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Ukrainian Red Cross Society has clothing banks all over Ukraine, which are used by people who cannot buy clothes on their own due to a difficult life situations. You can apply to the addresses of regional branches. Things must be clean and in good condition: we take care of the comfort of our wards.

The sources of formation of the budget and property of the Company are:
  • Entrance and annual fees of members of the Society;
  • Charitable donations and assistance in any form in the prescribed manner from state and public organizations, other legal entities and individuals;
  • Assistance and social order from government agencies to implement targeted programs and actions of the Company;
  • Proceeds from charity events;
  • Funds or property received free of charge or in the form of grants or voluntary donations;
  • Passive income, funds or property received by the Company from its core business, taking into account the provisions of the tax legislation of Ukraine;
  • Other receipts that do not contradict the current legislation of Ukraine.
In order to ensure transparency and attract potential donors, the Society does not accept donations, the direct source of which is activities that are contrary to the fundamental principles of the International Movement or incompatible with them. The company has the right to financial support from the state budget of Ukraine, local budgets, in accordance with applicable law.
The Ukrainian Red Cross, like the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, does not make any political distinctions. Also does not distinguish on racial, religious, class grounds. The International Movement is only trying to alleviate the suffering of people and, above all, those who need it most. According to two of the 7 Fundamental Principles of Neutrality and Impartiality, the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, in order to maintain general trust, cannot take sides in armed conflict and engage in political, racial, religious or ideological disputes. Accordingly, the Red Cross of Ukraine cannot and has no right to support any political force, to agitate "for" or "against" it. Volunteers and employees of the Society have no right to comment publicly or in the media on facts or situations of political, religious, racial, ideological, military nature. Current members of political parties, other political or ideological public organizations have no right to be volunteers or employees of the Society. If a volunteer or employee of the Society runs for election to the legislature or local self-government, he must stop working or volunteering in the Society.
International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement has the exclusive right to use the emblem, flag, markings and name of the Red Cross, Red Crescent and Red Crystal. The use of the logo by persons, who are not authorized to do so, entails criminal liability under the Criminal Code of Ukraine according to the Law of Ukraine ‘On Use of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Symbols in Ukraine’
Any person who got into trouble - loneliness, disease, poverty, unemployment, loss of family relations, emergencies or armed conflict – may apply to the Red Cross employees. The wards of the Society are lonely needy elderly people, disabled people, veterans and disabled veterans, internally displaced persons and other segments of the population needing the public assistance. However, often the opportunity of help depends on the Society programs which are being realized now, where criteria of beneficiaries among the above-mentioned categories of the population are accurately designated.
Depending on the current programs of the Society, which clearly define the criteria of beneficiaries from the most vulnerable categories of the population and the capabilities of the Red Cross of Ukraine, you can receive the material (clothing, footwear, hygiene products, products, food, pharmaceutical vouchers, etc.), psychosocial support, services of patronage service of the Company, etc. Please contact the nearest organization of the Ukrainian Red Cross Society with a package of documents proving your identity and substantiating difficult life circumstances/state of health.
Home care by the Society's organizations is carried out for lonely or conditionally lonely elderly people and persons with disabilities who have partially or completely lost the ability to move and self-care, remote from the infrastructure. Today, not all organizations of the Society in the field carry out such activities. To find out if such activities are carried out, please contact the nearest regional branches of the Ukrainian Red Cross Society at the place of residence or registration for additional information.