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  • Report from the Chair, November 2019

    CHAIR’S REPORT THE GANG AGM NOVEMBER 16, 2019 Good morning and thank you all for coming. I would like to begin today by introducing the GANG board for 2018 – 2019: Lois Gluck                                            Chair Pat O’Connor                                      Vice Chair Phyllis Molyneux                                 Past Chair Cathy Thorkelsson                               Secretary Ann Sargent                                        Treasurer And the Directors: Susan Bell Sally …

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  • Overview

    The Grandmothers of Alberta for a New Generation (a.k.a. “The GANG”) has been in operation since 2006, and are one of the more than 240 groups of grandmothers and grand-others Canada-wide supporting the Stephen Lewis Foundation Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign. The struggle in Africa against AIDS has wiped out a generation of parents, leaving grandmothers …

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  • Northern Alberta News

        It has been a busy fall for Grandmothers in Northern Alberta. Many of our members attended a very successful Alberta Gathering in Red Deer this September, hosted by GrammaLink- Africa. Attendees heard Ida Nambeya Mukuka speak about the work being done in Africa through Stephen Lewis partnerships. We became inspired by speakers about …

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  • History

    The Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign of the Stephen Lewis Foundation (SLF) was nationally launched on March 8, 2006. Grandmother groups started forming across the country. The pivotal Toronto Grandmother Gathering happened in August of that same year. Priority to attend was given to existing grandmother groups. Ros Shepard and Marion Rosborough quickly formed “The GANG” …

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  • GANG in the Media

    Click here to see all the postings on this website that pertain to the GANG being in the media: GANG in the Media Here are some additional articles in the media about the activities of the GANG and the Steven Lewis Foundation. G8 congenitally addicted to betrayal of Africa, Stephen Lewis says, Toronto Star Here is …

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  • GANG Board of Directors

    GANG Board of Directors 2020-2021 Chairperson – Judy Mill Past Chair – Lois Gluck Treasurer – Kathy Chang Secretary – Judy Dube, Kathy Bowman Grandmother Regional Liaison – Joyce Madsen Board Directors –  Cathy Thorkelsson, Marion Allen, Wendy Legaarden,  June Kohar, Vicki Strang, Ricky Romito, Donna Cuyler Thanks to retiring Board members Pat O’Connor, Ann …

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