Dam Daily + Together Ukraine interview 🎙
Brad Vanstone, part of the Together Ukraine team joined us on the radio to share how they are driving vans and lorries full of much needed supplies to the Polish-Ukraine border. This story, plus more news out of Amsterdam + music picks, for this edition of Dam Daily, with host @CathyCentral.
Listen back to the 1-hour radio show, including news and music tracks, on the mixcloud player above. The interview with Brad starts about 0:30:00.
Listen to just the interview with Brad below
It’s likely the situation will get worse in Ukraine so they also have a plan to transport people away and to a place of refuge. For that they need mini-buses and probably more drivers. Follow the links below to help with financial donations or offering the help/supplies currently needed.
Update from Together Ukraine (8 March 2022
We’ve teamed up with Red Cross Ukraine to receive up to 6 lorry’s (156 pallets) as of coming Wednesday (March 9) to a warehouse in West Ukraine straight from PostNL’s warehouse in Zaltbommel. All lorry’s have Ukrainian drivers and able to go directly into Ukraine.
Red Cross gave us a list of products and goods they desperately need.
Please reach out to Tom (+31 6 50282976) if you can supply these items in bulk.
Health and care:
– Medicine (first aid kits, blood stopping medicine)
Shelter, household items, and settlements:
– Sleeping mats
– Tents (family size)
– Cooking stoves and sets
Water, sanitation, and hygiene:
– Chlorine tablets
– Hygienic parcels
– Sanitation and hygiene products
Livelihood and basic care:
– Powerbanks/ chargers
– Canned food
– Thermo clothes
– Army clothes
Let’s see what we as the Netherlands is capable of on such a short notice for the people in Ukraine.
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