Oleksandr (Les) and Olena from Ukraine are currently pursuing their MFA degree at Ohio University in Athens, Ohio. They decided to leave USA to their home country to evacuate their parents and help volunteer during the time of Russian invasion on Ukraine. Russia invaded Ukraine on February 24, 2022. Olena and Oleksandr watched the news of their country from thousands of miles. Three days later, they bought plane tickets to go home and help in any way they could."