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Help us raise money to bring an Afghan family to Canada

This project is supported by the London Food Bank.  The "old man" wil lift l 1,000 lbs of food in the am and also in the pm, as part of his workout. We invite folks to bring along two cans or bottles of food and they can participate as well and then donate what they have brought

  • Sponsor a 70-year-old man's attempt to lift a total of 100,000 pounds (50 tons)!  Consider "a dollar per pound to save a family."

  • Saturday, September 3 (9am to 5pm) on outside stage right here at First-St. Andrew's. 

  • Support the old man at $1, $2, $3, or $4 a ton.  ($25, $50, $75 or $100) 

  • An Income Tax Receipt will be issued


  • Online

  • By cheque made payable to "First-St. Andrew's United Church" (memo: "LONDON LIFTS" and mail to First-St. Andrew's United Church, 350 Queens Avenue, London, Ontario, N6B 1X6

  • By e-transfer to: (include "LONDON LIFTS" and your name and address in memo)

Corporate Sponsorships are also available.  Contact David Knoppert for details.