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September is Big Brothers Big Sisters Month!

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Help us tell the world why #MentoringMatters
  • Join the #MentoringMatters social media campaign and share your mentoring story
  • Share our #MentoringMatters message using your social media platforms - here's how!
  • Tune in to our Friday Facebook Live events on September 2nd and 30th at 3:00pm ET
  • Follow Big Brothers Big Sisters on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to stay up to date on the latest research, events and news !
Help us help Canadian youth by volunteering, donating and raising awareness of why #MentoringMatters to over 40,000 young people across Canada during #BBBSMonth.

WestJet Takes Big Brothers Big Sisters Under Their Wing

CALGARY, Alberta. September 30, 2016. Today, WestJet employees will spend their day mentoring 100 youth from Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) by showing them the ins and outs of aviation at the airline’s Calgary headquarters and 28 airports across Canada.

Did You Know Mentoring can Improve Employment for Youth?

It's true! Youth from Big Brothers Big Sisters programs across Canada have better success in jobs, and make more income over their lifetimes... September is Big Brothers Big Sisters Month in Canada.

Did you know Mentoring Can Improve Communities?

It's true! Youth from Big Brothers Big Sisters programs across Canada have healthier social networks and give back to their communities.

What a Difference

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How is my life different since I received a mentor? Quite simply, it’s better. read more >