Events

For the safety of our members, we have had to cancel our April, May and June member meetings. As well, we suspended selling Art From the Attic raffle tickets and postponed Comedy Night. And finally, not knowing what the "new normal" would be for large...

Frances Molero and Kim Taylor lead Grands 'n' More Winnipeg members in an exercise where we examined three of the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals in view of the work that some of the grassroots organizations funded by the Stephen Lewis Foundation do. ...

Nina Logan with Angela (Origami Owl)Shauna Faye (Nine Circles Community Resource Centre) with Sharon Twilley (r) and Frances Molero (r) Grands ‘n’ More Winnipeg wrapped up 2019 with the distribution of shortbread,  an Origami Owl Fundraising Sale, and a presentation from a representative of Nine Circles...

Fran Gropp - Updating members on AFTA Sale Day PlansGay Sul - AFTA Sale Day PlansMembers browsing fundraising ideasA great idea! For a donation of your choice to Grands 'n' More Winnipeg and you could have left with one of Jean Altmeyer's plants ...

Grands 'n' More finished off the year on June 6, 2019, at the Riverview CC celebrating the people and events that contributed to being able to forward almost $45,000 to the Stephen Lewis Foundation in 2018/2019. Barb Fletcher reported that the Grands 'n' More longest...

On World AIDS Day (December 1), Grands ‘n’ More Winnipeg joined 80 grandmother groups across Canada in performing flash mobs across the country to call the world’s attention to the scale of the global AIDS pandemic and the herculean role African grandmothers are playing in response....

On November 4, 2017, Powered by Love: A Grandmothers’ Movement to End AIDS in Africa was launched at McNally Robinson Booksellers. In attendance were African Grandmothers Gladys Mayaba and Daisy Mapheele of Grandmothers Against Poverty and AIDS (GAPA) Cape Town, South Africa, SLF staff members...