As of Tuesday, 3/8, less two weeks since Russia's invasion, more than 2 million people, the vast majority women and children, have fled Ukraine, and the EU estimates that up to four million may try and leave in the coming weeks and months. Many are walking and waiting in queues for days to escape, facing freezing temperatures, violence and the threat of bombardment.
Public infrastructure has also been destroyed, meaning thousands of people are without adequate water, electricity and access to markets where roads and bridges have been destroyed.
LifeStraw is actively working with our colleagues, partners and distributors in Europe to monitor and respond to the growing refugee crisis, with safe water and other critical needs.
Donate now to help us get additional filters to Ukranian refugees.
**100% of donated funds go towards the cost to manufacture and distribute the filters, LifeStraw does not profit from your donation.
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