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Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend Hours

The BBBS Calgary and Area office will be closed for Thanksgiving as of 2:00 PM on Friday, October 5th and will reopen at 9:00 AM on Tuesday, October 9th. If you require immediate or emergency assistance please contact the Distress Centre at 403-266-4357, the Child Abuse Hotline at 1-800-387-5437 or Calgary and Area Child and… Read more »

Meet Jason, our Airdrie Mentoring and Community Development Coordinator

“My name is Jason Heer, Mentoring and Community Development Coordinator in Airdrie, which I have called home for the past 10 years. I’m really excited to be a part of the BBBS team and the amazing programs it has to offer children and youth in our communities. I’ve always had a passion for working with… Read more »

Meet Scott, our new GSD Program Coordinator!

“My name is Scott Grace, I am a registered social worker and have lived in Calgary for the past 7 years. I’m really excited to be joining the BBBS team as the program coordinator for the GSD program. I’ve always had a passion for working and advocating with members of the GSD community so when… Read more »

All-Stars For Kids a ‘BIG’ Success!

We are thrilled to announce that the All-Stars For Kids fundraising goal has been surpassed again this year! In total, over $316,000 was raised in support of mentoring programs for children and youth facing adversity, exceeding the original goal of $250,000. We are overwhelmed by the outpouring of support received during this campaign and would… Read more »

September is Big Brothers Big Sisters Month!

This September is Big Brothers Big Sisters month and we are asking Calgarians and Airdrie, Cochrane and Okotoks locals to IMAGINE who a young person can become when they have the support of a caring adult in their lives. With so many children and youth still in need of mentors we are taking September to… Read more »