• Lake Merritt United Methodist Church (map)
  • 1330 Lakeshore Avenue
  • Oakland, CA, 94606
  • United States


The LIFT Concert benefits the LMUMC Food Pantry whose aim is to provide healthy nutritious food to Oakland individuals and families. Attended by nearly 300 concert goers last year, this homegrown musical event returns featuring many well-known Bay Area musical groups and artists, all of whom are generously donating their time and talent.

2016 Artists

Diana Rowan
La Peña Community Chorus
Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir Ensemble

Stanley Huston
Voci Women’s Vocal Ensemble

Mingle with performers and concert goers at the light reception immediately following the concert. Purchase raffle tickets and win prizes from Brushstrokes Studios, Habitot, Italian Dining Food Basket and more!  

Fighting hunger with harmony... and here's how...

2015 Community Impact

25,000 - people served

133,900  - pounds of food  distributed

61,700 - pounds of fresh produce

100 % - amount of proceeds that go directly to people served

For Ticket or Concert Inquiries:

Judi Fabrizio at 510-530-7094 or jfabrizio@piedmontchoirs.org

Getting to the Concert: 

Entrances to venue: 1255 First Ave or 1330 Lakeshore Ave in Oakland
Street and limited lot parking available. Closest BART station is Lake Merritt Station. 

For advertising/sponsorship/raffle donation opportunities, contact Candis at candisgr@gmail.com