Rain or Shine

Rain location is across the street at the Presbyterian Church in Morristown

Raising awareness about the CULTURE and PEOPLE of Ukraine through MUSIC, ART and PRAYER

Why:

  • Raise funds for Ukrainian people in need and obtain specific materials for distribution to defense personnel on the ground.

What:

  • Morristown for Ukraine. A benefit, rally, and vigil for the people of Ukraine.

When:

  • June 2nd, 6 PM to 9 PM

Where:

  • The Morristown Green

Highlights:

The Morristown For Ukraine Committee has worked closely with the Ukrainian American Cultural Center of New Jersey to understand the specific needs of Ukraine’s civilians and those who are fighting to defend their country. The evening will be centered around reflection, unity, prayer, and peace. The program will include the following:
  • Participation by local churches and temples from the greater Morristown area.
  • Performances from the Ukrainian Church dancers, Ukrainian music, and local Morris County based musicians and vocalists. Music and tone to be in tune with the overall mood of the situation in Ukraine. Not celebratory, but inspirational. A ceremony will take place at sundown with a candlelight prayer.
  • Culture through Ukrainian art. Storyboards highlighting towns and regions of Ukraine at each entrance to The Green. Children’s corner for creating art which will be sent with donations.
  • Comments from politicians who will include mayors from the greater Morris-area as well as county-wide and local representatives.
  • Volunteers will be needed to receive donations, ushering, directing people, and various other tasks.
  • MAIL CHECKS TO: Morristown For Ukraine c/o Ryan Dawson PO Box 400 Brookside, NJ 07926
  • Checks to be made out to UACCNJ (Memo Morristown For Ukraine) Please donate online, or in person the day of event. Volunteers with be there to help with card scanners. List of much needed supplies are forthcoming. Please check back in next week.
  • Please check back in for event program with times of musicians and speakers
ITEMS TO BRING THE DAY OF THE EVENT

Medication

  • - Celox hemostatic gauze - Tylenol - Advil - Anti-burn hydrogel patches - antidiarrheal tab - Water purification tablets - Pepto-Bismol tablets - TUMS - Zantac - Drugs for pain in joints, muscles (ointments, tab)

From everyday life:

  • - Shower/Bathing Wipes - Deodorant - Sleeping bags

From food:

  • - Protein bars

From clothes:

  • - summer dark socks - military color or dark t-shirts (M, L, XL) - dark boxer shorts (M, L, XL)

Military:

  • - tactical backpacks - tactical first aid kits - tactical gloves - tactical knee pads, elbow pads - summer military footwear

Keep Checking Back

Please check back here for the event program itinerary with performance times of both musicians and speakers. Please donate online or in person at the event. Volunteers will have card scanners to take your donation. Lists of critically needed supplies are forthcoming. Please check back here. To make an immediate donation, please click the DONATE button below. Please check the box for “Use this donation for Morristown For Ukraine.”