Grandmothers going the distance

By Sheryl Dubois Bedford Sackville Observer Around the table are members of the Bedford Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign (G2G) group meeting at Scott Manor House. From left: Corinne MacDonald, Julie Irwin, Joan Johnston, Brideen Morgan, Penny St-Amand, Barbara Haysom and Diana Haydon with Marilyn Sceles and Barb Macey standing. (Sheryl Dubois) “Some people think HIV-AIDS has disappeared; it is not the c ... Continue Reading »

Grandmothers helping grandmothers with Spirit of Christmas Sale

By Morinville News Staff The Morinville & District Grandmothers’ HATS (Hands Across The Sea) will be hosting a Spirit of Christmas Sale on Saturday, Dec 1 from 10:00 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Morinville United Church – corner of Grandin Drive and Morinville Drive. The sale will feature gently-used Christmas decorations, a variety of Christmas baking, a Christmas Silent Auction and a hot lunch will be available ... Continue Reading »

Grandmothers to Grandmothers host annual Christmas Extravaganza

by Karly Blatz on Nov 12th in Parksvolle Qualicum Beach News Crafts, baked goods, knitting and many more homemade treasures available at fundraiser Homemade goods at the annual Oceanside Grandmothers to Grandmothers Christmas Extravaganza. – Submitted photo The Oceanside Grandmothers to Grandmothers are gearing up for their biggest fundraiser of the year — the 11th annual Christmas Extravaganza. The annual ... Continue Reading »

Caroling for a Cause looking for singers

Published Nov 9 in Penticton Western News Grandmothers for Africa have partnered with the Downtown Penticton Association for the fundraiser. Grandmothers for Africa is planning a night of carolling and fundraising in Downtown Penticton. Can you sing?   Help kick off the Christmas season with carolling for charity as part of the Tree Lighting Festival on Nov. 23. The second annual Carolling for Change fundraise ... Continue Reading »

Added cause for celebration among Kelowna Grandmothers for Africa

By Barry Gerding on Nov 1st 2018 Kelowna Capital News Cheryl Fraser met with a delegate at Uganda’s inaugural National Grandmothers Gathering previously held in Kelowna. Photo: Black Press files The Kelowna Grandmothers for Africa have more reason to celebrate at the fundraiser they have planned for this weekend. Called Chakula Kelowna, the event will feature several African cuisine dishes drawing on the connecti ... Continue Reading »