President’s Choice® Children’s Charity gifts more than $1.1M to children’s nutrition programs in Alberta On Wednesday, November 6th, President’s Choice® Children’s Charity announced more than $1.1 million in funding to Boys & Girls Clubs of Canada and Breakfast for Learning to provide healthy meals and snacks to more than 50,000 kids each day during the 2013/14 school year. A portion of the Boys and Girls Club of Canada gift is also earmarked to complete needed kitchen renovations at Clubs … Continue reading
With only one week left in the CWB Greater Interest Campaign, now is the time to purchase your GIC! When you invest your money with Canadian Western Bank, the children and youth of our community are the true winners. CWB will donate based on the revenue earned through this campaign and last year, BGCBigs received nearly $70,000. This is a major source of funding for us and we are so grateful for the friendship of CWB and it’s staff and … Continue reading
Earlier this week, BGCBigs was thrilled to learn we will receive a large grant for software from the new West Edmonton Mall Microsoft Store. As if that wasn’t enough, they have graciously opened their doors and expertise to our staff and our kids, families and matches, to take advantage of the learning and entertainment opportunities this store brings to our community. And it keeps getting better! Join us on October 26th at 9:30AM at West Edmonton Mall Entrance 8, near … Continue reading
Way to go Jay and team at Happy Harbor Comics. October 12th will mark the 10th year of the 24 Hour Comic Challenge in support of Literacy Alberta and BGCBigs. We’re so grateful to the brave folks who commit to this intense event and to HHC for making a difference…24 hours at a time! Check out Jay and one of this year’s participants on Global Edmonton. Good luck everyone! Check out the HHC 24 Hour Challenge here.