US$7,710.00raised of $20,000.00 goal
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Hi, my name is Suavek Lobrow and after watching the war news for three weeks nonstop I decided to go to Poland where I worked as a volunteer helping the Ukrainian refugees. In my third week in Warsaw, I met group of people from Open Dialogue Foundation (ODF), a local non-profit, who were delivering uniforms and bullet proof vests to Ukrainian soldiers and military volunteers.
After spending time with them helping them move into their new warehouse and setting up their new assembly line I am now raising money to help them manufacture and transport protective gear like bullet-proof vests to civilian volunteers and soldiers fighting in Ukraine.
Our family has already donated $5,000 to ODF and I hope all of us would be able to collect another $20,000. This amount would supply an additional 40 bullet proof vests and other supplies that will save lives!!! I worked with them on the ground in Poland and saw first hand their commitment to saving the lives of Ukrainians.
- $450 Donation will purchase materials, manufacturing and delivery of one Bullet Proof Vest with 6 mm Hardox500 plates.
- $525 Donation will purchase materials, manufacturing and delivery of one Bullet Proof Vest with 8 mm thick Hardox500 plates.
You can see more information about my trip and volunteering on my Facebook at the following link: https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1000796796...
... and You can also watch some more information here:
ODF was founded around 2010 to defend human rights and to promote democracy & the rule of law in the post-Soviet countries. Their organization became very well known for their actions supporting EuroMajdan in 2014 in Kiev.
ODF’s current focus is to use nonmilitary technology together with surplus materials from military and to create personal protection Class III and Class IV bullet proof vests and the other protective equipment. Some of these guys are risking their lives making deliveries to their distribution warehouse in Kiev. This during the active war with the Russian military surrounding and attacking the capitol of Ukraine!!!
Dear Friends, the defenders of Ukraine are also defending our democratic way of life! They need our support. Without it, they won't be able to stand up against this extremely brutal invasion.
Join me and my family in saving Ukrainian lives with your donation of $100 or $250 today!!!
- Suavek Lobrow
Two weeks later.Update posted by Suavek Lobrow at 02:56 am
Good evening Everyone,It's been two weeks since I started this fundraising and we collected the amazing $5,200!!! Thank you! I'm going to send this money tomorrow to ODF. With my previous donation of $5,000 this will sponsor delivery of (20)!!! bullet-proof vests. If someone would like to make donation before
20% already funded!Update posted by Suavek Lobrow at 04:00 am
Good evening! What a ride :), I can't express well enough for how much I appreciate your donations! Thank you so much! As you know situation in Ukraine is worsening each day so for this fundraising time is an essence. If you are considering joining us please donate today! ...
Wednesday afternoon.Update posted by Suavek Lobrow at 11:33 pm
It's 4:30 PM here in Marysville, WA ... and I just got a wonderful surprise, very generous $1,000 donation that will bring my fundraising that much closer to our goal. Two more bullet proof vests, perhaps two more saved lives!!! Thank you so much! My dear friends, I'm greatful for
... 3 and 1/2 hours laterUpdate posted by Suavek Lobrow at 04:30 am
I'm sorry, I just couldn't resist and I had to post this short update: $2,125!!! and the day is not over yet! You guys are so generous, Thank you so much! ... and dear Friends, please remember that every amount of your donation is super important! ... and please forward
First 24 hoursUpdate posted by Suavek Lobrow at 01:24 am
Good afternoon everyone! Thank you very much for your donations, and for responding so quickly. We already collected $1,425!!! ... in the first 24 hours! I'm totally blown away, grateful and humbled. Thank You! For those of you, my friends and supporters who are more interested about technical information I. . . . .