AfriGrand Caravan

AfriGrand Caravan: Nkulie and Regina on CTV Toronto

CTV reporter Pauline Chan was on-hand at the AfriGrand Caravan’s visit to Bishop Strachan School in Toronto last week. She spoke with Nkulie, Regina, and some of the BSS students who took part in the conversation. We can’t embed the … Continue reading

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AfriGrand Caravan: Reflections from the road

Joanna Henry, Grandmothers Campaign Coordinator with the Foundation, travelled with Nkulie and Regina for the first portion of the AfriGrand Caravan. She sent us a wonderful message with her reflections on the Caravan thus far, which we’re pleased to share … Continue reading

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Video: AfriGrand Caravan – St. John's hospitality

Check out this video of Nkulie and Regina during the AfriGrand Caravan‘s stop in St. John’s, Newfoundland. There’s nothing like a home-cooked meal (from the wonderful Grannies Terre Neuve) and a great event turnout to kick off a nine-week, 40-community, … Continue reading

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AfriGrand Caravan: "Helping grandmas care for orphans of AIDS"

Here’s a great article on the AfriGrand Caravan from the Halifax Chronicle Herald: Helping grandmas care for orphans of AIDS September 10, 2010 By Clare Mellor Nonkululeko Nowathe lost her mother to AIDS in January. And like vast numbers of … Continue reading

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AfriGrand Caravan: Photos from the East Coast

The Stephen Lewis Foundation’s AfriGrand Caravan is now on its way across Canada! Photos from the Atlantic Region leg of the Caravan, featuring grandmother Regina Mokgokong and granddaughter Nkulie Nowathe, both from Mamelodi, South Africa, are now on the Foundations’s Flickr page (as well as in a nifty slideshow at the top of this post). Continue reading

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