Site: Aurora - Hollandview Trail Retirement Community, John West Way North

Service: Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign

Record Details
Alternate Name The Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign (Aurora)
Office Phone 416-533-9292 ext 230 
Primary Contact Catherine Gross, Co-Chair, Gran-Aurora; Phone: 905-727-1638; Email:
Alternate Contact Pat Parker, Co-Chair, Gran-Aurora; Phone: 905-830-4975; Email:
Established 2006
Primary Executive Pat Parker; Email:
Alternate Executive Cathy Gross; Email:
Funding Donations - 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; * 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  
Description (Service) The 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, 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
Hours Meetings held at 12:30 pm
Meetings meetings held the 2nd Monday of each month @ 12:30pm at the Hollandview Trail Retirement Community, 200 John West Way, Aurora
Areas Served Aurora ; King City ; Newmarket ; Oak Ridges ; and surrounding areas
Eligibility There are no age requirements although most of us are grandmothers or friends of grandmothers
Languages English
Fees None
Located In Community Aurora
Address & Map
Hollandview Trail Retirement Community
200 John West Way N
Aurora, ON L4G 0E4
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Mailing Address c/o Cathy Gross 
30 Dunning Ave E 
Aurora, ON L4G 1A1
Service Categories Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ AIDS/HIV