Enbridge Boosts Business

BGCBigs earns funds from the re-sale of gently used clothing and household items.  Whether through convenient (and free!) home pickups or by dropping off items at one of the many bins across Edmonton and area, individuals and families can feel great about recycling their unwanted things.  Click here for more information. The wonderful people at Enbridge, led by Landyn Margiotta, held a clothing drive this week.  Many bags were donated and our Beth Mayko stopped by to pick them up … Continue reading

Sherwood Dodge – Companies that Care

Watch the video from recording day and find out more about the campaign. Sherwood Dodge Principal of Sherwood Dodge, Scott Held, is walking the walk. Service Manager, Brad Larson, is a volunteer with the BGCBigs Youth In Care program and Scott has contributed financially to this program.  He is an awesome example of business owners who truly make a difference. This week, we were invited to record a radio commercial with Scott that he will be including in his advertising … Continue reading

Local Companies Support Volunteering

Today’s news release from Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada reports that 77% of working Canadians would participate if their company provided time off to volunteer. People’s personal lives are just so hectic that many can’t take time away from their families to volunteer. When their workplace releases them for a few hours each week or month, it makes all the difference in the world. BGCBigs thanks all the local employers who understand the needs of their staff and the … Continue reading

The Works Festival 2013

Looking for something to do next week?  The Works International Visual Arts Society produces The Works Art & Design Festival from June 20th to July 2nd,  which attracts artists and patrons from around the world, boosting the energy and imagination of Downtown Edmonton at the start of every summer. The Works is a free event that draws an audience representing all ages and interests, offering over 200 exciting exhibits and special events to the public. BGCBigs has been fortunate over … Continue reading