Collection of dry food and toiletries for Ukrainians arrived in Helsinki

The City of Helsinki opened 20.6.2022 a collection point in Kinapori Service Centre, where you can donate dry food and hygiene supplies. The products will be transported to the Help Center for Ukrainians in Vallila, coordinated by the Ukrainian Association in Finland. Read more about the association’s activities here. Thank you for your help!

What is needed?

Dry food:

  • Rice
  • Macaroni/Pasta/Spaghetti
  • Canned tuna/broiler
  • Beans/Lentils
  • Crushed tomatoes (carton)
  • Pineapple
  • Beans (carton)
  • Black tea
  • Oil
  • Chocolate bar
  • Pea soup
  • Raisins
  • Nuts
  • Salt and pepper
  • Porridge/muesli/couscous
  • Digestive biscuits
  • Crispbread
  • Italian/Mexican stew

Hygiene products:

  • Shower gel
  • Soap
  • Toothbrush
  • Toothpaste
  • Washing powder/substance
  • Menstrual pads
  • Tampons
  • Shampoo
  • Body lotion
  • Deodorant
  • Dishwashing liquid

Please note: We don’t accept clothing or other items. No opened packages, frozen food or products stored in the fridge. Thank you!

Time:

Monday-Tuesday 8 a.m-6 p.m, Wednesday-Thursday 8 a.m-8 p.m and Saturday-Sunday                 9 a.m-3 p.m

Location:

Kinapori Service Center, Kinaporinkatu 7-9, 00500, Helsinki.

Additional information:

General questions about volunteering or the collection: vapaaehtoistoiminta@hel.fi. If you can’t find your way to Kinapori, you can call there during collection times: tel. 09 3105 2910.