Support freedom in Ukraine

  • Why is your support important to us?
  • Where will the money be spent?
  • What are the payment methods?
  • Is it safe to enter my bank card number?
  • How to make a payment for monthly support of Ukrainian PEN?
  • I signed up for a monthly payment, but I want to cancel it, how do I do it?
  • How do I change the amount of assistance or bank card details for monthly support?
  • How can I help if I can't contribute?
  • Where can I find a report on the use of the funds raised?
  • How to become a partner of Ukrainian PEN?

Why is your support important to us?

Ukrainian PEN is a cultural and human rights non-governmental organization that unites Ukrainian journalists, writers, scientists, publishers, translators, and human rights activists.

We need your help to create projects and materials designed to defend freedom of speech, promote Ukrainian culture and the values ​​of independent journalism.

Your contribution – it supports discussions, awards, festivals, regional trips and PEN books.

We believe that with your help Ukrainian PEN will be able to do much more!

Where will the money be spent?

Ukrainian PEN is a non-profit organization, it exists only through voluntary donations and assistance of patrons. All proceeds will be used to develop Ukrainian PEN projects, organize discussions, literary awards, festivals that promote Ukrainian culture and the values ​​of independent journalism, as well as administrative costs for authors' trips to regions and PEN books.

What are the payment methods?

On the " Support PEN " You can choose the most convenient way for you to contribute to the development of the Ukrainian PEN by clicking on one of the tabs with the name of the payment method:

  • Mastercard / Visa bank card;
  • bank transfer according to the specified details;
  • via PayPal.

Is it safe to enter my bank card number?

Ukrainian PEN does not store the data of bank cards of philanthropists. For money transfer operations, a philanthropist using a bank card Ukrainian PEN uses a payment decision from PrivatBank (Ukraine) – LiqPay. With LiqPay, you can make charitable contributions with Mastercard / VISA cards in real time and be confident about the protection of personal information.

In accordance with the requirements of the Law of Ukraine "On Payment Systems and Funds Transfer in Ukraine" from 05.04.2001 № 2346-III for legal entities, including non-profit organizations, which is the Ukrainian PEN, with the help of Internet acquiring services (including LiqPay) can raise funds only in the national currency of Ukraine – hryvnias.

Reference : currency transfer and crediting of funds to the foreign currency accounts of the Ukrainian PEN is possible only if an international transfer is made using the SWIFT system from the Payer's own account to the Recipient's foreign currency account – that is, according to bank details by interbank transfer. Details of the Ukrainian PEN are listed at .

How to make a payment for monthly support of Ukrainian PEN?

You can subscribe to a monthly payment to support the Ukrainian PEN, which will be deducted from your card automatically.

How it works:

1. On the "Support PEN" In the bank card payment tab, you indicate in the payment form the amount and frequency of debiting funds.

2. After that, the bank will regularly transfer money from your card to the Ukrainian PEN account within the period specified by you.

3. WARNING! Some banks allow regular card payments only at the customer's request.

If you're not sure your card is open for regular payments – Contact the bank (on the support phone number indicated on the back of the card).

You need to call the bank – tell your carrier that you want to make regular payments and they will enable this feature.

I signed up for a monthly payment, but I want to cancel it, how do I do it?

If you plan to cancel a regular payment in support of the Ukrainian PEN, please fill out the form here. We'll help you find your payment and make any necessary changes.

Thank you very much for your help and support.

How do I change the amount of assistance or bank card details for monthly support?

If you plan to make changes to the regular payment in support of the Ukrainian PEN, please fill out the form here. We'll help you find your payment and make any necessary changes.

How can I help if I can't contribute?

You can help Ukrainian PEN online. Social Networks — it's a great way to get like-minded people around you. If you are an active user of social networks, you can:

  • invite your friends to subscribe to the Ukrainian PEN pages on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube
  • share our site, posts and talk about Ukrainian PEN projects

Your activity increases the reach of our site, social media pages and the number of people who share our values. Together we can do much more.

Where can I find a report on the use of the funds raised?

Every year the Ukrainian PEN prepares official reports, which are checked by state bodies. Reports on funds raised and spent are publicly available on the "Support PEN" in the "Financial Statements" section. And annual reports - on the page "Documents" in the "Financial Statements" section.

You can also follow our activities on the pages of social networks Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Twitter.

How to become a partner of Ukrainian PEN?

If you or your organization would like to become a partner of the Ukrainian PEN, send us a request for cooperation at ukraine.pen@gmail.com