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Find out what’s “New” and what we have been up to since last year!

Bi-Annual Gala: Disco Ball

BBBS - Disco Ball Gala

Get ready to boogie the night away!  Join us for our 20th Bi-Annual Gala that will feature live entertainment from the Oui B’Jamon Band. Click here to find out how you can be a part of this fantastic night!


School-based Programs: At A Glance

School-based Programs - 2016-2017 School Year3

The school year is wrapped up and so are all of our school-based programs! During the 2016-2017 school year, we mentored 428 children and youth with the help of 114 amazing volunteers in 32 different school in York Region and Bradford West Gwillimbury. Click here to find out how you can be involved in our school-based programs for the 2017-2018 school year.



BBBSY is on Instagram!

We're thrilled to be live on Instagram! Follow @BBBSYork to keep up to date about upcoming events, ongoing activities, and fun things happening in our community.



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Be a BIG, and Make Your Impact Today

For just a couple hours a week, you can help a child or youth achieve more. Big Brothers Big Sisters of York offers a wide range of mentoring opportunities to assist children and youth in York Region to grow and succeed. Click here to find out how you can start something BIG, or watch the video below to see the impact of our mentoring programs.


Witnessing the transformation of a child into a confident young person is a remarkable thing. 

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