The Value of One, The Power of Many

It’s National Volunteer Week 2021​! The mentors who volunteer with Big Brothers Big Sisters make a significant difference for young people in communities across Canada. Each and every mentor we have contributes to creating life changing mentoring relationships that ignite the potential of our next generation. Our mentors, mentees, families, community partners, and board of […]

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Big Brothers Big Sisters Statement on Anti-Racism

Big Brothers Big Sisters is dedicated to supporting life-changing mentoring relationships for thousands of children and youth across the country. Many of the young people we serve and the mentors we support represent communities across Canada that are and have been affected by Anti-Black and Anti-Indigenous racism and the vestiges of colonialism. As an organization […]

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Important Update from BBBSO Regarding COVID-19 Measures

COVID-19 UPDATE Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ottawa (BBBSO) is committed to the health and safety of its youth, families, volunteers and staff. With the current COVID-19 outbreak and confirmed cases in Ottawa, BBBSO is putting measures in place to ensure we are protecting staff, supporting our families and matches and doing our part to […]

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Celebrating 50 Years in 2020!

A New Decade is Here, and So is BBBSO’s Golden Anniversary! We are VERY excited about the year ahead as we look backwards, forwards and have a blast in the present celebrating mentorship and mentoring here in Ottawa! Throughout the year there will be many events and opportunities to be part of the year-long celebrations and contribute to stories about our […]

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Happy Holidays from Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ottawa!

Little Wishes, Big Dreams – the BBBSO Holiday Giving Campaign Continues The staff and board of BBBSO wants to wish everyone a happy and healthy holiday season!  We are all still feeling the wonderful effects of our Holiday Hamper delivery day and reflecting on the amazing impact so many of you have had on families […]

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