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50th Birthday Party - You're Invited!

We're planning a BIG BIRTHDAY PARTY to celebrate 50 years of making a difference to youth in Greater Halifax. Join us as part of Switch Dartmouth for games, a bouncy castle and free Old School Donuts!

Sunday, June 4, from noon to 4pm

Activities will take place in our parking lot at 86 Ochterloney Street and all along Dundas Street. Click here to learn more about Switch Dartmouth.


Golf for Kids Sake

Our annual golf tournament is scheduled for Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at River Oaks Golf Club. It's sure to be a great day for a great cause. Read more about this event.

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Bowl for Kids Sake Campaign Launched

Get involved in our most important annual campaign to support youth mentoring programs, and have some fun while you're at it! Teams of 4-6 people sign up, fundraise and then enjoy time on the bowling lanes with free pizza and prizes. Sign up at

Read more about this campaign...


Big Spelling Bee Set for February 25

Youth from around the province are busy getting ready to compete in the regional spelling bee.



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Donate the Things You Don't Need

Big Brothers Big Sisters can turn your donations of gently used clothing, shoes and linens into funding for youth mentoring programs. Complete the form to the right to arrange a donation pick-up, or drop your donations in one of our many bins around metro. It's an easy way to start something great for kids in our community.


SUPPORT LOCAL PROGRAMS with your clothing donations.

CLICK HERE to request our convenient pick up service for your donation of clothing, linens and household goods. It's an easy way to support LOCAL programs for kids!

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