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  Be sure to visit our partner agency, Big Brothers Big Sisters of South-West Durham's website to find out more about the great things going on in their community

 bfkssmall   BOWL FOR KIDS SAKE EH? 

Grab your toques, flannel or anything Canadian eh? This year we're bringing everyone together to celebrate Canada's 150th birthday! Gather your friends, family, and fellow Canucks and join us as we Bowl for Kids Eh?

With your help, we can continue to offer the life changing mentoring programs that have been impacting lives for over 100 years!

Click here to go directly to our Bowl For Kids Sake website

   
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Thank you for joining us for our Harvest Stew

On October 22, 2015 over 100 community members came out to the Colborne Legion to taste Northumberland's finest stews - from the traditional to the exotic.  Each stew was served with bread, dessert & coffee!

Together we raised $800 to support United Way Northumberland

   
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CJ's presents Golf for Kids Sake
@ Ash Brook Golf Club Sept. 22

Thank you to CJ's Tap & Grill and all of our other great sponsors!

All proceeds go towards our great programs and a Big-Little outdoor adventure!

   
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Special thanks to: CJ's Tap & Grill and our Hole Sponsors: Veridian (Cart Sponsor), Cameco, Akzo Nobel, Frank Mastinsek Accounting, Kaitlyn Bates Foundation, Northumberland Mall, Vandermeer Toyota, Century 21 Garry Liboiron, Stadke Plumbing, Cobourg Lions, Assante Financial, Castle Ridge Concrete, Elliot Insurance, Lakeshore Autobody, Bewdley & District Lions Club (Lunch Sponsors!), Honda Cobourg, LA Signs, Onsite Computers, ESCO, Boston Pizza, Home Depot and Curves.

   
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Dear BBBSN Volunteers,

Thank you for your dedication, your consistency and your belief in a world where every child who needs a mentor, has a mentor.

Thank you for your gift of time, your passion and your compassion and your commitment to empowering our youth. Your work positively impacts each of our Little Brothers and Little Sisters as well as our community as a whole. Every young person who goes out in the world believing in their own self-worth will teach this to every person they meet along the way. This is the power of mentoring. This is the power you empower as a BBBSN volunteer.

We cannot thank you enough.

   
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We're calling out for 17 Big Brothers!

93.3 and Cogeco step up to help us find our waiting Little Brothers find their big brother. You can help us too! Check out Radio clip with Joel Scott, Malynda McEwan (BBBSN Team Lead) & Nancy Richardson (Volunteer Coordinator)

Listen to our interview here 

 

 


 

Witnessing the transformation of a child into a confident young person is a remarkable thing. 

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Thank You to our Bowl for Kids Sake Sponsors!!

Onsite Vandermeer Toyota  Veridian Cameco, Behan Concrete,  MacDonald Law, Maple Lodge Hatcheries, Kaitlyn Bates Foundation, Port Hope Legion, Cobourg Lakeshore Lions, Behan Construction, HTM Insurance, ESCO, Trinity College School, Ganaraske Financial, CIBC, Scotiabank

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Generously supporting our Go Girls! and Game On! after-school programs!