As the war in Ukraine continues in its 8th month, Allegheny Health Network St. Vincent is supporting the Ukrainian effort for independence.

The hospital kicked off its Stand with Ukraine week on Monday, raising money and awareness of the war in eastern Europe.

The hospital is hosting a week-long donation drive for Ukrainian refugees, and the hospital dining room with feature a special Ukrainian menu on Thursday.

Earlier this year, AHN and Highmark sent two loads of medical supplies to Ukraine.