Oomama is a grassroots, volunteer organization representing Mississauga and Oakville; one of over 240 grandmother groups across Canada, raising funds for the Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign led by the Stephen Lewis Foundation. We support Africa’s unsung heroes—grandmothers with the overwhelming burden of caring for their AIDS-orphaned grandchildren.

We will not rest until they can rest!

Online Marketplace

During COVID-19 the grandmothers of Sub-Sahara Africa need our help more than ever. Because all in-person marketplaces have been canceled or severely limited, we have put our products online. You will find many masks of many different themed patterns (kids, sports, food, animals, etc.), and Go Green products like reusable bags and mesh bags for produce, as well as vintage jewellery, handmade beaded and netted jewellery, and much much more.

Visit our Marketplace!

Fundraisers 2021

Stride To Turn the Tide 2021