The Restaurants Association of Ireland has joined the Irish Red Cross Ukraine Crisis Corporate Support. The Irish Red Cross is working to provide relief efforts in Ukraine and has advised that humanitarian needs over the coming days and weeks will be massive.

Should individuals wish to make a donation to support relief efforts of the Irish Red Cross in Ukraine they can do so here.

Should a member wish to run a digital campaign The Irish Red Cross have advised that the options are as follows:

1. iDonate

Visit www.iDonate.ie/redcross. Select ‘Start a Fundraiser’. Use your company name when setting up your fundraising page and include ‘Ukraine Crisis Appeal’. All funds will be directly transferred to the Irish Red Cross, earmarked for Ukraine. NB: iDonate deduct a 4.5% Admin fee for each donation.

2. Facebook

Your company’s profile can set up a Facebook Fundraiser which can be shared with customers and colleagues. 100% of donations go to the IRC. Please note, the audience is limited to FB users.

3. Donation Platforms

Other donation platforms are available such as GoFundMe or JustGiving; and any of these can be linked to submit all donations to the Irish Red Cross Ukraine Crisis Appeal.

Also below is a poster which includes the QR code to direct users to the Irish Red Cross website where they can make a donation to the Ukraine Crisis Appeal.