Grand Mamas: Artists and activists talk about their grandmothers, mothers, sisters, daughter and chosen family

Sunday, February 7, 2016 - 00:00 to 02:00

SAVE THE DATE: Saturday, February 6
for the third annual Grand Mamas fundraiser!

Sneak Peek Performer Line Up:
Amal Rana
Samantha Marie Nock
Anoushka Ratnarajah
Jackie Wong
Samantha Marie Nock
Lee Williams Boudakian
... and members of the Leadfoot Choir

Please CHECK BACK for event and accessibility updates!

100% of the event fundraising money goes to “Warriors Organizing Women” (W.O.W.) at the Downtown Eastside Women's Centre to assist support the organizing of the annual February 14th Women's Memorial March.

This is Grand Mamas third annual event. The primary intention of this event is to raise money to support W.O.W. and community elders, families and friends of the Missing and Murdered Women remembered on February 14. All performers and organizers are volunteers.

Venue Information:

The main space of Heartwood is wheelchair accessible. There is an automatic door button. Seating throughout the space includes benches along the wall, tables and chairs. At the back are the washrooms, both of which are on the same floor as the rest of the space. Neither washroom can fit most people using a wheelchair or scooter, though the larger of the two may be accessible to some folks using smaller wheelchairs, or who can get up and leave their chair in the hall.

See updated info from the new Heartwood Cafe provided by the R.A.M.P. Vancouver here: http://radicalaccessiblecommunities.wordpress.com/?s=heartwood&submit=Search

Attendees are asked to help create a more accessible, scent reduced space. Tips for scent-reduction here: http://dualpowerproductions.com/2011/03/26/organizing-a-fragrance-free-event/

Heartwood Community Cafe
317 East Broadway
Vancouver , BC
Canada
49° 15' 46.4904" N, 123° 5' 55.1076" W
British Columbia CA

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