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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.
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 June 16th to be considered. 

Good Luck!

2017-2018 BBBSSWD Durham College Scholarship - word

2017-2018 BBBSSWD Durham College Scholarship - pdf


Catch A Dream Fishing Derby

Sunday June 11th 2017

Sibbald Point Provincial Park

click here for more information


Activity Registration for Bigs and Littles now open!

To Register for Let's Go Sailing click here.

To Register for the Card Making Workshop click here

 AjaxPickering_Golf_logo_96dpi_RGB   Annual Golf for Kids Sake

Helping local children get the mentorship they need

Thursday, June 15th, 2017 - Whitevale Golf Club

This year's tournament will take place at the exclusive Whitevale Golf Club. The day begins with a delicious lunch followed by a 1pm tee off with 18-holes of golf, then a banquet dinner emceed by Terry Johnston, CKDO Morning Show Host, auctions, and prizes.
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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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