Run 16 – May 2023
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Run 16 – May 2023

No sooner are we back from run 15, it’s non stop now preparing for run 16! The team were busy at Ukraine Fundraiser 2022 HQ over the weekend making sure the van was good to go and adding the first part of the load. Mainly medical items, our huge thanks to Anna Pukas James, Kristina…

Run 15 – April 2023

Run 15 – April 2023

This will be a milestone run as it is the first time that we go with an additional van and with that, our capacity has now doubled! Huge thanks to Mike and Karl who prepared Andy’s new van for its maiden run into Ukraine! We will update this post as the run gets underway! Between…

Run 14 – March 2023

Run 14, or run 13 from the UK!, is now well underway and the team have safely arrived in Brovary after a non stop drive all the way from Weeze in Germany”! This run includes for the first time, aid collected in the Sussex area under the banner of “Brass Band Aid for Ukraine”, together…

Run 13 – February 2023

Run 13 – February 2023

It’s all hands on deck today (30th Jan) as the team have to sort, package and weigh each box – we need to do this for the Ukranian customs forms when we get to the border later this week. The run is well underway now having started with a non-stop drive through snow in Germany…

Run 02 – 30th March

Run 02 – 30th March

Once again, we were taking aid on behalf of BAMK in Milton Keynes. A delayed start after the van needed some repairs, we collected further medical aid from Elmar Freikamp near Weeze: Our Germany team have been very active in securing donated aid for this trip so a big shout out to: Cyriakus Apotheke in…

Run 03 – 14th April

Run 03 – 14th April

Easter Monday and back in Weeze after delivering run #3 to the Ukrainian border at Budomeirz a very rural crossing north of Przemysl with a 3.5t limit to and on the border it seemed an effective way to get targeted aid across. I have to say the border seemed disconcertingly quiet but we arrived on…