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 community's needs.
Our current efforts are centered 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
Stand with Ukraine at the Polo Party
November 5, 2022
Cactus and Tryzub was invited to fundraise at one of the most posh events Scottsdale has to offer, the Polo Party, where 13,000 visitors converge onto WestWorld of Scottsdale with one goal - to have a good time. The event features the horse polo championship, a car show, a fashion show and a canine couture fashion show.
Social Media Campaigns
We support and endorse
Debunked disinformation about Ukraine and the war curated by the international fact-checking network signatories.
Are you unassumingly funding the war by consuming brands still doing business in Russia? Find out more by searching your favorite brands to see how cozy they are with the aggressor country.
This is a local initiative to put a spotlight on Ukrainian creative voices and amplify them for the world to hear.
BRANDS TO AVOID
Yale University's curated list of 1,500 brands scored with grades A through F based on their current extend of operations in Russia. Please reduce or eliminate your support of brands in C, D and F categories as they help fund Russia's war machine.
Collaborate With Us
Want to help Ukraine but don't know where to start? Cactus and Tryzub team would be happy to collaborate with you on your fundraiser or event supporting Ukraine. Please reach out to discuss collaboration ideas or to brainstorm fundraising directions. We are here for you!