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Stories from the front lines

March 16th, 2022

Promises made, promises kept….

Her name is Elena. She and her cousin escaped Kviv with her mother. Her father is fighting. She could not believe that America would send her a bag of things.

His name is Vadim. He and his mother and grandfather escaped Chernihiv. As we we turned to leave he came from behind and grabbed me. His tears made me know we are doing the right thing. (The pilot with me in this photo refuses to give his name! Another awesome volunteer who texted and said can I help).

Thank you to everyone making this happen. It’s a miracle that you all have put into action.

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