YOU CAN HELP TODAY
United Church of Canada Emergency Response for Ukraine
United Church of Canada
On February 24 the armed conflict between the Russian Federation and Ukraine erupted, costing precious lives and creating a humanitarian crisis as people flee from the conflict. The United Nations reports that a growing number of over a million people, displaced from their homes, are seeking refuge in neighbouring countries.
Many have lost friends and loved ones, struggle to meet their basic needs, and face an uncertain future. United Church Mission & Service partners are responding to the rapidly unfolding crisis. You can help. Right now, people urgently need shelter, clean water, food, and medical attention.
Please show your support by making a gift today.
Online via the United Church of Canada’s secure donation page.
Click here: https://united-church.ca/social-action/act-now/conflict-ukraine
Phone 416-231-5931 or toll-free 1-800-268-3781 ext. 2738 and use your Visa or MasterCard.
Send a cheque or money order to:
The United Church of Canada
Philanthropy Unit - Emergency Response
3250 Bloor Street West, Suite 200
Toronto, ON M8X 2Y4
**Please be sure to note "Emergency Response—Ukraine" on the face of your cheque.
If you would prefer to donate directly through Simcoe St. United Church please contact the church office.
Note: As part of the United Church’s Emergency Response Fund, 100% of your donation goes directly to emergency relief, with 85% of your donation responding to this designated emergency and 15% responding to future emergencies that do not receive intense media coverage. Donations to Mission & Service enable the United Church to cover all of the costs of emergency response work without deducting any fees from your donation.
The United Church of Canada is committed to working in partnership. We are responding to the crisis in Ukraine with Mission & Service partners ACT Alliance and the Canadian Foodgrains Bank. Through the Canadian Foodgrains Bank, we have joined the Humanitarian Coalition to call on Canadians to show tangible support for the people of Ukraine.