A UKRAINE SUPPORT
Cactus and Tryzub is a volunteer initiative operating in Phoenix, Arizona. Here, you can connect with the local Ukrainian community, get involved in volunteer and fundraising opportunities and be informed of cultural and social events. Our mission will evolve with the community's needs.
Our current efforts are centred around the response to Russia's full-scale invasion of Ukraine.
WHAT ARE WE PASSIONATE ABOUT?
Hands down, we want Ukraine to be victorious in this senseless war. Our current focus is on political advocacy, fundraising and Ukraine awareness. If you are hosting a Ukraine support fundraiser and would like a Ukrainian representation at your event, please contact the Cactus and Tryzub team, we are happy to collaborate.
NEWS AND UPDATES
Ukraine Action Summit
April 23rd-25th, 2023
Cactus and Tryzub led a 5-person delegation to the second Ukraine Action Summit that took place in Washington, DC. The delegation met with the 9 Arizona representatives and both senators or their staff in as part of a larger advocacy effort for Ukraine. We advocated for designating the Wagner group as an FTO, acknowledging Russian aggression as genocide, seized Russian asset transfer and continued military aid to Ukraine, including F-16 fighter jets.
Do the products and services you consume fund Russian war machine ?
More than 500 days into the full-scale invasion of Ukraine, some companies refuse to stop doing business in Russia. US-based companies like MARS, Align Technology, TGI Fridays and hundreds of others continue to operate in Russia as usual and consequently fueling the Russian war machine. Find out if the products you love to fund the war.
SOCIAL MEDIA CAMPAIGNS
We support and endorse
We believe the only security and future escalation guarantee is for Ukraine to join the North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Are you unassumingly funding the war by consuming brands still doing business in Russia? Find out more by searching your favourite brands to see how cozy they are with the aggressor country.
YOU can be the needed change by joining this campaign and engaging your Congressional leaders. Call their office and thank supporters for standing with Ukraine and urge the non-supporters to do the same.
Russia spends enormous amounts of money on its far-reaching propaganda. It is a problem everywhere, not just in Russia. Find out if your knowledge about the war in Ukraine is fact-based.
- Fri, Feb 23Thunderbird School of Glob. ManagamentFeb 23, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PMThunderbird School of Glob. Managament, 401 N 1st St room 331, Phoenix, AZ 85004, USA
- Sat, Feb 24Flagstaff City HallFeb 24, 2024, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PMFlagstaff City Hall, 211 W Aspen Ave, Flagstaff, AZ 86001
- Sat, Feb 24Ukrainian Cultural CenterFeb 24, 2024, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PMUkrainian Cultural Center, 730 W Elm St, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
- Sat, Apr 06Tempe Center for the ArtsApr 06, 2024, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PMTempe Center for the Arts, 700 W Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe, AZ 85281, USA
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