LIFT Concert 2018: Lake Merritt UMC Food Programs Benefit
Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM

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Lake Merritt UMC
1255 First Ave
Oakland, CA 94606

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(510) 465-4793


Rose Lynn Abesamis-Bell

The LIFT Concert raises needed resources for LMUMC food programs offering healthy nutritious food to Oakland individuals and families living with food insecurity. Join this well-attended annual homegrown musical celebration featuring many well-known Bay Area musical groups and artists, all of whom are generously donating their time and talent. We are proud to feature so much of Oakland's own of all ages! 2018 Featured Artists Joan Miller, piano La Peña Community Chorus LMUMC Bell Choir Mandys Chinese Music Ensemble Stanley Huston, Tenor Trio: George Han, violin; Ken Schoon, cello; Ed Lee, piano Oakland Interfaith Community Choir Oakland Youth Chorus Mingle with performers and concert goers at a light and loving reception immediately following the concert. Browse the silent auction featuring goods and services donated by local businesses and community members. _____________ Fighting hunger with harmony... and here's how... 2017 Community Impact 15,600 - people served 129,975 - pounds of food distributed 85,900 - pounds of fresh produce 100 % - amount of proceeds to provide food to people served _____________ Getting to the Concert: Entrances to venue: 1255 First Ave or 1330 Lakeshore Ave in Oakland Street Free lot parking available behind nearby Lucky's Supermarket (corner of 2nd Ave and Foothill). Closest BART station is Lake Merritt Station For Ticket or Concert Inquiries: Rose Lynn at or 510-465-5793 For sponsorship/advertising/auction donation opportunities: Candis at

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