educating for change video

The video “Educating for Change: Local, National and Global Responses to HIV” was completed in March 2023, as a project of the Canadian Association for Nurses in HIV/AIDS Care (CANAC), the Grandmothers of Alberta for a New Generation (GANG), and HIV Edmonton. The video is an educational tool that we will use to raise awareness about issues …

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Shakers and Makers Fall Market a big success!

Thanks to our partners, our customers and our volunteers for contributing to a successful Market. We are pleased to report that just over $19,000 will be directed to the Grandmothers Campaign, supporting Grandmothers and their communities in sub-Saharan Africa.

online auction now open!

We invite bids on a select number of handcrafted items made by Grandmothers and friends. Bidding closes October 15. Go to: to place a bid. How does the GANG 2023 online sealed bid auction work? It’s easy.  Send your auction questions to:

Shakers and Makers Market

The Shakers and Makers Market showcases the talents of Grandmothers and Friends, offering a wide array of hand made items. We offer beautifully hand knit and crocheted touques, mitts, and scarves, hand sewn and quilted items, original works of art, Christmas items, items that are earth-friendly as well as jams, jellies, preserves and home baking. …

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fabulous Fabric frenzy

Thanks for supporting The Edmonton Grandmother’s annual Fabulous Fabric Frenzy. Your generous support allows us to  mobilize funds for community-based organizations that support African grandmothers and the children in their care Save the Date: The Fabulous Fabric Frenzy 2024 will be held April 27 at Strathearn United Church, 8510 95 Avenue, Edmonton.

GANG Board of Directors – 2022-23

Back row from left to right:Peggi Rieger, Judy Dube, Marion Allan, Cathy Lepatski, Vicki Strang, Ricki Romito Front row, left to right:Kathy Chan, Donna Cuyler, Terri Woytkiw, Judy Mill Missing: Janet Tripp, Ann Hardy