32 995 express tests were purchased, and 29 845 people were tested in Lviv and the region. In particular, as part of the mass testing campaign, 100 journalists on the frontline were tested.
Lviv IT Cluster provided the medical staff of all PCR labs in Lviv with full-body PPE kits for work with pathogenic microorganisms of biosafety level 1-2. The kits were delivered to the Lviv Regional Laboratory Center of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine. Lviv IT Cluster also supported the insurance initiative for healthcare workers in Lviv and the region who contracted coronavirus. IT companies-members of the Lviv IT Cluster donated UAH 700,000 to the project, which was announced on April 28 by the Lviv Regional State Administration.
During the first week, Lviv IT Cluster raised about UAH 3 million among IT companies
and purchased the first batch of express tests for COVID-19. Then the initiative was supported by numerous volunteers who generously donated their funds for the cause. In total, UAH 7,7 million was raised
, and 41 member companies of Lviv IT Cluster supported the initiative
In May 2021, thanks to close cooperation with the city authorities and the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, Lviv IT Cluster began the process of vaccination of the city’s IT specialists, creating the first vaccination center in Lviv. Within the initiative, 54,148 people were vaccinated (including 7,642 employees of IT companies that are members of the Cluster, 2,572 – their relatives and 43,934 people who registered through the Diia app).