Representatives of Umoyo in Zambia take part in a radio show (Photo by Hartley Wynberg)

Press Room

Grandmothers Campaign Anniversary

(September, 2016)
The Grandmothers Campaign celebrates 10 years of raising funds and awareness.
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South Africa Grandmothers Gathering

(July, 2016)
Hundreds of grandmothers meet in Durban for the South Africa Grandmothers Gathering.
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TAC $1 Million Match Challenge

(November 20, 2015)
The Foundation will match up to $1 million dollars in contributions for TAC’s budget.
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South African Experts Visit Vancouver

(November 5, 2011)
Experts from dlalanathi attend Pressing Times in Africa - Grandmothers Take Action, organized by the Greater Van Gogos. 
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Grandmothers in conversation at African Grandmothers' Gathering by Kristina Laukkanen

AfriGrand Caravan

(September-November 2010) African grandmothers and granddaughters visit communities across Canada.

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Mama Darlina in African Grandmothers' Gathering March by Kristina Laukkanen

African Grandmothers' Gathering in Swaziland

(May 6-8, 2010) Five hundred grandmothers from across Africa come together for an historic gathering.

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Siphiwe Hlope and Peggy Edwards on Parliament Hill by Maureen Murphy

Visit to Canada by African Activists

(April-May 2009) Two African activists and grandmothers visit Canada.

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Women at Panzi Hospital by Paula Allen V-Day

Ending Sexual Violence in the DRC

(November 28, 2008) An evening in Toronto with Stephen Lewis, Eve Ensler from V-Day and Dr. Denis Mukwege from Panzi Hospital.

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Women wait for treatment at Panzi Hospital by Paula Allen VDay

Violence Against Women and HIV & AIDS

(June 9, 2008) A press conference featuring Stephen Lewis, Dr. Luhiriri from Panzi Hospital and Betty Makoni from Girl Child Network.

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Carole Holmes greets grannies by Laura Delaney

Granny Educational Trip to Africa

(February-March 2008) Twelve representatives of the Grandmothers Campaign visit organizations in South Africa, Uganda and Swaziland.

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Poster for Women: The Face of AIDS by Liz Marshall

Women: The Face of AIDS

(October 18, 2007) The SLF film Women: The Face of AIDS premieres in Vancouver.

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Poster for A Generation of Orphans

A Generation of Orphans

(May 11, 2007) The SLF film A Generation of Orphans premieres in Toronto.

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Changing the Lives of Children Orphaned by AIDS October 5, 2016

Your Morning, CTV News

Grandmothers to Grandmothers network helps African AIDS orphans October 1, 2016

Peter Edwards, Toronto Star

Upcoming Events

Yukon Northern Lights presents The African Grandmothers Tribunal Film and Silent Auction October 24, 2016

Whitehorse, Yukon

Quinte Grannies for Africa 10th Anniversary Celebration October 25, 2016

Belleville, Ontario