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Cisco Bowl for Kids' Sake 2016

It's that time of year again, we will be hosting our annual fundraising campaign, Bowl For Kids' Sake. This is our largest annual campaign which provides funding to support our youth mentoring programs. 

This year we are putting a fun spin on the 4 day event. We want you to Get Your Geek On and wear your favourite superhero, heroine or villain t-shirt, accessory or costume and join us for ComicCon bowling!

For information and to register, please visit the event site HERE


The 2015 Luxury Hot Tub Raffle

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Big Brothers Big Sisters Ottawa and Chinook Hot Tubs & Saunas 2015 Hot Tub Raffle, has now ended. 

Congratulations to Doug Bain from Carlsbad Springs, our grand prize winner!

The BIG Purple Bin


Big Brothers Big Sisters Ottawa is embarking on a new fundraising initiative that is anticipated to be a key contributor to sustainable and consistent funding for all our programs that support children and youth in Ottawa.

Happy Holidays from our Littles


For the third year in a row, our Littles enjoyed a BIG holiday celebration. We want to say a BIg thank-you to Swift Delivery Systems for sending presents for each Little.

BBBSO Appoints New Executive Director


BBBSO is pleased to announce the appointment of Susan Ingram as the new Executive Director of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ottawa.

Host a Holiday Party with BBBSO


This holiday season, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ottawa is inviting you to host a holiday party in support of youth mentoring programs here at BBBSO. We've made it extremely simple for you! Help Start Something Big this Holiday Season.




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