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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This December is Giving Season – Are you ready to #IgnitePotential in Ottawa’s young people?

Want to do something this holiday season that will make an huge and local impact? This Giving Season, we are asking you to reach out to support making important mentorship matches right here in the Ottawa community. “I want a Big Brother to play sports, video games and have lightsaber battles with.” – Bodhi, age […]

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What does BBBSO ACTUALLY do, how do we do it and what impact does it have? Listen to this broadcast to find out.

On Saturday, September 14th, BBBSO and friends were featured on 1310 New’s “An Hour to Give” with Sam Laprade. We had the chance to highlight so much of what we do, what our new Brand represents and to talk about our ‘Big’ 50th Anniversary in 2020. Listen to the full broadcast here!

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Home Hardware once again celebrates Big Brothers Big Sisters Month with a generous Fall fundraising campaign!

Throughout the month of September, each time you purchase a 5-pack of Lawn and Leaf Paper Yard Waste Bags, participating Home Hardware Stores will donate $.50 to BBBSO! Funds raised will go to support matching children and youth with supportive mentors – helping them realize their FULL POTENTIAL! Participating stores include:– Manotick Home Hardware– Leitrim […]

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