Bulletproof Vests

Bulletproof Vests for Ukraine

Bulletproof Vests for Ukraine


The Copernicus Foundation continues to accept all bulletproof vests donations in an effort to aid Ukraine. We ask for any donations to be dropped off at the main entrance of the center.

We will continue this effort until it is no longer needed.

Kindly help in spreading the word! (click poster to save image in larger view)

Bulletproof Vests Drop Off Times

• M, T, TH, F:  8am to 4pm
• Wed: until 8pm
• Sat & Sun: 9am to 1pm

Drop Off Location:  Main Entrance of Copernicus Center, 5216 W Lawrence Ave, Chicago, IL 60630  (our parking lot is adjacent to the building)

The Copernicus Center is located on the Northwest side of Chicago one block east of Milwaukee Avenue, and two blocks west of the Kennedy Expressway (I-90), Exit 84. (watch for sign at the exit)

If you have a question, please email [email protected].

PLEASE NOTE – To Help Ukraine in other ways:  We are ONLY collecting vests. If you would like to support Ukraine in any other way, please visit THIS SITE supported by the Polish Consulate in Chicago. Also, the Polish-American Medical Society in Chicago is collecting donations for medical supplies CLICK HERE

Our progress has been shared in the news:

  • See the article from CBS 2 Chicago on March 16th HERE. 
  • The 1st video below is by NBC 5 Chicago on March 23rd. See the full article HERE.
  • The 2nd video below is by ABC 7 Chicago filmed on March 25th. See the full article HERE.

The Copernicus Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization in Chicago, Illinois. Learn more about us HERE.