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 Be sure to visit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northumberland's website to find out more about the great things going on in their community.
 17990929_743705572478904_6669870678834244885_n   Annual Charity Car Show & Family Fun Event at

VanDusen Chevrolet Buick GMC

Join us for this great family event in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters of South-West Durham


FREE PUBLIC ADMISSION                                               Sunday July 16th 10AM-3PM                                             VanDusen Chevrolet BUICK GMC                                           425 Bayly Street West Ajax    

DJ, Movie Cars, 50/50 Draw, Amazing Door Prizes, Face Painting and Bounce Castle for the Kids

View Flyer Here

Scholarship Opportunity for Little Brothers & Sisters

We are now accepting applications for a Durham College Scholarship - 1 full year of tuition fees* (see application for details).

This is a great opportunity for a current or former Little Brother or Sister who is planning to attend Durham College for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Complete applications must be submitted by Friday July 28th to be considered. 

Good Luck!

2017-2018 BBBSSWD Durham College Scholarship - word

2017-2018 BBBSSWD Durham College Scholarship - pdf

Hoops 'N' Homework Summer Camp Registration Now Open

FREE Basketball Training & Life Skills

July 17th - 21st 2017 - 10am to 2pm

Ages 13-15, Boys and Girls 

West Lynde Public School, Whitby

View full flyer here

Watch Promo Video

Register here

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 Go Girls! Summer Camp Registration Now Open

FREE Program for Girls Promoting Healthy Bodies & Healthy Minds

July 24th - 28th - 10 am to 2 pm

Girls Ages 12-14

West Lynde Public School, Whitby

View Full Flyer here

Register here

  CARSTAR logo  

Thank you CARSTAR for very generously donating a van van to Big Brothers Big Sisters of South-West Durham. It will come in very handy for our programs and events!

To watch the progress of the van from dented to spectacular visit our CARSTAR page here.

Thank you to CARSTAR for donating Oshawa Generals Season tickets - our Bigs and Littles love the Generals and will have a great time at the games!



Our agency now has a  “BIG Talk” Facebook group .This is a closed group for our Traditional Big Brothers and Sisters and In-school Mentors.   Read more.....




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