Stephen Lewis Foundation

Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign, Gran Aurora

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Record #: NKT0976 Last Modified: 06 Dec 2013 Last Full Update: 12 Jun 2013
Record Details
Established2006
FundingDonations - to the Stephen Lewis Foundation ; Donations to the Stephen Lewis Foundation should be made payable to the Stephen Lewis Foundation and mailed directly to: Stephen Lewis Foundation, 260 Spadina Avenue, Suite 501, Toronto ON M5T 2E4, Canada. Phone: 416-533-9292; Fax: 416-850-4910; info@stephenlewisfoundation.org. If you indicate York Region Committee on the cheque, a combination of your postal code and this reference will help us to attribute it to the total contributions coming from York Region efforts 
Alternate NameThe Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign
Office Phone416-533-9292 ext 230
E-mailcampaign@stephenlewisfoundation.org
Websitewww.grandmotherscampaign.org
Executive 1Pat Parker; Email: martinpark@rogers.com
Executive 2Cathy Gros; Email: cathygros@gmail.com
Areas ServedOntario
LanguagesEnglish
FeesDonation
DescriptionThe Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign exists to support the indomitable African grandmothers who are caring for the millions of children who have been orphaned by AIDS * members raise funds to meet the needs of African grandmothers and the children in their care; listen to African grandmothers, respect their expertise and amplify their voices, in order to promote authentic and substantive responses to the pandemic in Africa; build solidarity among African and Canadian grandmothers in order to motivate and sustain the vital work of turning the tide of AIDS in Africa 
 
Canadian grandmother groups put on concerts, organize card tournaments, sell jewellery, march on Parliament Hill, and visit countless schools and community organizations; they bake, cook, sew, knit, paint, write, organize cycle tours, walks, and even ride motorcycles – all to raise funds and awareness for grandmothers in sub-Saharan Africa through the Stephen Lewis Foundation
SubjectsAIDS ; Communicable diseases
Block Update EmailsNo