To impact the lives of young people and volunteers through the power of mentoring. Our vision is that every young person realizes their full potential!
About Big Brothers Big Sisters of Calgary and Area
Who kindled your imagination? Who stimulated your creativity? Who made you feel special?
Each day, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Calgary and Area empowers children to pursue their dreams. Through our community based, traditional Big Brother/Big Sister/Big Couple programs, our site-based In-School Mentoring program, our Between Generations seniors program, our Teen In-School Mentoring Program, and our Recreation mentoring program, we offer children in Calgary the opportunity to reach their potential through professionally supported one-to-one relationships. A mentor can change a child's life forever.
We welcome donations of any amount. Your support helps pay for:
- Volunteer mentor recruitment, orientation, training, support and recognition
- Events for our mentors and their matches, as well as for our families and children waiting to be matched
- Support services for our families
- Supplies and activity boxes for our In-school programs