St. John’s nans help fellow grandmothers in sub-Saharan Africa

The Telegram. April 20, 2017. By Louis Power. ©Louis Power/The Telegram. Grandmothers and grandothers are invited to a Scrabble fundraiser this Saturday at The Lantern in support of grandmothers in sub-Saharan Africa. Grandmothers affected by the HIV/AIDS pandemic in sub-Saharan Africa will get another round of support from local Scrabble players this weekend. The local chapter of the Grandmothers to ... Continue Reading »

Stonetown Grans to host third Threads of Hope sale in St. Marys April 29

Stratford Beacon Herald. April 17, 2017. By Galen Simmons A jar of old buttons, some extra yarn, or a swatch of leftover fabric. (Getty images) Individually, these materials may not be of much use sitting on a shelf or stored in a sewing-table drawer, but together they represent a chance to raise both funds for and awareness of the plight of grandmothers across Africa who have been left on their own to raise nearly ... Continue Reading »

Arioso sings for grandmothers

Prince Albert Daily Hearald. April 4, 2017. By Arthur White-Crummey Prince Albert’s very own Arioso headlined a concert of all-Canadian classics on Sunday, the tenth time they’ve hit the stage to raise money for Grandmothers 4 Grandmothers. Pamela Cochet of Arioso on stage at the concert on Sunday. Arthur White-Crummey/Daily Herald   The performance began with O Canada, in honour of Canada’s 15 ... Continue Reading »