We stand with the Ukrainian people during this devastating moment in history.
Please give what you can to this urgent appeal, and please also share this fundraiser as widely as you can.
The Russian attack on Ukraine is posing an immediate threat to civilians across the country. The attack is in addition to the conflict in the east of the country, ongoing since 2014.
As of Friday the 25 February, more than 50,000 people have fled the country, home to 44 million people. This is the potential beginning of another major refugee crisis.
Taoiseach Micheál Martin said that Ireland is to waive visa requirements for all Ukrainian people who travel to Ireland following the Russian invasion of the country. There are already receiving calls from Irish people with family in Ukraine and looking desperately for help. Is expected to receive more requests for support in the coming days.
Priority is to ensure Ukrainians can access protection in Ireland and across Europe.
You can help to support refugees from Ukraine direct on The Irish Refugee Council webpage.
Make a donation by clicking here now to make sure they are safe and welcome in Ireland. All donations for this appeal will be used exclusively to support Ukrainian refugees.