Vote for Favourite Grandparenting Book, February 19, 2013.  By Susan Adcox. Interest in grandparenting books is booming as baby boomers enter their grandparenting years, so much that I chose to subdivide the Grandparenting Book category of the Readers’ Choice Awards program. This category is for Grandparenting Books by 1-3 Authors. (E-books and anthologies have their own categories.) Check out the finalists and visit here ... Continue Reading »

Grandmothers Help Grandmothers: Stride to Turn the Tide campaign kicked off by Quinte Grannies

The Pioneer, February 12, 2013. By Natalie McMullen and Hannah Yoon. The Quinte Grannies for Africa kicked off the fourth annual Stride to Turn the Tide campaign at the Quinte Sports and Wellness Centre at the end of January. Participants in the symbolic walk to Africa are asked to record their steps and strokes between now and June 2013, with the goal of clocking a collective total of 11,600 kilometres, the distan ... Continue Reading »

Simple acts that can have big results

Peace Arch News, February 6, 2013. By Sarah Massah. Never underestimate the impact a small kindness can have. That’s the message the Oneness Gogos of South Surrey/White Rock are hoping to impress on people during the Random Acts of Kindness week Feb. 11-17. The group, one of 220 grandmother groups across Canada who advocate and fundraise in support of grandmothers in sub-Saharan Africa caring for orphaned grandch ... Continue Reading »

Special Bulletin: February 4, 2013

________________________________________ In this Special Bulletin: 1. Grandmothers Team Update from Ilana 2. New Tribunal Date: September 7, 2013 ________________________________________ Dearest Grandmothers and Grandothers, There are so many exciting initiatives on the horizon for the Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign! The interviews for the Grandmothers Book in Canada and in Africa are well underway, Stride t ... Continue Reading »