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What if every child finished high school, went to college or university, got a job and gave back to our community? Wouldn't that be something?

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2017 Showcase of Homes

September 16, 2017

We are once again please to present Showcase of Homes.  This annual self guided tour highlights some of Barrie's most beautiful and unique homes.  For more information on how to get involved please visit the Event Page.


2017 Smile Cookie Campaign

September 11 - 17th

Big Brothers Big Sisters of District, along with Hospice Simcoe, are the lucky recipients of the proceeds from this year's Tim Horton's Smile Cookie Campaign.

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Why not Start Something?

Are you male and over 20? Would you like to spend time with a boy or young man who is looking for a friend? Start something today and enroll in our Big Brothers program. Spend a few hours a week with your new Little Brother having fun, chatting, doing crafts and hobbies. Just hanging out! Click here to get started...



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