Our financial appeal this Thanksgiving is for the many programs at First United Church located on the downtown Eastside of Vancouver.
"Committed at its heart to the struggle for social justice,
First United is a place of welcome for people experiencing
homelessness and poverty in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside.
Offering programs of advocacy, housing, healing andFirst United provides three meals per day, every day, for their 60 shelter residents.
hospitality, this community space supports and celebrates
the inherent strengths of all people, of all walks of life."
In addition, they offer breakfast and lunch, Monday - Friday, for up to 200 community members.
Please use the DONATE button on this website or the special envelopes in the pews to give.
Knox United Church issues tax receipts for donations of $25 or more that are identified with your name and address.
O God, to those who are hungry,
and to those who have bread,
please give a hunger
May it be so. Amen
To learn more please visit https://firstunited.ca/