Donate in Support of Ukraine
The situation in Ukraine is dire. People are fearing for their safety and their futures. We know many of our donors and those in our community want to help.
The following organizations are providing support to specific areas of need for the Ukrainian Crisis. If you are a Foundation Fundholder and wish to direct a grant from your Fund at The Foundation, please contact our team at firstname.lastname@example.org or 604-925-8153.
Donations can be made directly by clicking on the link to the organization and following their prompts.
- Canadian Red Cross: the local wing of an international emergency-relief organization.
- Médecins sans frontières (Doctors Without Borders): a humanitarian group that’s been supporting Ukraine’s COVID-19 response.
- Canada-Ukraine Foundation: a Toronto-based group that co-ordinates Canadian charitable aid to Ukraine.
- Save the Children: an international NGO delivering emergency aid to Ukrainian families.
You may also choose to connect with the local Ukrainian community and organizations that help new immigrants.
In response to the Ukrainian Crisis, the West Vancouver Foundation has confirmed with our investment manager, Leith Wheeler Investment Counsel, that the Foundation portfolios have no Russian holdings.
West Vancouver Foundation will post new verified information as available from regional, national and international organizations.
Thank you for for supporting Ukraine.