Dream Street: Enchanted Way

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Tickets are officially on sale for the Big Brothers Big Sisters 36th Dream Home & Win 50 Lottery! Grand Prize is Your Choice! We’re so excited to share that we have three gorgeous homes open in St. Albert’s Erin Ridge North.  Tristate, Kanvi and Veneto are back with us and there’s a twist!  The winner will choose the stunning, fully furnished house of their dreams AND receive $150,000 cash.  Seems like the best of both worlds to us! With 3 … Continue reading

New Single from The Tenors Honours Mentors

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You can make a difference with a simple download of the new song ‘I Thank You’ by the Tenors and featuring Laura Kaeppeler – which brings the cause of mentoring to millions of people in an entirely new way; through music.  The song reflects the experiences of so many young people – having seen their own lives positively impacted and wanting to find a way to express their appreciation.  Commemorating the 100th anniversary of Big Brothers Big Sisters – the … Continue reading

Happy Harbor Comics – Making a Difference 24 Hours at a Time

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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.

Celebrity Manicure for BBBS in Alberta

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Freshen up your look this month with a mani/pedi from EvelineCharles.  Through Celebrity Manicure, EvelineCharles Salons & Spas is contributing to community organizations.  July features Alberta Venture President, Ruth Kelly.  A long-time friend of Big Brothers Big Sisters, Ruth selected the Edmonton and Calgary organizations as recipients for funds raised through this fantastic campaign. EvelineCharles has a long history of showing support for the kids in our community.  For many years, girls in BGCBigs programs have been sponsored to attend … Continue reading

Fringe Fundraiser – Chris Visser

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Chris Visser’s MAGIC – Edmonton Fringe Festival announced today, a new partnership with Boys & Girls Clubs Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton and Area.  When you buy tickets for this incredible show and enter “BGCBigs” into the “Promotional Code” field, they will rebate $2.50 from every ticket you purchase into the community through BGCBigs. It’s that simple. Only available at http://www.chrisvisser.com/ until Aug 5, 2013. Chris Visser’s MAGIC features a hilarious escape from everyday reality. Visser performs his tantalizing … Continue reading