There are about 40,000 Ukrainians in the Detroit area.
The Ukrainian community already rallying to ship several loads of medical supplies to the eastern European nation.
Priests blessed medical supplies on Thursday at the Ukrainian Cultural Center in Warren,
Riot police in Ukraine’s capital have used tear gas and flash grenades to push back protesters who tried to storm the presidential administration building.
A man once listed as a top fugitive by the U.S. government has been sentenced to prison for conspiring to lure Eastern European women to the U.S. and force them to become strippers.
The owner of a travel business in Hamtramck said he’s in shock following an explosion that wrecked the building and his business.
Prosecutors say fugitive Veniamin Gonikman agreed to the transfer to Michigan on Friday during a brief court appearance in New York.