Ukraine Fundraiser

Event Ended: Friday August 12th, 2022

We support Ukraine and you can too.

Join us during the month of July as we work together with our staff, guests, and all our resources to help fundraise for World Central Kitchen, and support their efforts in Ukraine.

We are thrilled to be collecting and sending donations to World Central Kitchen, founded by Chef José Andrés, and serves food on the frontlines of crises around the world.

WCK has built the largest food relief operation in Ukraine, reaching more than 230 cities and towns, and is vital in supporting their efforts.

a’Verde Cocina and Tequila Library is partnering up with all LM Restaurant dining concepts, and working to raise a goal of $100,000 for Ukraine.

We will also be featuring a special Ukraine Cocktail for the month of July, with 100% of the proceeds of which we will also be donating to WCK.

Featured Ukraine Cocktail – $12

Ketel One Botanical Peach & Orange Blossom Vodka (Dutch vodka, not Russian!)
Peach liqueur
Fresh lemon juice
Housemade simple syrup
Fresh mint

Ways You Can Help Support Ukraine

Cheers to the Cause: Stop in anytime during the month of July, and order our Ukraine Cocktail. Know that ALL proceeds will be donated to WCK. #CheerstotheCause

Donate: Choose to add an additional donation to your dining checks, to help support World Central Kitchen. Just let your server know what value you would like to contribute. Every penny counts!

Attend one of our benefit events:

Wake Forest Carolina Ale House Music Fest

Event Date: Saturday, July 9th
11am – 4pm

This outdoor event will be filled with all-day music, and life-size activities (human foosball, and a 24-ft waterslide) located in the field next to the restaurant. Hot Dogs will be grilled outside near activities for guests to purchase.

Oceanic Restaurant, located in Wrightsville Beach, NC will be hosting a Ukraine Benefit Sunset Soiree on July 21 from 6pm to 9pm, on the historic Crystal Pier. Tickets are $45, and include passed hors d’oeuvres, live music, an exclusive event on the pier with sunset views of the Atlantic ocean, and a reception cocktail.

Purchase Tickets for the Sunset Soiree

Oceanic at the Pompano Beach Pier, located in sunny Pompano Beach, Florida, will be hosting a multi-course Celebrity Chef Dinner, with 100% proceeds going to World Central Kitchen. Event will be held on Thursday, August 25. Stay tuned for more details.

Learn More

About World Central Kitchen

World Central Kitchen is a humanitarian relief program serving food on the frontlines of crises around the world, while also setting up food systems with locally-led solutions.

In Ukraine, they are serving hundreds of thousands of fresh meals each day, as well as distributing food kits by the tens of thousands—each containing enough ingredients to feed a family for about a week.

If you would like to help support this wonderful non-profit organization, but not local to visit one of our restaurants, you can donate on their website online.

For direct donations to World Central Kitchen, visit:

World Central Kitchen Ukraine Efforts World Central Kitchen Humanitarian Work