AfriGrand Caravan

AfriGrand Caravan: Last stop in Victoria tonight, and photos from Nanaimo

After two months and 40 stops from coast to coast, the AfriGrand Caravan will come to a close tonight in Victoria, BC. It’s been an amazing cross-country journey with more stories than can possibly be told (at least not on … Continue reading

Leave a comment

AfriGrand Caravan: Home stretch out West

The AfriGrand Caravan is in Vancouver today! With less than a week left in the Caravan (the last event is in Victoria on Wednesday, November 10), here are two great news stories about Caravan events in British Columbia featuring Thandeka … Continue reading

1 Comment

AfriGrand Caravan: Reflections from the road — Their song continues

Joanna Henry, Grandmothers Campaign Coordinator with the Stephen Lewis Foundation, brings us her latest reflection on her time on the AfriGrand Caravan. (You can read her previous dispatches here.) The room is quiet, chairs and armchairs are filled and everyone … Continue reading

Leave a comment

AfriGrand Caravan: Ilana Landsberg-Lewis speaks at U of T, and Regina and Nkulie on Metro Morning (Video)

Here are some more videos from the AfriGrand Caravan, courtesy of Sarah Moffat. The first is of Ilana Landsberg-Lewis, executive director of the Stephen Lewis Foundation, speaking at an AfriGrand Caravan event at the University of Toronto. The second and … Continue reading

Leave a comment

AfriGrand Caravan: Nkulie and Regina in Montreal and Ottawa

It’s been a couple of weeks since AfriGrand Caravan speakers Nkulie and Regina returned to South Africa. But thanks to Sarah Moffat you can still watch them in action in this video from the Caravan’s stops in Montreal and Ottawa! … Continue reading

Leave a comment

AfriGrand Caravan: Reflections from the road — Snow Junior

Joanna Henry, Grandmothers Campaign Coordinator with the Stephen Lewis Foundation, brings us her latest reflection on her time on the AfriGrand Caravan. (You can read her previous dispatches here.) This story was written during our stay in Sudbury: Today after … Continue reading

1 Comment

AfriGrand Caravan: Reflections from the road — Introducing the Malawians

Joanna Henry, Grandmothers Campaign Coordinator with the Stephen Lewis Foundation, brings us her latest reflection on her time on the AfriGrand Caravan. (You can read her previous dispatches here.) In this dispatch, Joanna introduces Rosemary Makandanje, Maness Kamwaza and Ruth … Continue reading

3 Comments

Video: AfriGrand Caravan brings African HIV/AIDS awareness to Southern Ontario

The Canadian Auto Workers filmed AfriGrand Caravan events in Port Perry and Toronto, Ontario, on September 21–23, 2010. Their video captures the words of Nkulie Nowathe and Regina Mokgokong–the grandmother and granddaughter who travelled on the first leg of the … Continue reading

Leave a comment

AfriGrand Caravan: Reflections from the road, part 2

Joanna Henry, Grandmothers Campaign Coordinator with the Stephen Lewis Foundation, brings us another reflection on her time on the AfriGrand Caravan with Nkulie and Regina. (You can read her first dispatch here.)

1 Comment

AfriGrand Caravan: Matt Galloway interviews Regina and Nkulie on Metro Morning

Regina Mokgokong and Nkulie Nowathe took the AfriGrand Caravan to CBC’s Toronto studios last week to talk with Matt Galloway on Metro Morning. They spoke about the effect of AIDS on their lives and the incredible work of Tateni Home … Continue reading

Leave a comment