Attend an Event

Thousands of people are holding events across Canada to raise awareness about the AIDS epidemic and raise funds for the Stephen Lewis Foundation, which supports community-based organizations that are turning the tide of HIV & AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa.  

There might be an event happening in your community!  Check out the calendar below to find a local craft sale, participate in a walkathon, attend a concert, or hear Stephen Lewis speak.

To find an event hosted by a grandmothers group, please visit the calendar on the Grandmothers Campaign website.

If you are organizing an event, click here to register it with us, so we can support you by posting it to the calendar and sending you materials.

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GAAK presents Grannies on the Catwalk

Sheppard's Train Yards 145 Trainyards Dr Unit 4, Ottawa, ON K1G 3X8

Ottawa, ON

Date: October 02, 2018 6pm


Safari Denim & Jewelry Sale with the Burnaby Gogos

Burnaby General Hospital, 3935 Kincaid St

Burnaby, BC

Date: October 02, 2018 8:00 AM

Burnaby Gogos will be selling Safari Denim children's wear and handmade ribbon jewelry at Burnaby General Hospital, 3935 Kincaid St., from 8 am to 8 pm, Tuesday, Oct. 2. Our popular Safari Denim children's wear includes jackets, overalls, dresses, pants and more, sized newborn to 6-years. Each item is hand embellished and unique. Ribbon jewelry comes in a wide variety of colours and several styles.


Small Art Big Hearts

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Date: October 03, 2018 12:00pm to October 10, 2018 12:00pm


Grands & Friends present Autumn Dessert & Card Party

St Basil's Church Hall 940 Rex Ave, Ottawa, ON K2A 2P7

Ottawa, ON

Date: October 04, 2018 7pm


BramGrans Soup Lunch & Book Exchange

Grace United Church, 156 Main Street North

Brampton, Ontario

Date: October 13, 2018 12:00pm


Tikun Olam Gogos present Many Rivers to Cross

Temple Sholom Synagogue, 7190 Oak St, Vancouver, BC V6P 3Z9

Vancouver, BC

Date: October 13, 2018 6pm


Atlantic Grandmothers Gathering

NSGEU Dartmouth Office. 255 John Savage Ave, Dartmouth, NS B3B 0J3

Dartmouth, NS

Date: October 13, 2018 8:30AM


Pub Night with the Old Orchard Blossoms

The Granite Brewery, 245 Eglinton Ave E

Toronto, Ontario

Date: October 16, 2018 6:00 PM


Bridge to Africa

Eagle Harbour Yacht Club, 5750 Eagle Harbour Rd

West Vancouver, BC

Date: October 17, 2018 11:00am

Join the Capilano Grandmothers for a bridge social and large silent auction along with a beautiful lunch. Tickets are $30 and must be booked as table of four.


Words & Music: Leonard Cohen

Tranzac Club, 292 Brunswick Ave

Toronto, ON

Date: October 18, 2018 7:00 PM


Nelson Grans to Grans African Dinner

Nelson United Church 602 Silica St, Nelson, BC V1L 4N1

Nelson , BC

Date: October 18, 2018 5:30pm to November 04, 2018


Ujamaa Grandmas present Bags, Babies and Beyond Sale

Murda Loop Community Association. 3130 16 St SW, Calgary, AB T2T 4G7

Calgary, AB

Date: October 19, 2018 2PM


Ujamaa Grandmas Bags, Babies and Beyond Sale

Marda Loop Communities Association, 3130 16 St SW

Calgaru, Alberta

Date: October 19, 2018 10:00AM to October 20, 2018 8:00PM


Grand River Grannies Talk by Senator

W. Ross MacDonald School Auditorium, 350 Brant Ave

Brantford, Ontario

Date: October 19, 2018 7:30pm


VanGogos present Fill a Bowl, Keep a Bowl

Unitarian Church of Vancouver. 949 49 AVE W, Vancouver, BC V5Z 2T1

Vancouver, BC

Date: October 20, 2018 Noon


Grandmothers 4 Grandmothers Saskatoon - 7th Annual Fabric Sale

St. Martin's United Church (2517 Clarence Avenue South)

