12 11, 2022

Stories of small people Part 2, Bohdan

News, Stories of ordinary volunteers doing great things, Stories of small people|

Bohdan Zdanevich is 26 years old. He is from Lviv, works as a lawyer at the "Law Craft" company. Since August, he joined our volunteer assistance project as a lawyer. He consults volunteers, IDPs and charitable organizations, while continuing to volunteer himself. Bohdan is also studying for a master's degree. For Bohdan, the war began [...]

9 11, 2022

Window into “russian world”.


We continue to send humanitarian aid to the civilian population. As part of our project, we constantly send parcels with necessities for IDPs. But there is work outside the scope of the project... In particular, the day before yesterday Bohdan Zdanevych returned from an "unforgettable" tour (and every such trip leaves behind certain feelings) to [...]

23 05, 2022

We support volunteers in war

News, Volunteering|

Since 2014 volunteer networks in Ukraine have been formed on the basis of public movement and institutional experience of public organizations. At the same time they were free and mobile, sometimes involving several organizations in their movement and sometimes none, building whole projects on trust and leadership of the activists’ network involved. Volunteer networks have [...]

31 03, 2022


News, Volunteering|

YMCA volunteer center keeps doing important things on rapid humanitarian response. For the last three weeks our volunteers packed and delivered humanitarian aid from YMCA Berlin and private helpers from Poland. As a volunteer team they are providing the basic needs for the locally dispalced persons in Lviv from north, south and center of Ukraine [...]

31 03, 2022

Youth Council 2022

News, Youth Exchange|

In the turmoil of war we haven't manage to announce our newly elected Youth Council. 7 new members were elected on 23th Feb, just a day before the war. To fill this information gap we now introduce the YMCA young leaders:  Alina Kylynych, 18, a student of Lviv National University (cultural studies) and Lviv Politechnic [...]