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…

HUFA - Selling Garlic

Donor Stories | Selling Garlic for HUFA

Canadians are most fortunate to live in a country of such abundance and opportunity.  We reside in north-central BC, on a small farm where there is plenty of space to plant food crops.  Since our sons have grown up and moved to their own homes, we needn’t plant as large a garden…but that just meant…

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.