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Support Us on Giving Tuesday!

Our goal for Giving Tuesday is to raise enough money to hold monthly Big Bunch events in 2015.

Big Bunch is a group program for our children waiting to be matched with a Big Brother or Sister. We currently have over 50 children and youth on our waiting list and Big Bunch provides them with a way to remain involved with our agency while their waiting, as well as provides them with a safe place where they can make new friends while enjoying a variety of activities.

For full details and to donate, visit our Giving Tuesday page by clicking here.

Christmas Sponsorship

A BIG thank you to all of the amazing sponsors that have reached out to us this year. Due to  overwhelming response to our Christmas Sponsorship program, we have been able to help more families this year than any year previous. We are so excited and so grateful to have received so much support.  

For more information about the program and how you can get involved next year, click here.

Lunch & Learn with BBBSOW!

As a business or organization, you may want to get involved with your community but aren't quite sure where to start. We're here to help! Invite us for a lunch hour to learn all about our programs and services, and the different ways you can get involved as a group.

More details will be posted soon! 

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Placement Opportunities for January - NOW CLOSED

All of our placement positions for January have been filled. We will be accepting students for September in the new year.

Are you a post-secondary student looking for an inspiring and meaningful placement for September? Consider us in your search! We have great opportunities working directly with children, mentoring and running group programs that focus on self-esteem, healthy eating, and physical activity.

To learn more about these programs, visit our Game On, Go Girls! and In-School Mentoring pages.

To apply, send your resume to bigbrothersbigsisters.ca or bigbrothersbigsisters.ca.

We've Partnered with BP's Whitby South!

Make Boston Pizza Whitby South your regular pizza destination! We've partnered with Boston Pizza Whitby South (Consumers Drive) to create a Rewards Program where BBBSOW receives 10% of sales from your bill. 

For more info, click here


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October E-Newsletter
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Witnessing the transformation of a child into a confident young person is a remarkable thing. 

Meet Duztin and Bobby!

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