From go-karting to just playing videogames and ordering pizza, Chase and his Big Brother James always find something fun to do, no matter where they are. Both of them didn’t know what to expect when signing up, but they are so happy to have found each other. For James, volunteering was out of his comfort […]
Everybody needs somebody and Allyssa was happy to be that somebody for MacKenzie. They love spending time together, especially when they bake. But it’s not about the cookies, cakes and muffins, it’s about what the relationship has meant to both of them, especially the happiness and confidence Alyssa sees in MacKenzie.
The presence of a mentor helps to widen the spectrum of what’s possible in a child’s life. Edmond’s mom noticed a huge difference when her son began to spend more time with his Big Brother, Etienne. Even the little things, like Edmond having the confidence to express himself and make more jokes than he did […]
Imagine the challenges in raising two young children at 67 and 65 years. That’s why Lucas’ grandparents encouraged him to join Big Brothers Big Sisters. Since Lucas has had a big brother, it has changed his life for the positive. James is not only a big brother to Lucas, he’s also his best friend. Lucas […]
We did a cross-Canada roadtrip this summer capturing stories from matches of all walks of life. 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 your community waiting for you to believe in them. We need volunteers in […]