Saskatoon, SK

Date: October 20, 2018 9:00 AM


Ujamaa Grandmas present Bags, Babies and Beyond Sale

Murda Loop Community Association. 3130 16 St SW, Calgary, AB T2T 4G7

Calgary, AB

Date: October 20, 2018 10AM


Quinte Grannies for Africa

Christ Church Anglican. 39 Everett St, Belleville, ON K8P 3K1

Belleville, ON

Date: October 20, 2018 2pm


Petawawa Grannies Gran-Apple Tea

Petawawa Legion, 3583 Petawawa Blvd, Petawawa, ON K8H 2Y1

Petawawa, ON

Date: October 21, 2018 2PM


Grey Grannies present Snuffbox

Trinity United Church, 140 Maple StCollingwood, ON L9Y 2P8

Collingwood, ON

Date: October 21, 2018 2pm


Golden Ears Gogos presents Acoustic Groove Trio

Golden Ears United Church (22165 Dewdney Trunk Rd)

Maple Ridge, BC

Date: October 21, 2018 4:00 PM

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Togogo Grandmothers Conversation with Steve Paikin

Bloor Street United Church, 300 Bloor St W

Toronto, ON

Date: October 22, 2018 6:00 PM


Peninsula Grannies Learn & Play Games

Lions Head Friendship Club, Friendship Hall, 6 Tackabury Street

Lion's Head, ON

Date: October 24, 2018 1:30PM


Small Art, Big Hearts Online Auction Open for Viewing!

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Date: October 25, 2018 9:00 AM to October 27, 2018 9:00 AM

At Waddingtons.ca. Click on "Sign Up," (no credit card info needed). After signing up, go to "Auctions and events" then scroll down to Small Art Big Hearts. Then "Browse the Auction."


CFUWSD Vintage Clothing and Jewelry Sale

10 Rue Samuel-Gratham

Sherbrooke, Quebec

Date: October 26, 2018 3PM


Coquitlam Gogos Hosts an Evening of Fashion and Fun

St. Laurence Church Hall, 825 St Laurence St

Coquitlam, BC

Date: October 26, 2018 7:00 PM


Grandmothers Embrace is hosting a Jewellery+ Sale

St. John' s United Church (56 Victoria Street East)

Alliston, ON

Date: October 27, 2018 11:00 AM

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Rockin' for Burnaby Non-Profits

Edmonds Community Centre, 7433 Edmonds St

Burnaby, British Columbia

Date: October 27, 2018 7:00 PM

Pull out your poodle skirts and blue suede shoes and dance to live '60s music, at the Edmonds Community Centre. Live music featuring Rainshadow and Louise & Greg Weir band, cash bar, and prizes for best costume. Doors open at 7 pm and tickets are $20. All proceeds from tickets sold by Burnaby Gogos go to the Grandmothers Campaign. We will also be selling handmade crafts. Rockin' for Burnaby non-profits is a multi-charity fundraiser.


CFUWSD Vintage Clothing and Jewelry Sale

10 Rue Samuel-Gratham

Sherbrooke, Quebec

Date: October 27, 2018 9AM


Small Art, Big Hearts Online Auction is Open for Viewing!

Waddington's, online art auction

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Date: October 27, 2018 to November 01, 2018

Brookbank’s for African Grannies is partnering with Toronto Artist, Mark Gleberzon and Waddington’s Auctioneers and Appraisers for the third edition of the on-line auction “Small Art Big Hearts”, October 27th to November 1st. All monies raised will be going to the Grandmothers Campaign of the Stephen Lewis Foundation.
 
At Waddingtons.ca. Click on "Sign Up," (no credit card info needed). After signing up, go to "Auctions and Events" then scroll down to Small Art Big Hearts. Then "Browse the Auction."
 
For more information, visit https://www.waddingtons.ca/auction/small-art-big-hearts-auction-nov-01-2018/
 

GranAurora Present an Evening with Astronaut Dr Dave Williams

Aurora Cultural Centre 22 Church St, Aurora, ON L4G 1G4

Aurora, ON

Date: October 29, 2018 6:45 pm


Fall in Fashion

Trinity United Church Verona, Trinity United Church, 6689 Road 38, Verona, ON K0H 2W0

Verona, ON

Date: October 30, 2018 7pm


News

Vuyiseka Dubula-Majola: Stellies Africa Centre director a recipient of Franco-German prize November 23, 2018

Staff Writer / South Africa, Cape Times

Include women-led organizations in Canada’s reproductive health projects July 20, 2017

MUSIMBI KANYORO and THEO SOWA, The Globe and Mail

Upcoming Events

Join the Old Orchard Blossoms for a Christmas Concert December 12, 2018

Toronto, Ontario

A Cookie Walk with the Mariposa Grandmothers December 15, 2018

Orillia, Ontario