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Casino Volunteers Needed in July – 2 Casino Sessions!

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Calgary and Area has 2 Casino Sessions where we need volunteers! Supporting Okotoks/High River and Airdrie communities, these casinos are a key source of funding, and enable us to continue our work of matching caring adult mentors with young people. We must fill all positions in order to receive the… Read more »

2016/2017 Annual General Meeting

On June 19, we held our 2016/2017 Report to the Community – Annual General Meeting and celebrated all we accomplished this year, and the volunteers, donors, partners, board members and staff that made it possible. During the meeting, guests were treated to the premiere of BBBS Calgary’s first Video Annual Report which highlighted the ‘BIG’… Read more »

Annual Report – 2016 / 2017

This past year, backed by our staff, board, and a passionate group of volunteers, donors, and community partners, we made a ‘BIG’ difference the lives of more than 1,700 children and youth. Download our Annual General Report .

15th Annual Alberta Treasury Management Charity Classic Raises $40,000

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Calgary and Area would like to thank everyone who attended the 15th Annual Alberta Treasury Management Charity Classic held on June 9th, 2017 at the Canmore Golf and Curling Club. Including this year’s $40,000 contribution, ATMCC has raised over $600,000 to support BBBS Calgary and Area mentoring programs for kids!… Read more »

Supporters Raised Almost $60,000 for Bowl for Kids Sake Calgary!

A ‘BIG’ thank you to the dozens of teams and hundreds of participants who attended Bowl For Kids Sake Calgary from April 20th to 25th. This year we held five distinctly themed events and raised just under $60,000! Host Jimmy Hughes kept the event ‘rolling’ and had everyone in the mood to celebrate while raising… Read more »

National Volunteer Week – April 23 to 29, 2017

This week is National Volunteer Week, and we want to say thanks our amazing volunteer mentors who make a ‘BIG’ difference in the lives of children and youth. Without our volunteers BBBS Calgary would not be able to provide the support we do, and hundreds of children and youth in our community would go without… Read more »

BBBS Calgary and Area Annual General Meeting

On behalf of Judy Burke, Board Chair, and Karen Orser, President & CEO, you are invited to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Calgary Area’s 2017 Report to the Community. Please join us as we celebrate the impact that mentoring has had on the lives of children and youth over the last year, and highlight future… Read more »

BBBS Calgary and Area Seeking Founders’ Award Nominations

The Founders Award was created to recognize those individuals who have distinguished themselves by making an outstanding volunteer contribution to the success of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Calgary and Area. This contribution may be made through time devoted to the mentoring programs, through fundraising activities, or any other volunteer work that enables BBBS to… Read more »