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Meet Emily, Senior Engagement Coordinator & Big Sister

Hi, I’m Emily and I am a Senior Engagement Coordinator and lead on our Engagement Team. I have worked at Big Brothers Big Sisters for 5 years in various roles related to enrolling volunteers, children and families into our program, from training, to interviews to the matching of Bigs and Littles. If you apply to… Read more »

BBBS Calgary Holiday Hours

The BBBS Calgary and Area office will be closed for the holidays on 5:00 PM on Friday, December 21st and will reopen at 9:00 AM on Wednesday, January 3rd, 2019. The BBBS offices will also be closed for a staff event at 2:00 PM on Friday, December 14th and will reopen at 9:00 AM on… Read more »

BIG Brunch was a ‘BIG’ success!

Thank you to all our sponsors, donors, guests and volunteers for making BIG Brunch a ‘BIG’ success! By supporting our second annual BIG Brunch, presented by Canadian Western Bank, you will bring acceptance, confidence, resilience and hope to the lives of young people in our community who need those gifts the most. You have truly… Read more »

Today is #GivingTuesday and we wanted to say THANK YOU!

Thank YOU to our volunteers, donors and partners for giving the Gift of Mentoring! You have brought acceptance, confidence, resilience, hope, and so much more into the life of your mentee. You have truly made a BIG difference! Do you have a friend, colleague or family member who could become a Mentor to one of… Read more »

Introducing PRISM, Mentoring for LGBTQ2S+ Children and Youth

We a thrilled to announce that registration for PRISM mentors and mentees is now open! PRISM (Pride, Respect, Identity, Safety, Mentoring) will support young people who are facing social isolation, marginalisation and other barriers, and need caring adults in their lives who have walked the same path. Mentors and mentees meet once a week for… Read more »