Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada

Big Brothers and Sisters Canada is an organization that works to provide mentors and role models for children. Their goal is to teach children the importance of education and respect in order to help them achieve their full potential and go on to make a positive difference in their lives and in the world.

Accomplishments

Just to name a few, Big Brothers and Sisters Canada has:

  • Provided 42,000 children with mentors
  • Made it so that for every $1 invested in Big Brothers and Sisters Canada returns $18 to society
  • Made it so that mentoring recipients are 17% more likely to be employed
  • Helped 63% of their mentoring recipients receive post-secondary education

Sources: Big Brothers and Sisters Canada 1