Guelph GoGo Grandmothers (4Gs)
Who we are:
- We are one of 240+ Canadian groups of GrandMothers and GrandOthers, committed to contribute to the Grandmothers to Grandmothers (G2G) Campaign of the Stephen Lewis Foundation (SLF).
SLF works in partnership with community-based organizations in Sub -Saharan Africa , "Turning the tide of AIDS in Africa"!
What we do:
- We pool our unique resources: – time, money, talents and passions - through our activities of fundraising, education and advocacy.
Proceeds donated to:
- We hold events to raise funds where 100% of our proceeds go to the SLF in support of the Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign.
- We raise awareness in ourselves and in our community of the needs of African grandmothers.
- We build solidarity among African and Canadian grandmothers in order to better understand and sustain the vital work being done to turn the tide of AIDS in Africa.
"We will not rest until they rest."
Canadian grandmothers' statement of commitment made at the birth of the
Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign (Toronto 2006)
Guelph GoGo Grandmothers (4Gs) in Action this summer:
Working together to raise awareness and funds for the Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign
at the Guelph John Galt Market Day 2015
Photo courtesy of snapd Guelph. (Sept 2015)
"John Galt Festivities "- photo by Meagan Bell
Saturday, Oct. 3 from 9 am to 2 pm Fabulous Fabric and Fibre FRENZY (4Fs)
Come to Dublin Street United Church and get your amazing bargains of quality fabrics, fibres, yarns, buttons, pattern books and a variety of additional notions.
Loving Hands : Recipes and Reflections cookbook
Thank you Bookshelf Cinema & eBistro
for a wonderful launch on Sept 26th!!
It was fun, with tasty morsels from the book prepared by David, your terrific chef. Guests bought the cookbook, for themselves and gifts!!
GET YOURS FROM ANY 4Gs MEMBER OR
AT THE BOOKSHELF,
(Guelph's downtown bookstore)
(Loving Hands: Recipes and Memories - $20 - makes an excellent gift for family and friends, including lovely hostess gift AND you'd be supporting a great cause.)