BGCBigs of Edmonton

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

Recent Blog Posts

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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Yoga In Ford Hall
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Vancouver Trip
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Vancouver Trip
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Vancouver Trip
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Pink Shirt Day 2018
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What is Pink Shirt Day? Pink Shirt Day started in 2007 when two grade 12 boys noticed another boy being bullied for wearing a pink shirt. Their response was to go out and buy 50 pink shirts to distribute and wear to school to support the boy who was being bullied. Pink Shirt Day is […] The ...
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