2 weeks volunteering at the Ukrainian border

Walking into Poland from Ukraine

It has been a few weeks since I traveled to the Ukrainian border with the intent to help those displaced by the Russian invasion in Ukraine. And yet I still find it hard to reconcile my thoughts into something cohesive. But alas, here’s a rambling attempt.


I joined an organization called Solid Rock Mission that was coordinating 2 week rotations as a way…



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Elena Salaks

Elena Salaks


On a mission to have it all — a sleep deprived mktg/tech professional, mom, wife, friend & human rights activist. In US, originally from Ukraine