Grandmothers host eighth Market for Africa

Organizing chair of the Market for Africa Nona Mariotti (right) and co-chair Jean Hodgson with some of the unique items that will be available on Nov. 1.Mandy Marciniak October 29, 2014. By Mandy Marciniak.  Heritage Events – Grandmothers are known for being caring, giving and supportive, but members of the Kingston Grandmother Connection (KGC) take those attributes a step further by suppo ... Continue Reading »

Grandmothers of Steel present H-arts for Africa

From left Grandmothers of Steel Theresa Randles, Lisbie Rae and Rose Janson are part of the team organizing the Hamilton Artists for Africa concert. Hamilton Spectator. Oct 28, 2014. “I get frustrated when I see things could be so much better and they’re not. We have time to make a difference in this world. Do what you can, when you can, with what you’ve got. That’s my mantra.” ... Continue Reading »

New documentary focuses on African grandmothers at the front lines of the AIDS pandemic, Vancouver’s Online Source.  Nov 21 2014. Janine Reid (middle), pictured in Swaziland in 2010, founded the Royal City Gogos in New Westminster. Janine Reid decided to join the Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign long before she had grandchildren of her own. For the retired educator, it was the thought of the children orphaned by HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan African that pulled her in to the movemen ... Continue Reading »

Granny Bulletin: Tribunal Film Launch, New Book from Our Partners, Growing the Campaign and More!

In this Granny Bulletin: African Grandmothers Tribunal Film Launch Grassroots: It Takes a Village New Book Available Soon: “Grandmothers: Africa’s Unsung Heroes” Going Global! Calling all Scots, Aussies and Americans! Dare to Dine Grandmothers’ Calendar Holiday Tribute Cards Grandchildren for Grandmothers Dearest Grandmothers and Grandothers, At the Stephen Lewis Foundation, we aff ... Continue Reading »