“We Provided over UAH 13 million Worth of Equipment,” the Support Center for the 125th Separate Brigade of the Territorial Defense Force of Ukraine’s Armed Forces Reported about Its Results after 2 Months of Work
The equipment and other materiel worth UAH 13,300,000 for the 125th Separate Brigade of the Territorial Defense Force of Ukraine’s Armed Forces were procured and handed over. The Support Center for the 125th Separate Brigade operating on the basis of 125 Charity Fund achieved this result in two months of its work. Funds were contributed by partners, businesses, the general public, and volunteers. Rostyslav Tistyk, Member of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine and coordinator of the Support Center for the 125th Separate Brigade of the Territorial Defense Force of Ukraine’s Armed Forces, presented this information during the briefing at Media Center Ukraine.
“Over the first months, we raised about UAH 6.3 million together with our partners to buy thermal imagers, helmets, body armor, and other necessary items, such as clothing, medicines, and some equipment. We also provided a car funded by benefactors. In May, we raised even more – about UAH 7 million,” Rostyslav Tistyk said.
The military personnel of the 125th Separate Brigade of UAF’s TDF received 625 helmets, 504 armored vests, 13 thermal imagers, 2 cars, food, medicines, other equipment, clothing, and footwear.
Oleksandr Khoroshun, head of the Supply Service of the 125th Brigade, indicated that any supply issues the soldiers have are addressed promptly.
“Our brigade is supplied quite well thanks to quartermasters of Ukraine’s Armed Forces and NGOs, the 125 Charity Fund, and other sources. The units deployed in the active combat area are 100% supplied. Here, we are receiving deliveries and are close to being fully supplied. However, some gaps may happen when getting various supplies, but, for instance, thanks to this Charity Fund, we resolve issues promptly,” Oleksandr Khoroshun explained.
The Support Center for the 125th Separate Brigade of the Territorial Defense Force of Ukraine’s Armed Forces is a volunteer project to fully supply and support the 125th Separate Brigade. The Center operates on the basis of 125 Charity Fund. It accumulates supply requests from the brigade and makes sure they are met promptly.
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