September 7, 2013 10:20 pm

Watch: Ongoing AIDS epidemic half a world away felt very close to home

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It’s an unusual grassroots movement — grandmothers from across Canada coming together to raise money to help eradicate AIDS in Africa.

In the past seven years, the Grandmothers To Grandmothers campaign through the Stephen Lewis Foundation has raised 19 million dollars for the cause and today, more than a thousand of those grandmothers, attended the first ever African grandmothers tribunal at the Chan Center in Vancouver.

Samantha Falk reports.

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