Life Long Friendship

Big Sister Dana and Little Sister Enyce recently celebrated their match and graduation from the Big Brothers Big Sisters program with letters to each other. Continue reading below for Dana’s letter to Enyce:     Encye How do I even begin? When making the decision to become a Big, I always knew I’d be a […]

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Little things can inspire

  Inspiration…it means something different to everybody, what does it mean to you? In this video Bigs and Littles share with us what inspiration means to them.    

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Empowered by Mentoring – Keyla’s Story

Let’s travel back in time to the year 2013. I was in grade 9 and living what I would consider a pretty boring life; I went to school, hung out with friends, dreaded math class and watched a bit more TV than recommended. Every Monday, I would talk to my friends about what they had […]

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Welcoming Syrian Newcomer Children and Youth

Change can be a scary thing. For siblings, Zain (6), Jamal (8), and Dina (9), change and fear were common to their childhood. Zain, Jamal and Dina grew up in Syria where there has been ongoing conflict for several years. Earlier this year, the family finally found safety and refuge when they immigrated to Hamilton, [...] Read more

A Rewarding Experience

I had always had a dream where I would be able to leave the confinements of my two bedroom apartment back home in Pakistan. Being the youngest child in a family of five, you quickly get to realize that the couch surprisingly doubles as a very comfy bed. Little did I know that I was [...] Read more
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