Before Kryla was formally established, members of the Ukrainian community in New Orleans were already organizing protests against the war, just days after invasions began. Dr. Nimkevych joined more than 100 others in the Lakeside Shopping Center parking lot in Metairie, adding their voices to the global condemnation of the invasion of Ukraine by Russia.
- NOLA.com: As New Orleans preps for Mardi Gras, Ukrainian-Americans gather against Russian war
- WWLTV: Locals rally in support of Ukraine in Metairie Monday
Members of New Orleans community gathered on 02/28 to protest the war.
Dr. Nimkevych and Dr. Rusnak giving remarks to media
New Orleans Ukrainians protesting the war
Kids joining the effort!