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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 »

Home decor sale to support grandmothers a world away

Lindsay Morey. The Sherwood Park News. March 26, 2019. If you’re looking for that special art piece for your home or business, while giving back to a great cause, there’s a perfect event just for you this weekend. This Saturday’s home decor and art sale organized by the Eastside Grannies will offer buyers a wide variety of items. PHOTO SUPPLIED The local Eastside Grannies will host a home decor and ar ... Continue Reading »

Art from the Attic sale supports African grandmothers

Regina Leader Post. Bryan Thompson. March 13, 2019. Eight-year-old Courtney Rose of Cambridge has already selected an artwork she plans to purchase at this year’s Art from the Attic sale. The image, depicting a mother and baby giraffe, belonged to the youngster’s cousin. “She wanted me to donate it for her,” said Rose, the granddaughter of sale organizer Donna Howell. “I really like it because giraffes ar ... Continue Reading »

GoGo Sisters St. Patty’s Day fundraiser

The Columbia Valley Pioneer on March 8th 2019.   St. Patrick’s Day Tea and Bake Sale coming up Saturday, March 16th.  It has been 12 years since the Valley GoGo Sisters held their first St. Patrick’s Day Tea and Bake Sale. Every year since 2007, the money raised has been donated to the Stephen Lewis Foundation’s (SLF) Grandmothers Campaign. The Stephen Lewis Foundation launched the Grandmothers ... Continue Reading »

Grandmas team up with high school students for charity Scrabble tournament

CBC News.  Travis McEwan. Feb 20, 2019. More than $16,000 raised for African grandmothers who take care of orphans Students of W.P. Wagner School and members of Grandmothers of Alberta for a New Generation played in a Scrabble tournament for charity. (Travis McEwan/CBC) Students at W.P Wagner School hosted a group of grandmothers Wednesday for an annual Scrabble Tournament for a charity in Africa. Each gr ... Continue Reading »