APnews: PayPal enables customers to send money to Ukrainians

PayPal announced that its users will now be able to send money to Ukrainians, both in the war-ravaged country as well as those now refugees across Europe.

  • Previously, people in Ukraine were only able to use the payments platform to send money out of the country.
  • They will now be able to receive funds, as well as make transfers within Ukraine and abroad.
  • It’s the latest measure by banks and other financial services companies looking for ways to help Ukrainians impacted by Russia’s invasion.
  • PayPal cut off Russia from its services last week.

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  • Come Back Alive is one of the largest charitable foundations that supports Ukrainian soldiers, founded by the IT specialist Vitaliy Deynega. The organization collected more than 210 million UAH (more than $7M) in 2014. According to Na chasi, the Patreon page Come Back Alive is in the top ten projects by the number of financial donations.
  • Army SOS, which develops drones;
  • Everybody Can, an organization that supports internally displaced people;
  • Help on the Ministry of Defense website.