great Britain is fundraising for the personal battlefield protection kit, combat medical and other vital items for Belarusian volunteers in Ukraine.
Third car for Belarusian Battalion
23 April 2022
A third card has been purchased for the Belarusian battalion in Ukraine and will be delivered there shortly. Please see the fundraising page if you can contribute to purchasing medicines and medical equipment to fill the car with. The battalion has also requested military kits and clothing available in the UK. Please contribute to purchasing those too.
Meanwhile, the battalion has acknowledged our past contributions in this Telegram post.
13 April 2022
From the money donated by compatriots for the Kastuś Kalinoŭski Battalion, the Association of Belarusians in Great Britain purchased 40 waterproof ponchos originating from the army of the Netherlands. The shipment has already reached the Warsaw centre supporting the Battalion. See report
Medicines and Medical Kit for Hospital in Lviv
13 April 2022
We'vereceived a message from Lviv:The Belarusian community in the UK helped to kit over 40 fighters who are currently fighting for the freedom of Ukraine - thank you! The walkie-talkies are also very useful and they work - it's very important, thank you! We've also handed out [your] binoculars to the soldiers - thank you! The medical kit you sent is just amazing, special thanks for the turnstiles - thank you all very much! I think this medical kit will save many lives, 100%. Many thanks to the proud and true brothers and sisters of Belarus - from me personally and fighters of Ukraine. Long live Belarus! Glory to Ukraine!
Second Car for Volunteers in Ukraine
13 April 2022
Nearly £2,800 has been collected following the Professional Union of Belarusians in Britain (PUBB) call. This allowed purchasing a second car for the Belarusian Battalion fighting alongside the Ukrainian army, as well as four off-road tires, servicing the car, and transportation expenses to Warsaw. The Belarusian community has also organised humanitarian donations of boots, gloves, warm clothes, etc. for the Kastuś Kalinoŭski Battalion to ensure the car will not travel empty to Ukraine. and collected them around London in time to pack them into the car departing to Warsaw! The Association of Belarusians in Great Britain coordinated the purchase of military equipment. Nadzeya-UK provided information support.
Read more about the PUBB's initiative of purchasing cars for volunteer fighters in Ukraine
First Consignment for Belarusian Volunteers in Ukraine
11 March 2022
The Association of Belarusians in Great Britain and Ukrainian volunteers in London arranged the first consignment of medical kit and special clothing items for Belarusians fighting for Ukraine as part of Ukraine’s Territorial Defence force. The consignment was received in Ukraine on 12 March. Press release ● Support Belarusian volunteers in Ukraine
Donations from the Belarusian Charitable Trust
26 February 2022The Belarusian Charitable Trust, a London-based charity, made a £5,000 donation to the Help Ukraine Emergency Appeal and £2,650 - for the clothing and medical supplies for the Belarusian volunteers in the Ukrainian Territorial Defence.