BBBSG Recognized As a Living Wage Employer

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Guelph (BBBSG) has been recognized and certified as a Living Wage Employer, making a commitment to support its staff above the city’s assessed minimum compensation deemed necessary to cover a family’s basic expenses and participate in their community. The certification program, facilitated by the Guelph & Wellington Task Force for […]

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September is Big Brothers Big Sisters Month!

Did you know that September is Big Brothers Big Sisters Month in Canada? A Big Brother or Big Sister can help a young person succeed at school, in social relationships, and at home. Mentoring programs improve academic achievement and avoid risky behavior, helping children lead happy, healthy lives. Mentoring is critical to a child’s brain development, […]

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Volunteers Wanted! Have You Considered Becoming a Big Brother or Big Sister?

Are you interested in making a difference in the life of a child, but haven't been able to find the time or the right fit? Big Brothers Big Sisters of Guelph could be your calling! As the 2018-19 school year approaches, our charity is in great need of volunteers across all programs. From our community-based [...] Read more

Former BBBSG Little Brother Receives Prestigious Scholarship

Henry Peirson, a recently graduated "Little Brother" with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Guelph, has been selected as a recipient of the prestigious Ted Rogers Scholarship. The scholarship, made available to children who have recently completed Big Brothers Big Sisters mentoring programs across Canada and intend to pursue post-secondary education, is a multi-year gift that [...] Read more

BBBSG Appoints New Executive Director

The Board of Directors for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Guelph is pleased to announce that Michael Treadgold has been appointed as the organization’s new Executive Director, effective immediately. Treadgold has been with the organization for the past five years in various roles, most recently as the Manager of Development & Communications. He has been [...] Read more
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