From 1 March 2022 to 29 March 2022, Cosmic Scents Singapore pledges to donate S$1 from every sale of our "Go Little Rock Star" soy-scented candle. The donation will be carried between 30 March 2022 and 1 April 2022 to the Singapore Red Cross Society.
At present, the Red Cross Society has donated S$2M. The donations went to the Ukrainian Red Cross Society (URCS) and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), as part of their ongoing response.
According to a press release, the URCS, with the support of the Red Cross Movement, has provided lifesaving assistance as follows:
- More than 30,000 people have already received humanitarian aid from the Red Cross emergency stockpile: including hygiene and food kits, warm clothing and medicine.
- Ukraine Red Cross Rapid Response Units are
- providing support to fire brigades and State Emergency Services in repairing damage to civilian buildings and infrastructure. More than 50 lives have been saved during this time.
- on duty at congested border crossing points: arranging places for mothers and children; providing water, food and hygiene items; supporting people with first aid and psychological first aid on a 24/7 basis.
- assisting in evacuation of civilians from places where shelling takes place.
- organising collection points for essentials in the regions to be handed over to those who need them now: clothes, food, hygiene items, drinks, bed linen, blankets, etc.
- distributing food and water to 8,000 people taking shelter in Kyiv’s metro stations and 4,000 people staying in shelters in Mariupol.
Cosmic Scents Singapore expect the same donation, albeit a humble sum, to be distributed for the same purposes.
About the candle:
Go Little Rock Star - S$43.90
Key Notes: Bergamot, Sandalwood, Peppercorn
Here's to waking up positive and keeping the bad juju at bay. We know life's tiring and challenging, but we also know that there's so much more in you and that you can be who you want to be. Go Little Rockstar! We love you. We embrace you. And let these spicy and woody soy-scented candles empower you to push forward, while the intoxicating blend of bergamot and cinnamon invigorate your tired self.