Tyrus (Little) & Shawn (Big)

Everytime that someone becomes a volunteer for Big Brothers Big Sisters, the waiting list becomes shorter for a child. Looking back on his life, there are so many instances that Shawn wishes he would have had someone to look up to, or just talk to. That’s why he decided he wanted to volunteer for Big […]

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A Donor’s Story – Marleen

“There is no greater feeling in the world than extending your hand to provide help to someone who truly needs it.” Growing up with four siblings, Marleen Redhead has always felt grateful for her family’s encouragement and guidance. As a Big Brothers Big Sisters donor, she hopes to provide children and youth with opportunities to […]

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Kyler (Big) & Shareef (Little)

Shareef & Kyler are a very close match from Manitoba! They love to bake together and enjoy playing competitive video games – although we couldn’t figure out who the reigning champ is. Watch their video and learn about what an enormous impact they have had on each others lives. Across Canada, Big Brothers Big Sisters […]

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Travis (Big) & Lawson (Little)

On the day they first met, Lawson and his Big Brother Travis decided to try their hand at rock-climbing. Since then, they have been enjoying many activities together such as hockey, hiking and board games. Travis is proud to see how Lawson has grown and matured, participating more in school and taking meaningful risks. “I’m […]

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Dana (Big) & Kiley (Little)

Dana and Kiley have been matched together since November 2016. They initially met at a Big Brothers Big Sisters photoshoot for Indigenous mentors and mentees and they instantly hit it off. They were matched together soon after. Dana is a proud Cree/Metis woman and shares her culture and knowledge with Kiley. She has introduced Kiley […]

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