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London Charities in the World of Covid 19

In the world of Covid 19 so many charitable events are now being postponed or are headed to a virtual version. With all that’s going on it’s easy to put these events on the back burner, but that doesn’t make them any less important. In fact this might be the time when your help is needed the most. Here are a highlight of a few events that are ever changing and evolving to meet needs in this unprecedented time. Continue to use these links to get the most up to date information, or better yet if you can, donate today to support the cause you feel strongly about!

Cops for Cancer London

September 19, 2020 - TBD

Greenway Park

399 Wonderland Rd. S

London, Ontario

N6J 2X5

Cops for Cancer is a fundraising event where law enforcement and emergency services personnel cycle across regions and engage communities en-route. This event helps the Canadian Cancer Society fund childhood cancer research and the largest cancer support system in the country.

https://support.cancer.ca/site/SPageServer/?pagename=COPS_NW_Homepage

CIBC Run for the Cure London

October 4, 2020

London, Ontario

This event unites an incredible collective of Canadians who are a force-for-life in the face of breast cancer and want to show their support. It’s an inspirational day that raises significant funds for CCS, the largest charitable funder of breast cancer research in Canada. CCS invests these dollars into ground-breaking breast cancer research, compassionate support services, trusted cancer information and advocacy on behalf of all Canadians. It’s because of the funds Canadians raise through the CIBC Run for the Cure that we know more than ever before about how to prevent, diagnose, treat and live with and beyond breast cancer.

As breast cancer continues to be the most commonly diagnosed cancer among Canadian women, touching the lives of so many families every day, the CIBC Run for the Cure gives families, friends and supporters the opportunity to join together to honour and celebrate their loved ones, and make a real difference.

https://support.cancer.ca/site/TR/RunfortheCure/RFTC_NW_odd_?fr_id=27277&pg=entry&s_locale=en_CA&s_qkey=undefined#_ga=2.154221624.1499555058.1597069878-703473709.1597069878

London Humane Society

Start: April 29 @ 9:00 am

End: September 1 @ 5:00 pm

Website: www.momentpuzzles.com

  1. LondonPuzzleProject is an initiative by Moment Puzzles that provides local small businesses and organizations the opportunity to have a branded photo representing their business made into a puzzle! 10% of the sales of the puzzles in the #LondonPuzzleProject will be donated to community funds and charities, including Humane Society London & Middlesex.

or donate directly click the link below;

https://www.hslm.ca/help-us/donate/

London Food Bank

In the development of our food hampers, the London Food Bank attempts to provide our clients with food that supports a healthy diet.

Some of our most needed non-perishable food categories are:

Canned vegetables & fruit (no sugar added)

Canned tomatoes (no salt added)

Canned tuna and salmon

Peanut butter

Special-diet foods (gluten-free, lactose-free, etc.)

Dried vegetables (lentils, chick peas, legumes, etc.)

Healthy breakfast cereals

Non-perishable food donations can be delivered directly to the London Food Bank during operating hours, or placed into a collection bin at most grocery stores in the city. *Some stores have removed their bins during the COVID-19 pandemic, so check with your store beforehand.* During the COVID-19 pandemic, fire halls will not be collecting donations.

Please do not leave donations of any kind outside our building when we are not open, as we can not use donations that have been left outside.

Or donate here directly;

https://www.canadahelps.org/en/dn/930


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