Guelph GoGo Grandmothers (4Gs)

Contact Information
Alternate Name 4Gs ; Guelph Go Go Grandmothers
Primary Contact Rosemary Kennedy, Communications Coordinator; Phone: 519-836-7968; Email:
Alternate Contact Carol Barnhardt; Phone: 519-856-0257; Email:
Site Location Meetings at UNIFOR Hall, 611 Silvercreek Pkwy N, Guelph
Located In Community Guelph
Physical Access Fully Accessible - meeting location ; Washroom - Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Group of Grandmothers and Grandothers in the Guelph area supporting African Grandmothers through the work of The Stephen Lewis Foundation in 15 African countries.
Description (Service) Promotes awareness and raises funds through different activities, sponsorships and donations, in support of African grandmothers caring for their AIDS/HIV orphaned grandchildren * all proceeds donated to the Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign of The Stephen Lewis Foundation * advocates to better understand and sustain the work to combat AIDS in Africa 
**Term 'gogo' is the Zulu word for grandmother; it is used to show solidarity with the African grandmothers * over 250 Canadian Chapters of the Campaign within the Stephen Lewis Foundation
Hours Meetings: Third Tue of the month 9:30 am-11:30 am, Sep-Jun (Social 9 am)
Areas Served Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility Women who support the vision of the Stephen Lewis Foundation, are interested in community service, and may or may not be "grandmothers" but are "grandothers"
Application E-mail or visit website and Facebook page for more information * see also Stephen Lewis Foundation, and Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign,
Languages English
Fees Membership - $20 annually
Time-Limited Events "All that Glam and More" Sale - Vintage Jewellery, Scarves and Purses, Sat Jun 11, 2016 ; Celebration of the 10th Anniversary, Sep 2016 ; 4Gs Cookbook, "Loving Hands: Recipes and Reflections" Autumn 2015
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2006 in Guelph
Funding Fundraising ; Donations
Service Categories Service Clubs