Since February 24, 2022, when Russia launched a full-scale invasion of Ukraine, Caritas Polska, the largest charity organisation in Poland, has given out PLN 597 million (EUR 125 million) in support to Ukraine and refugees from that country.
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Caritas Polska, a Catholic charity, has collected more than PLN 100 million (EUR 21.54 million) in aid for Ukraine.
Sergeant Kamil Bartosiński who has been working in the police for seven years calls the people he helps his ‘wards’ and he has befriended many of them, helping whenever they need it.
The director of the Catholic charity Caritas Polska told PAP that it will set up "Tents of Hope" aid points for migrants in the border parishes of the Archdiocese of Bialystok.
Nearly 100,000 Poles take part in volunteering activities, including around 90,000 committed to projects carried out by the Caritas Catholic charity and 3,000 young people involved in missionary volunteering.
By the end of October, Mastercard and Polish charitable organisation Caritas Polska plan to have installed the first 11 donation machines in 10 locations nationwide, Caritas Polska's director, Rev. Marcin Izycki, has announced.
The Polish military Hercules C130 aircraft took off on Thursday from Warsaw to Beirut carrying personal protective equipment and food provided by the Polish charity Caritas, the Defence Ministry tweeted on Thursday morning.
Using the latest technology the Good Support project is helping dependent people find help from carers and neighbours.
Polish Humanitarian Action (PAH) and Caritas Polska have joined forces to help people in Yemen. Funds conveyed by the two organisations will be spent on additional medical equipment at a local Yemeni clinic.