$77,000 donated by City, residents to help Ukraine

Mayor Henry announces how residents can help Ukraine through Fort Wayne’s sister city in Plock,...
Mayor Henry announces how residents can help Ukraine through Fort Wayne’s sister city in Plock, Poland(City of Fort Wayne)
Published: Mar. 28, 2022 at 4:35 PM EDT
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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA) - After the City of Fort Wayne announced a partnership with its sister city in Poland to help the people of Ukraine, Mayor Henry says the City has donated $10,000 to the cause.

The Plock community is providing essential items and housing to Ukrainians who have had to flee their homes to seek refuge in Poland. Zhytomyr, Ukraine is a sister city to Plock. To date, over $77,000 has been donated to help Ukrainians.

Read more about the partnership here

Henry says the donations given to Fort Wayne Sister Cities will be used directly to help the people of Ukraine through the efforts of Plock. To donate, visit https://www.fortwaynesistercities.net/ and click the donate button in the menu. Officials say to add “City of Plock Refugee Fund” to the payment notes to ensure that the donation is directed to Plock. The note section is located under the dollar amount once the payment type is selected.

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