Stephen Lewis Foundation fundraiser

Past Events

African grandmothers...
          recognized internationally as
              experts and agents of change

 © Cathie Archibould/SLF
  
Kelowna Grandmothers for Africa Run/Walk 2017

Thank you to everyone who ran, walked, worked, and donated to make our 2017 Stride to Turn the Tide another success.   The weather was perfect and the river didn’t rise enough to dampen our spirits!

Everything we do to raise awareness and funds helps our sister grandmothers in Africa.  Our help, through the Stephen Lewis Foundation, empowers them to implement their ideas to improve the lives and futures of their grandchildren.​​
2016 Discover Africa's Culture and Cuisine
Thank you to everyone who supported our 2016 Discover Africa's Culture and Cuisine presented by Jane Hoffman Group of Coldwell Banker Horizon Realty with Kelowna Grandmothers for Africa and Okanagan Chefs Association. 

Click here to view a video about our work that was shown at our event.

Click here to view the photos from our event.   Our goal was to immerse our guests in an evening of African culture and cuisine and from the moment they passed through the doors, the sounds, smells and art transported them. 

Thank you to aour sponsors:
Jane Hoffman Group of Coldwell Banker Horizon Realty
Baptist Houseing
Brenda Fischer Financial Advisor, Edward Jones
Alison Oxtoby, Entrust Lawyers LLP
Catherine Cameron, Franchise Partner, Expedia Cruiseship Centres Kelowna
Kelowna Mercedes Benz
Gorman Brothers
Vineyard Developments
Voyager RV

Art from the Attic

Thank you to all the participants and sponsors who combined to make our
Art from the Attic sale on September 10th such a successful and enjoyable event. 

All donations and pledges raised go directly to the Stephen Lewis Foundation's Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign. With the help of such donations, African grandmothers are becoming recognized as community experts and vital agents of change in their communities. Thanks to your support they are changing the course of the AIDS pandemic.


Kelowna Grandmothers
Run/Walk 2016

Thank you to all the participants and sponsors who combined to make our
June 4, 2016 Stride to Turn the Tide Run/Walk a successful and enjoyable event.  We experienced beautiful weather and lots of bright, happy faces! 

All donations and pledges raised go directly to the Stephen Lewis Foundation's Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign. With the help of such donations, African grandmothers are becoming recognized as community experts and vital agents of change in their communities. Thanks to your support they are changing the course of the AIDS pandemic.


Discover Africa's Culture and Cuisine


With help from sponsors, $28,000 was raised at this sold out event, and the 200 guests enjoyed a fun and memorable evening!