Breakfast Fundraiser makes a BIG impact!

On November 24, 2020 Big Brothers Big Sisters hosted a virtual Breakfast Fundraiser and raised $30,000 to support mentoring matches here in the Ottawa community! Organized by the fantastic ITM Events, and sponsored by Modern Niagara and Marant Construction, the event had some incredible local support including: A personal video from CBC News Anchor Omar […]

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Taggart Parkes Foundation Helps Out Families this Holiday Season

Big Brothers Big Sisters wishes to thank the incredible Taggart Parkes Foundation who provided our families with gift cards this holiday season to shop for much needed winter clothing. We have heard back from a number of families expressing their deep gratitude for this assistance to stay warm this winter! “I am so happy and […]

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And the Winner Is…

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada – November 2, 2020 – Big Brothers Big Sisters Ontario (BBBSO) is pleased to announce the winner of the first on-line 50/50 Bigger Together raffle. Ms. Jaime Nixon of Lindsay, Ontario has won over $178,000.  The remaining funds are distributed to over 35 participating Big Brothers Big Sisters agencies across the province; […]

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Announcing the #BIGGERTOGETHER 50/50 Raffle!

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ottawa has been an essential and active part of our community for 50 years in 2020. The traditional fundraising events we have hosted which brought our citizens together is not possible at this time but the needs of at-risk children do not stop and neither will we! We are thrilled […]

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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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