How to Help

Little girl at Lastochka TB waiting for donations from UAC
Thousands of orphaned and displaced children in the Odessa region are counting on you! Please help us continue improving everyday life for these deserving young people.  






Donate Online Now

You can make a secure, tax-deductible donation to Universal Aid for Children's Ukraine Program via credit card or PayPal. 


Mail a Donation Check

Universal Aid for Children, Inc.
Ukraine Program
1350 E. Sunrise Blvd., Suite #126
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33304



Contribute an Item on our Wish List

  • Surgical masks, latex gloves
  • Thermometers, stethoscopes, otoscopes, blood pressure cuffs, pulse oximeters, suction bulbs
  • New jeans (ages 5-17)
  • New winter coats (ages 3-17)
  • New shoes (ages 3-17)
  • New socks & underwear (all sizes)
  • Hygiene products (sanitary pads, toothbrushes, deodorant, acne care products)
  • Art supplies (yarn, modeling clay, oil pastels, glitter, etc.)
  • Christmas stockings


Get Involved

  • Organize a fundraiser to help fulfill the needs at a specific orphanage (i.e. food, medicine, educational materials, clothing, computers).  
  • Hold a collection drive for one of the items on our Wish List.
  • Sponsor an orphanage graduate who is pursuing higher education. 
  • Set up an "angel tree" at your workplace or church for the holidays.  
  • Knit hats, slippers and blankets to keep the kids warm during the winter.                                                             
  • Help pack boxes of donations at our office in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.
  • Turn gently used clothing into funding for orphans by selling your items to a second-hand retailer such as Twice, Plato’s Closet or eBay. Make it a group activity with your friends!  
  • Ask a local business to hold a “percentage of sales” fundraiser day to benefit the children at a specific institution.  
  • Speak to members of your community about reaching out to the orphans that we serve.  
  • Get creative! Design and sell t-shirts using
  • Use GoodShop and AmazonSmile when shopping online. Both programs donate a % of eligible purchases to UAC’s Ukraine Program. 


For more information, please contact Clara Pascal, UAC's Ukraine Program Director:


Universal Aid for Children, Inc. is a registered tax-exempt non-profit organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. All donations are tax-deductible in the U.S. in accordance with section 170 of the Internal Revenue Code.

 FEDERAL TAX ID # 59-1739205