A Grandmothers for Africa Fundraiser Mark you calendars for our Annual Pub Night. Don’t miss out on this fun filled night. Get your tickets early.
The Grannies for Africa will have a table of treasurers for you to purchase at the Penticton United Church Garage Sale – 696 Main Street. Stop by our table and say hello! Check out our display of wonderful gifts. Help support the Grandmothers of Africa through you purchase.
Join in the third year of this fund raiser. Calling all choirs large or small; or gather a group of friends or co-workers and raise your voices in song. Look for registration information by September 2019. This is a partnership with the Downtown Penticton Association. A portion of funds raised will go to a local […]
South Okanagan Grannies are going on a fundraising walk on June 8. We hope to have a fun walk and raise a lot of dollars to send to the Stephen Lewis Foundation in support of African Grandmothers. If you would like to register or donate please go to our Pledge PageAll donations of $20 or […]
Come and join the South Okanagan Grandmothers for their Annual Grand Grandmothers Gathering at the Frog City Cafe at Linden Gardens in Kaleden. ….a beautiful venue for lunch or a snack….there will be a market area selling scarves, pashimas, and unique gifts ~ perfect timing to buy a gift for Mother’s Day! Bring […]
By the time the AIDS pandemic in Africa had reached its height in the early 2000s, millions of children had been orphaned. In the face of overwhelming loss, the Grandmothers of Africa stepped in to hold families and communities together. Author Joanna Henry and photographer Alexis MacDonald visited eight African countries, interviewing and photographing hundreds […]
Photo: South Okanagan Grannie Norma Lippa thanking Mary Baker from the Can Go Grannies from Kamloops; the guest speaker at this uplifting and educational Lunch & Learn held on April 10, 2018
Famous Homemade Grannies’ lunch, Borscht to warm your hearts. Used books, bangles & handcrafted scarves & bandanas for sale. Event Date: Saturday, March 10th, 2018. Time: 11:30 am until 2:30 pm. Location: The United Church, 696 Main Street, Penticton, BC. Click for the PDF Poster