Grandmothers groups organize events to raise awareness and funds in support of community-based organizations that support African grandmothers and the orphan and vulnerable children in their care.  Use the calendar below to see what events grandmothers groups are planning in your area!

If you would like your group’s event added to the calendar contact us at campaign@stephenlewisfoundation.org or 1-888-203-9990 ext. 0

Sep
26
Wed
2018
Small Art Big Hearts
Sep 26 @ 9:00 am – Oct 10 @ 5:00 pm
Sep
27
Thu
2018
Join G4G Moose Jaw for a Roast Beef Dinner @ Bugsy's, Town & Country Mall Location
Sep 27 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sep
29
Sat
2018
Orillia Mariposa Grandmothers Yards & Yarn Sale @ Emmanuel Baptist Church
Sep 29 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

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The Mariposa Grandmothers’ 4th annual Yards and Yarn sale is coming up! The annual Yards and Yarns sale is a crafter’s delight! Orillia and area residents have donated fabric, wool, beads, knitting supplies, crochet hooks, quilting supplies, books, notions etc. for this sale. All proceeds go to the Stephen Lewis Foundation. Admission is free!

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Our wonderful community volunteer sewers have been hard at work creating beautiful tote bags! For $15.00, shoppers receive a “grandmother-made” tote bag that can be filled to the brim with fabric, knitting and crocheting supplies, books, notions etc. 

There will be an incredible display of craft items!

Line up early to get the best bargains!

Trent Hill Grannies Annual Jewellery Sale & Cafe @ St John's United Church
Sep 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
West Hill Grandmothers’ Off the Wall Art Sale @ Westmount Park United Church
Sep 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Sep
30
Sun
2018
Grands ‘n’ More Winnipeg present Giant Art Sale @ Norwood Community Centre
Sep 30 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
The Capital Grannies present The Thinking Garden @ St. Paul's University Amphitheater
Sep 30 @ 3:00 pm
Abbotsford Gogos presents an Afternoon with Bernie and Red @ Matsqui Centennial Auditorium
Sep 30 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Laugh your socks off and support a good cause! Abbotsford Gogos presents An Afternoon with Bernie and Red, in concert on Sunday, September 30 at 2:00 p.m. at Matsqui Centennial Auditorium, 32315 South Fraser Way, Abbotsford. Proceeds from this event will go to the Stephen Lewis Foundation’s Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign which supports sub-Saharan grandmothers caring for some 12 million children orphaned by AIDS. Tickets $15, available from Deb at 604-855-0472 or online from Eventbrite at https://www.eventbrite.ca/d/canada–abbotsford/bernieand-red/

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Oct
2
Tue
2018
Safari Denim & Jewelry Sale with the Burnaby Gogos @ Burnaby General Hospital
Oct 2 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 pm

Burnaby Gogos will be selling Safari Denim children’s wear and handmade ribbon jewelry at Burnaby General Hospital, 3935 Kincaid St., from 8 am to 8 pm, Tuesday, Oct. 2. Our popular Safari Denim children’s wear includes jackets, overalls, dresses, pants and more, sized newborn to 6-years. Each item is hand embellished and unique. Ribbon jewelry comes in a wide variety of colours and several styles.

GAAK presents Grannies on the Catwalk @ Sheppard's Train Yards
Oct 2 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Oct
4
Thu
2018
Grands & Friends present Autumn Dessert & Card Party @ St Basil's Church Hall
Oct 4 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Oct
13
Sat
2018
Atlantic Grandmothers Gathering @ NSGEU Dartmouth Office
Oct 13 @ 8:30 am – 3:15 pm