Making History One Event at a Time

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Historical Center

Launching our History Podcast

After hosting two VIP visits with General (Retired) David Petraeus to Kyiv, we interviewed him on his most recent trip to Kyiv for the First Episode of the Ukraine History Podcast, which features the people making and writing the history of the war.

Join the U.S. - Ukraine Veterans

Charity Golf Tournament

Join General (Retired) General David Petraeus and an elite group of Ukraine's supporters from both Ukraine and the U.S. on 7 June, 2024 as we honor Ukraine's Heroes

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Our Founding

Preparing for War

On 12 February, 2022 our Founder Samuel P.N. Cook evacuated his tech and media company team to Western Ukraine. After the war started, on 26 February he founded the Borderlands Foundation to help refugees and support Ukraine.

Washington D.C.

Building Bridges for Ukraine

While he was educating his friends on Social Media on the war, Sam took his fiance home to the U.S to get married,

and then they went to Washington D.C. to forge connections with policymakers

and Ukraine-focused nonprofits.

Teaching in Kyiv

War & StoryTelling in Ukraine

After returning to Ukraine, Sam joined the faculty of the Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, the oldest University in Ukraine, at the school of Journalism, to teach his course on War & StoryTelling in Ukraine. This recorded lecture series is now available online.

Ukraine Veterans

U.S.-Ukraine Veterans' Golf Tournament

The ultimate beneficiary of our work is the Heroes of Ukraine's Military creating the history of this war with their heroism and sacrifice. That is why we decided to launch the fundraiser for our center in their honor, and to help build awareness for them.

We are on a mission to give you a voice in building a better future by capturing the story of Ukraine's heroic struggle

  • In 2022, we raised $85K in donations

  • Helped 400 refugees

  • And conducted 30+ interviews documenting the story of the war

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Here's How You Can Contribute to the War Effort:

1. Click "Donate now" button

You can donate any amount one time or regularly.

2. Learn who we've helped

Watch videos where we tell the stories of the heroes of Ukraine

3. See your donation in action!

Get regular email updates to see how your donations made an impact.

Stand Against Russia's Evil Invasion of Ukraine

With help from people like you, the Borderlands Foundation helps Ukraine win the war by sharing stories of Ukraine's heroes and supporting their families.

1. You make a donation

2. Our foundation collects funds

3. We capture the stories of Ukraine's heroes

4. We publish and share their stories online

5. The stories of Ukraine's heroes inspire the world

Help Ukraine Win the War.

Capture stories of Ukraine's heroes

Make sure Ukrainian heroes maintain a lasting legacy

Give directly to heroes' families

Your donations will go to support Ukrainian veterans and their families

Write the history of the war

Shape the future by helping us capture the story of the war for generations to come

Choose How You Want to Make a Difference in Winning the Russia-Ukraine War.

Become a donor

Your donation will help our team research and capture the stories of Ukraine's heroes

Become a sponsor

Become a trusted corporate sponsor and participate in our annual golf tournament and other fundraising events

Become a volunteer

See how you can donate your time to help Borderlands make history

Join Our Community of Donors to Capture Stories of Ukraine's Heroes, Support Their Families, and Shape the Future of World History.

The Borderlands Foundation is a community of people who want to make their mark on history.

When you join our community of donors, you help Ukraine win the war against Russia's evil aggression. And you can feel proud about helping to shape history through the power of storytelling while supporting the families of Ukraine's heroes.

Don't let apathy stand in the way of the Ukraine war effort. You can make a difference and help Ukraine win the war against Russia.


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