Every young person in Canada who needs a mentor, has a mentor.
About BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF CANADA
Big Brothers Big Sisters is Canada's leading youth mentoring organization, serving over 40,000 children and youth in over 1,100 communities across the country.
More than 23,00 volunteer mentors from coast to coast have donated over 2 million hours of their time mentoring Canadian youth. There are still over 10,000 children waiting to receive a mentor. It takes more than time.
Every dollar you give to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada has an $18 social return on your investment as youth mentored in our program are more likely to receive a post-secondary education, secure leadership positions, generate more income, give back to their community, and donate more money and time to charities.
What People Are Saying
"My fondest memories may not stand out - horseback riding...watching movies...going to an air show. It is the regular stuff that I remember—I just loved spending time with Michelle. I realize now that the consistency and loyalty I had from my Big Sister is what built my self confidence and ambitions."
— Jacquelyn Ord, Read More
"That makes me feel pretty good to know that he enjoys spending time with me,” Mark says. “We do a lot of talking, just hanging out and that kind of thing. His mom has told me that I have made a big difference in his life and that she’s seen a big change in him since we started getting together."
— Big Brother Mark, Read More