Thank Your Mentor Today

Today is #ThankYourMentor Day: An opportunity to thank those who helped you on your path. Last summer, we did a cross-Canada roadtrip capturing stories from mentees (and their mentors). One thing is clear: the impact of having a mentor in a young person’s life is unparalleled. And right now, there is a young person in […]

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada Celebrates Mentoring Month

January is Mentoring Month across Canada – and throughout North America, and this year Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada is celebrating the annual campaign aimed at connecting more of our community’s young people with caring adults. The two-way, back and forth relationship between a mentor and mentee positively impacts brain development and equips youth […]

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Don’t Forget Giving Tuesday

Most people know about Black Friday and Cyber Monday … now we celebrate GivingTuesday, a global movement for giving and volunteering. A day to forget about shopping and gift-getting, a day to remember people and giving back to our communities.  On Tuesday, November 28, 2017, our goal is to raise $1,300 – the average amount of money it […]

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Join Youth and MPs to Kick Off #YouthInOffice and Partake in Instagram #KindComments Canadian Launch

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada and Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada will host the fourth annual YOUth In Office: Job Shadowing Day on Parliament Hill on November 7, to give youth a chance to learn about working in a political environment, see democracy in action, and become more engaged Canadian citizens. The event will […]

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Over 4,000 kids on Big Brothers Big Sisters waitlist in Canada

Organization says it needs urgently needs volunteers across the country (TORONTO, Ontario – September 1st, 2017) Hundreds of thousands of young Canadians need a mentor and over 4,000 kids are currently waiting to be matched with a caring adult in Big Brothers Big Sisters programs across Canada.  Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada (BBBSC) officially [...] Read more
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