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/

Jun
1
Sat
2019
Cycle Training Group @ Queen's Park Arena
Jun 1 @ 8:00 am – Aug 31 @ 10:00 am

Ever wanted to cycle farther, faster, stronger? Join the cycle training group and go from 0-100 km! Email: solidaritycycle@gmail.com to register.

Sep
4
Wed
2019
Grassroot Grannies Ride To Turn The Tide
Sep 4 – Sep 6 all-day
Sep
8
Sun
2019
Solidarity Cycle 2019
Sep 8 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

A fundraising cycle ride for all ages. Choose your level of challenge from two 100 km options or a 50 km option. Join us for a celebration dinner at the end of the day.

Victoria Grandmothers for Africa Cycle Tours Welcome Home Celebration @ Centennial Square
Sep 8 @ 2:15 pm – 3:30 pm
Sep
11
Wed
2019
Nelson Grans to Grans: An Afternoon with Dr. Bruce Reeder @ Nelson United Church
Sep 11 @ 4:00 pm
Sep
14
Sat
2019
GTA Regional Grandmothers Gathering: Reflect…Renew…Recharge! @ St. Bonaventure Church Hall
Sep 14 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
G4G Moose Jaw Steak Dinner @ The Crushed Can
Sep 14 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sep
28
Sat
2019
Orillia Mariposa Grandmothers’ Yards & Yarn Sale @ St. Paul's United Church
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Oct
5
Sat
2019
Can Go Grannies Fabric and Yarn Sale @ St Paul's Cathedral
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Grand River Grannies Fabric and Yarn Sale @ St. Andrew’s United Church
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

 

Oct
19
Sat
2019
G4G Saskatoon’s 8th Annual Fabric Sale @ St. Martin's United Church
Oct 19 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm