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In-School Mentoring Program Provides a Mentor and Friend

September 4, 2014

Mentored girls are two and a half times more likely than girls without a mentor to be confident in their ability to be successful at school while boys with a Big Brother are three times less likely than boys without a mentor to suffer peer pressure related anxiety, such as worrying about what other children think or say about them*.

WestJet Impacts Big Brothers Big Sisters in a BIG Way

August 28, 2014

WestJet has been a valuable partner and supporter now for over eight years, continually surprising us year over year with their generosity and creativity. Through its charitable giving program, WestJet Cares for Kids, WestJet provides flight vouchers in support of both local and national Big Brothers Big Sisters initiatives.

Back to School Shopping that Makes a Difference!

August 21, 2014

Your young bookworms will be looking good and feeling great this September in their new activewear from Jack and Jill Kids with proceeds to Big Brothers Big Sisters.

Big Brothers Big Sisters partners with Keen Kids Academy

August 4, 2014

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada is thrilled to announce a new partnership with Loyalist College and their Keen Kids Academy.

BBBSC Awards Honours Agencies, Volunteers and Partners

August 1, 2014

The goal of the Big Brothers Big Sisters National Awards Program is to celebrate the many achievements of member agencies, their staff and volunteers and their partners. We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 National Award Program.

Impact of Mentoring