Guelph GoGo Grandmothers (4Gs)

4Gs picnic meeting June 2015

G2G_10th anniversary

 

 

 

 

 

4Gs: Who we are:

4Gs logoWe are one of 250+ Canadian groups of GrandMothers and GrandOthers, committed to contributing 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"!
(Click here to learn about our beginnings and our beautiful logo.)

What we do:

We pool our unique resources: time, money, talents and passions - through our activities of  fundraising, education and advocacy.
All proceeds donated to the Grandmothers Campaign, an initiative of the Stephen Lewis Foundation:  

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 Our objectives:

1. To raise funds for the Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign of the Stephen Lewis Foundation 

2. To raise awareness in ourselves and in our community of the needs of African grandmothers and the grassroots work of the Stephen Lewis Foundation.

3. To 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.

Loving Hands

"We will not rest until they rest."
Canadian grandmothers' statement of commitment made at the birth of the
Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign
(Toronto 2006)

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Guelph GoGo Grandmothers (4Gs) in Action this past summer
Working together to raise awareness and funds for the Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign
at the Guelph John Galt Market Day 2015 Click Here
Photo courtesy of snapd Guelph. (Sept 2015)
"John Galt Festivities "- photo by Meagan Bell

Look for us at John Galt Saturday Market Day 2016 - July 30,  7am to noon

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What's New?

GLAM June 11, 2016
Hundreds of scarves, purses,
and 'tons 'of jewelry, complete with renowed  4Gs bake table, cafe and Loving Hands cookbook!!
AMAZING, BEAUTIFUL  EVENT!!

$15,000 to the Grandmothers Campaign

We're proud to be the lead story on the the Landing Page of the Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign Website.
Click here and read about The  Event
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We're on Rogers TV
#GuelphLife
Guelph Cable 20

Producer Jan Hamilton filmed
4Gs at our May 17th meeting
and another of the performance of the 4Gs Griots at Priory Park Public School 
Click here to see #GuelphLife scheduledivider -African motif

June 21th Picnic Meeting Highlights
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Total 10 year 4Gs donation will top
$ 300,000
with recent Plant/Bicycle Sale,  Bowling Party,  GLAM event, Griots @ Crepuscule, Fair Trade sales,  . . .
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SUMMER RECESS of monthly meetings

Next meeting: Tues September 20st
Unifor Hall
on Silvercreek
Expect a warm welcome
Welcome table
(Click here)
9:00 - social time, coffee, Marketplace
9:30 -
business meeting call to order
Click here
to see our meeting structure

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cookbook poster revised2

Loving Hands: Recipes and Reflections 
Every sale supports a great cause! e-mail

 

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We're helping Turn the Tide

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Making life better for this child and every child!