Latest News & Events

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 »

Victoria Day Holiday Weekend Hours

The BBBS Calgary and Area office will be closed for Victoria Day as of 2:00 PM on Friday, August 31st and will reopen at 9:00 AM on Tuesday, September 4th. 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… Read more »

Heritage Day Holiday Weekend Hours

The BBBS Calgary and Area office will be closed for Heritage Day as of 2:00 PM on Friday, August 3rd and will reopen at 9:00 AM on Tuesday, August 7th. 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… Read more »

All-Stars For Kids is back!

LOCAL ALL-STARS GO ‘BIG’ Paralympian snowboarder Michelle Salt joins All-Star roster Calgary, Alberta — All-Stars for Kids is back, and it’s ‘BIG’ger than ever! Throughout the month of August, an impressive line-up of local sports stars and Olympic athletes will be using their All-Star power to help raise funds in support of Big Brothers Big… Read more »