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

Mar
8
Fri
2019
For the Love of Grandmothers Fitness Challenge
Mar 8 – Sep 8 all-day

Join For the Love of Grandmothers Fitness Challenge! Take an activity you already do, like walking, jogging, hiking, swimming playing pickle ball – whatever you love to do. Set yourself a challenge and do it more, farther, harder, faster. Or join an established fitness challenge like the Sun Run, Gran Fondo etc. Dedicate your effort to a grandmother you love. Ask friends and family to sponsor your efforts on the secure Stephen Lewis Foundation website. Complete your challenge between International Women’s Day March 8 – Grandparents’ Day Sept. 8, 2019. Come out to celebrate with us in September. (details to follow) See our website: https://fortheloveofgrandmothers.weebly.com/

Apr
25
Thu
2019
Yonge Gogos Spring Luncheon @ Glenview Presbyterian Church
Apr 25 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Apr
26
Fri
2019
Ujamaa Grandmas Fabric and Yarn Sale @ Woodcliff United Church
Apr 26 @ 2:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Apr
27
Sat
2019
G’ma circle of Charlottetown Fabric and Yarn Sale @ Spring Park United Church
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Stonetown Grans Threads of Hope Fabric Sale @ St. Mary's United Church
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Ujamaa Grandmas Fabric and Yarn Sale @ Woodcliff United Church
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
A Shred-a-thon with the Coquitlam Gogos @ Coquitlam Alliance Church Parking Lot
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Fabric, Yarn & More Sale @ Glen Elm Church of Christ
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Grannies for Good present The Big Deal
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

 

The Big Deal fashion bazaar organized by the Grannies for Good Montreal. Great bargains on new and gently used women’s clothing, jewellery, handbags and accessories. Saturday, April 27, 2019 from 10-4 at 4695 boulevard de Maisonneuve, Westmount, Que. Cash only. All proceeds go to support African grandmothers and their orphaned grandchildren.
The Abbotsford Gogos Present: Spring into Summer! @ Garden Park Towers
Apr 27 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Apr
28
Sun
2019
Small Change for Big Change @ Private Home
Apr 28 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Gran African Dinner @ Petawawa Legion
Apr 28 @ 5:30 pm