BGCBigs of Edmonton

Boys and Girls Clubs Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton and Area Society is registered with Canada Customs & Revenue Agency.

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Rookie League
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Rookie League
Rookie league has grown at our Boys & Girls Clubs Big Brothers Big Sisters clubs in Edmonton. Four years ago it consisted of a one day event where a number of children came to a ball diamond to play some modified games. Today it is an eight week program at three different sites. It’s no...
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Kinette Club Goes The Distance for Lac La Biche Big Brothers Big Sisters
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Kinette Club Goes The Distance for Lac La Biche Big Brothers Big Sisters
Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of Lac La Biche is part of the service delivery area for Boys & Girls Clubs Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton & Area (BGCBigs). They provide positive mentoring relationships for children and youth in the community. BBBS Lac La Biche relies on the generos...
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MacEwan Basketball Team Scores with Mentorship Program
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This year brought the inception of a partnership between the MacEwan Griffins men’s and women’s teams and Boys & Girls Clubs Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton & Area (BGCBigs) to support the students of Spruce Avenue Junior High School. Students from Spruce Avenue who would benefit fro...
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Real Impact for Newcomers & Immigrants Youth
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Community Role Models: Who We Strive to Be
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We are so grateful for the diverse businesses that support our children and families. One such company is Automated Aquatics, with a focus on clearer and cleaner water, and better water management in our city. The owners, Darrel and Edith Martin, have supported our organization for the past sever...
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RBC Story – A Quiet Crisis
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BGCBigs supports a diverse demographic of children and youth. Often, the kids that frequent our clubs come from low-income families, single parent homes, and/or are first generation immigrants. These social circumstances naturally have economic implications. Our youth opened up to us recently and...
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Conversation Club – A Success Story
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On Thursday afternoons, once the last bell rings, there is a rush of feet and the buzz of excited chatter as elementary school kids stampede down the hallways, heading for the bright sunshine beckoning through the open front doors. Left behind are empty hallways and the fading echoes of the day’s...
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Bids for Kids
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It Takes a Village
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When you think of EPCOR you might think of your power bill or your water usage. When I think of EPCOR I’m reminded of my father sternly reminding me to always “turn out the lights!” However, here at BGCBigs, we think of EPCOR a little bit differently. As a charity, we rely heavily on donors [R...
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Yoga In Ford Hall
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