There are a number of ways you can support the Strickland family, six London siblings who lost both of their parents to cancer.

Online Donation Site:

Donate to the trust fund set up at Scotia Bank: Account # 21972 03656 88.

Join the Facebook group: Wayne & Yvonne Strickland's Children's Fund

Monetary donations can also be made at the checkouts of Metro and Food Basics stores in London for the month of October.

Upcoming Fundraisers:

November 9, 2013: "It Takes a Village " Pub Nite - Tickets $10.00 / person

Eastside Bar and Grill
750 Hamilton Rd, London
4 p.m. to 10 p.m.

The event includes door prizes and draws, Snakebite playing live.

November 30, 2013: "It Takes a Village " Gala - Tickets $50.00 / person

The Marconi Club
120 Clarke Rd, London
5:30 p.m. to 12 a.m.

The event includes a four course dinner & dance, door prizes, silent auction, draws, live music and a DJ.

Tickets for both events:

Available in person at 14 Firestone Blvd. or at the White Oaks Food Basics at 1401 Ernest Ave. or at the Metro at 155 Clarke Road

Payment accepted by: debit, Visa, MasterCard, e-transfer, cash

Organizers will hold tickets at the door if they are not picked-up before the event.

For more information:

Email: or

Call: Vicki 226-377-2973 or Julia 519-670-5604