What is happening in Ukraine?
Russia launched a large-scale invasion of Ukraine on 24 February, 2022. As the death toll tragically mounts, millions of Ukrainians find themselves in need of medical and humanitarian assistance.
How can I help Ukrainians?
In my opinion, the best way to help Ukrainians from afar is to financially support reputable, effective charities that have a proven track record of working succesfully in Ukraine.
What should I know before I donate?
Sadly, there are countless donation scams circulating around social media. Please consider giving to the organizations listed here. They are all impactful charities with the ability to act fast in Ukraine.
What is How to Help Ukraine?
How to Help Ukraine is run by Denny Buttler, an American with an academic and web project background in the culture of Russia and the FSU. Denny speaks good Russian and some Ukrainian.
What are you doing to help Ukraine?
During this conflict, I'm running banners to How to Help Ukraine and donating all ad revenue to relevant charities from my popular sites, Russian Film Hub and Russian Enthusiast.
What do you think the future holds?
The fog of war is real - little is known and misinformation is rampant. What I do know is that Ukrainians need all the support they can get from us right now.