Limelight Floral Design supports HUFA

Valentine’s Day is coming and did you know that if you purchase your flowers from the lovely people at Limelight Floral Design in Dundarave Village, in West Vancouver, and say that “you support Hands Up for Africa” when ordering and paying for your purchase, that HUFA will receive 4% of the total purchase price?  And it’s…

Giving Tuesday

Most people know about Black Friday and Cyber Monday … but now there’s Giving Tuesday!  It’s happening in Canada on November 29, 2016 –  save the date!  Charities, business and individuals come together to celebrate giving on Giving Tuesday. More than 90 per cent of all money raised by Hands Up For Africa goes directly to the…

The HUFA Garlic Fundraiser!!!

It’s back … the Hanson Family HUFA Garlic Fundraiser! We are selling garlic to raise money for Hands Up For Africa – 1/2 of funds raised goes to HUFA, 1/2 goes to our piggy banks 🙂  You can help support 33 children and over 6 staff with some of the basic necessities of life while…

Pub Night Fundraiser | April 21

Join us on April 21 at the Copper Tank Grill for a Pub Night and Silent Auction to raise funds for the Avchen Abigail Mercy Academy near Nairobi, Kenya. We’ll raise a glass to you for your support over the years as we honour the life of Avchen – amazing, beautiful, thoughtful, and deeply missed. TICKETS…

2nd Annual Non-Event | November 27 – 29

HUFA invites you to stay home, relax in your comfiest clothes and do whatever you like! No fancy dress-up, no timelines, and no braving the rain, cold or snow. Your donation and commitment to stay at home and kick off the busy holiday season will help keep the Avchen Abigail Mercy Academy running, providing safe shelter, food, clothing, love and education to dozens of vulnerable…

Thank you to Rotary Peachland

Our new partner Rotary Peachland has granted HUFA $4,300 to supply new classrooms at the Avchen and Abigail Mercy Academy with desks, chairs, teachers furniture, school supplies, creative arts, sports equipment and a new computer. Thank you Rotary Peachland for this generous contribution which will enable young minds to thrive.

Raise the Barre raises $380

We are thrilled to report that Barre Fitness in Yaletown raised $380 for Hands Up For Africa during their June “Raise the Barre” charity fundraiser. We’d like to extend a HUGE thank you to Barre Fitness and everyone who attended a class in June, and we encourage everyone to continue to support this innovative fitness studio!