NEW YORK: August 11, 2010
The Fund for Assistance to the Russian Church Abroad Helps the Victims if Russia's Wildfires From its General Fund

“The Moscow Patriarchate Department for Charity and Social Services should receive... money by Tuesday,” said Fund for Assistance Treasurer Alexander Kulesha on Monday, August 9, 2010.

The Fund for Assistance of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia began a collection to help the victims of the wildfires in Russia on Tuesday, August 3, in response to an appeal by His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia.

Donations can be made here. îChecks can be made out to the Fund for Assistance to ROCOR with the memo "to the wildfire victims" and sent to:

Fund for Assistance to ROCOR
75 E 93 St
New York, NY 10128

Wire transfers:
Account Name: Fund for Assistance to the R.O.C.O.R.
Account Address: 75 East 93rd Street , NY , NY 10128
Account Telephone: 212.534.1601 Ext.11
Account Number: 9932139169
Routing Number: 021000089
Swift Code/IBAN: CITI US33
Bank Address: Citibank, N.A., Madison 91st/FC#027
1275 Madison Ave., NY , NY 10128
Bank Telephone: 212.423.0867