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Flags Fly for Big Brothers Big Sisters

Below are some photos of the official flag-raisings and proclamations that were made this September in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters Month across Canada!

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Our flag flying at the Scugog town hall

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Big Brothers Big Sisters spokes-person Donovan Bailey joins the National Staff and the staff of BBBS Hamilton-Burlington to raise the flag in Burlington, ON - home of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halifax at their city flag raising
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Summerside officially proclaims September Big Brother Big Sister month
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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Williams Lake raise the BBBS Flag
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Morden-Winkler proclaims September Big Brother Big Sister month
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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lloydminster raise the flag at their city center

Big Brother Big Sister month celebrates mentoring and seeks to increase public awareness of the Big Brother Big Sister mentoring programs.

Communities that proclaimed the month officially or raised a Big Brothers Big Sisters flag are:

Edmonton,AB    Lacombe,AB     Lloydminster,AB     Medicine Hat,AB
Ponoka,AB     Abbotsford,BC     Cranbrook,BC     Dawson Creek,BC
District of North Vancouver,BC     Duncan,BC     Kelowna,BC     
Maple Ridge,BC     Mission,BC     Prince George,BC     Quesnel,BC
Surrey,BC     Vancouver,BC     Victoria,BC     Williams Lake,BC
Morden,MB     Portage La Prairie,MB     Winkler,MB     St. John,NB
Sussex,NB     Woodstock,NB     Colchester,NS     Halifax,NS
Shelburne,NS     Truro,NS     Yarmouth,NS     Ajax,ON     Aurora,ON 
Barrie,ON     Belleville,ON     Blue Mountain,ON     Bowmanville,ON
Bradford/West Gwillimbury,ON     Brampton,ON     Brantford,ON
Brockton,ON     Brock Township,ON     Brockville,ON     Burlington,ON
Carleton Place,ON    Clarington,ON     Courtice,ON     Dryden,ON 
East Gwillimbury,ON     Georgina,ON     Goderich,ON     Grimsby,ON
Guelph,ON    Hanover,ON     Ingersoll,ON     Kawartha Lakes,ON
Kingston,ON     Markham,ON     Milton,ON     Newmarket,ON     
Niagara Falls,ON    Oakville,ON     Orangeville,ON     Orillia,ON
Oshawa,ON     Ottawa,ON     Perth,ON     Port Colbourne,ON 
Quinte West,ON     Richmond Hill,ON     Scugog Township,ON     
Sioux Lookout,ON    Smiths Falls,ON     St. Catharines,ON 
Stratford,ON     Tillsonburg,ON     Toronto,ON     Uxbridge,ON
Vaughan,ON    Wasaga Beach,ON     Welland,ON     West Grey,ON
Whitchurch-Stouffville,ON     Woodstock,ON     York,ON     
St-Hyacinthe,QC     Charlottetown,PE     Montague,PE  
Summerside,PE    Prince Albert,SK     Regina,SK     Saskatoon,SK
Yorkton,SK

Impact of Mentoring