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Kudos & Events – May to June 2016

June 7, 2016

Our donors, volunteers, and supporters make it possible for 1,200 local children to have a positive mentor each year! Learn more about our upcoming events and recent donors below.

The Leader In You Summer Summit 2016

May 31, 2016

Big Brothers of Greater Vancouver invites all students ages 14 to 17 to participate in our Leader in You Summer Summit 2016.  This exciting FREE Youth Summit consists of four … Read more

BIG News – Spring 2016 Newsletter

May 12, 2016

BIG News In case you missed it in your mailbox, you can read our latest newsletter, BIG News, in PDF format below. We love sharing stories of how your hard … Read more

IKEA Spring Cleaning Event

April 25, 2016

On Sunday, June 5, Big Brothers of Greater Vancouver trucks will be at IKEA Coquitlam and IKEA Richmond for the store’s annual Spring Cleaning event. Customers are welcome to stop … Read more

Happy National Volunteer Week!

April 13, 2016

Volunteers are the backbone of our organization. Without them, we would not be able to put smiles on 1,200 local children’s faces each year. It is our privilege to take … Read more

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Aboriginal and Inner City Youth Break Through Barriers and Become Mentors to Local Kids Facing Similar Challenges

April 12, 2016

In May,  a group of local high school students completed Big Brothers of Greater Vancouver (BBGV) and Red Fox Healthy Living Society (RFHLS)’s Youth Leadership and In-School Mentoring Program, an innovative partnership … Read more

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Haywood Securities Celebrates 22 Years of Bowling

April 12, 2016

Here at Big Brothers of Greater Vancouver, we pride ourselves in helping children build long-lasting friendships with their mentors. So it’s hardly a surprise that our supporters also know a … Read more

Spring Cleaning: Tips & Tricks

March 21, 2016

After long months of cold wintry weather, the days are finally becoming sunny and bright. The beautiful cherry blossoms are blooming and it’s the first official week of spring! For … Read more

Canadian Western Bank donates more than $421,000 to support local mentoring programs

January 28, 2016

VANCOUVER, January 29, 2016 – Canadian Western Bank (CWB) is pleased to donate $421,414 to Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) agencies across Western Canada thanks to its The Greater Interest … Read more

Kudos and Events – November 2015 to January 2016

January 15, 2016

Check out some of our upcoming events in the next month! We also wouldn’t be able to do what we do at Big Brothers without the generous support of our … Read more

Griffins Boxing and Fitness | Evening at Ringside

October 15, 2015

Griffins Boxing and Fitness  celebrates their 10th annual event Evening at Ringside on October 24, 2015. Big Brothers of Greater Vancouver is thrilled to again be the beneficiary of this … Read more

NEW Program: Between Generations

October 8, 2015

BRIDGE THE GENERATIONS Volunteer as a Mentor in our Between Generations Program! The Between Generations aims to connect seniors and/or retired men and women (and people with a little spare … Read more

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