Matriarchs on the march for African grandmothers

Published in The Columbia Valley Pioneer by Dauna Ditson on June 15th 2019  The Valley GoGo Sisters’ run and walk will take place on Saturday, June 22nd. The local matriarchs of the Valley GoGo Sisters are walking together to support African grandmothers in caring for their grandchildren. Affiliated with the Stephen Lewis Foundation’s Grandmother’s Campaign, the local group began in 2006 to help African ... Continue Reading »

Port Perry G-Moms appreciate support of Scugog community

Published in the Port Perry Star on June 6th  The G-Moms of Port Perry want to send out a huge thumbs-up to all of the continued amazing support we get from our community. We certainly want you to know that we appreciate your donations for the June 1 yard sale fundraiser. You save your articles and treasures, drop them off at the Port Perry Scout Hall and donate again with your purchases. It is awesome to real ... Continue Reading »

Grandmothers in Peel Region celebrate 10th anniversary of Stride to Turn the Tide in Mississauga

published in on May 26th 2019 by Maryam Mirza.  A group of grandmothers in Halton-Peel will be celebrating the 10th anniversary of the annual Stride to Turn the Tide on June 8 Oomama and Bronte Grandmothers for Africa volunteer members from previous Stride to Turn the Tide annual walk. – Courtesy: Sandy Milakovic A group of grandmothers from the Peel Region have been walking for the past t ... Continue Reading »

Kelowna fundraiser returns to support African grandmothers.

published in summerland review on May 23rd 2019 Locals in the Okanagan are being asked to join in the 10th Annual Stride to Turn the Tide Walk. The run or walk fundraiser is looking to raise money, support and garner attention for grandmothers fighting the AIDS crisis in Africa. The local group Kelowna Grandmothers for Africa (KG4A) hosts the fundraiser at Mission Creek Park. Registration is free or by donation. K ... Continue Reading »

Donations needed for Charlottetown fabric and yarn sale April 29

Journal Pioneer on April 3rd 2019 The G’ma Circle of Charlottetown is currently collecting donations for its a fabric and yarn sale set for Saturday, April 27, at Spring Park United Church auditorium, 9 a.m. to noon. Donations of unused fabric, knitting and crochet yarn and thread, as well as pattern and pattern books, knitting/crochet needles and craft supplies are appreciated. Contact Sharon at 902-892-2837 fo ... Continue Reading »