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Thanksgiving Long Weekend Hours

The BBBS Calgary and Area office will be closed for the Thanksgiving Long Weekend on Friday, October 11th at 2:00 PM and will reopen at 9:00 AM on Tuesday, October 13th 2019. If you require immediate or emergency assistance please contact: Distress Centre Calgary at 403-266-4357 Child Abuse Hotline at 1-800-387-5437 Calgary Region Children’s Services… Read more »

Press Release – The NEW Big Brothers Big Sisters

Calgary, AB, September 18 – Potential lives within every young person. Yet hundreds of children and youth are still in urgent need of someone who will stand in their corner and ignite their potential. That’s why Big Brothers Big Sisters is being reinvented and reintroduced to the world. The new look is a call to… Read more »

We are the NEW Big Brothers Big Sisters

MENTORING IGNITES THE POWER IN YOUNG PEOPLE Potential lives within every young person. Yet millions of children and youth are still in urgent need of someone who will stand in their corner and ignite their full power and potential.From the seaports of Vancouver to the shores of St. John’s, we’ve sharpened our focus. Re-imagined how… Read more »

All-Stars For Kids Sake was a ‘BIG’ Success!

The 4th annual All-Stars For Kids campaign has come to a close and we are excited to announce that our most ambitious fundraising target has been EXCEEDED! We set out to raise $320,000, knowing that this would only be achievable if our donors, partners and community members stepped up their support in an even BIGGER… Read more »

Labour Day Long Weekend Hours

The BBBS Calgary and Area office will be closed for the Labour Day Long Weekend on Friday, August 30th at 2:00 PM and will reopen at 9:00 AM on Tuesday, September 3rd 2019. If you require immediate or emergency assistance please contact: Distress Centre Calgary at 403-266-4357 Child Abuse Hotline at 1-800-387-5437 Calgary Region Children’s… Read more »

Video – Our Matching Partners Are All-Stars!

All-Star Stars For Kids for Kids is an annual fundraising campaign in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Calgary and Area and mentoring programs for children and youth facing adversity. Thanks to the generosity of mentoring champions Qualico, Gary Nissen and PBA Land & Development every dollar raised during All-Stars For Kids will be… Read more »

Mentoring Video Story – Meet Laura & Ciara

When you volunteer in the communities that you create you start something BIG! Find out why, Laura, an employee at our All-Star Stars For Kids matching partner Qualico, became a mentor. All-Star Stars For Kids for Kids is an annual fundraising campaign in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Calgary and Area and mentoring… Read more »