Ukrainian-owned bakery raises funds to assist civilians and army

SAN DIEGO — Ukrainian-owned bakery “Oh My Cake” in Hillcrest is elevating funds to assist assist the army and civilians of Ukraine.

Daria Nadar, who’s initially from Kyiv, has all the time had a ardour for baking and eventually opened her bakery three months in the past on Fifth Avenue.

Nadar’s household lives in Kyiv and are at present sleeping of their basement for defense. To ensure that Nadar to assist her nation, she determined to donate 25% of all her gross sales to the official Ukrainian nationwide checking account.

“I’ve been baking continuous,” Nadar stated.

Nadar says she has been overwhelmed with assist and ran out lots of her gadgets. Making all of her pastries from scratch, Nadar says she has been baking continuous.

“My ft are hurting however I don’t complain as a result of I do know what’s going on there,” Nadar stated. “Cannot evaluate with the quantity of labor that I’m doing right here.”

Inside a span of two days, Nadar says she has been in a position to ship $1,000, which is already some huge cash in Ukraine as a result of change charge.

“It’s not about cash too, it’s additionally about elevating consciousness, about what’s going on, as a result of I don’t need Ukrainian conflict to simply be a headline for a few days,” she stated. “It is a large scenario.”

Nadar says this fundraiser shall be taking place so long as it’s wanted.