We Champion Potential at Big Sisters
We enable life changing mentoring relationships to ignite the power and potential in female, female-identifying, non-binary, and transgender youth
About Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland
We enable life-changing mentoring relationships to ignite the power and potential in youth. Big Sisters provides direct service to girls and youth, who through no fault of their own, may be facing adversity. By matching them with caring adult volunteers in quality one-to-one and group mentoring relationships, we ensure they have the relationships they need to become resilient and realize their full potential.
Enable life-changing mentoring relationships to ignite the power and potential of young people.
All young people realise their full potential.
We Are Your Experts in Mentoring
Big Sisters provides direct service to children and youth facing adversity by matching them with caring volunteers in quality mentoring relationships. Our agency staff members are experts at recruiting and screening volunteers; making intentional, meaningful matches; and providing the support necessary for mentoring relationships to have a lasting impact.
MEET OUR TEAM ↓
Want to get in touch with a team member from Big Sister? Meet the team at Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland. We’re here to help with any questions or inquiries.
ANTONIA KALMACOFF JENNINGS
JESSICA FORSTER BROOMFIELD
KATRINA VON SALZEN
Meet Our Honorary Advisory Board ↓
Big Sisters’ Honourary Advisory Board acts as a team of advisors to our Board and senior staff; offering their ideas, experience, and expertise as needed.
ED DES ROCHES
We are grateful to have Her Honour, the Honourable Janet Austin
Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia, serve as our Organization’s Honourary Patron.
Meet Our Board Of Directors ↓
Meet Big Sisters Board of Directors! We are guided by an amazing team of volunteers who are members and leaders in business and community. All members of the board bring extensive experience and are committed and passionate about giving back to their communities and supporting families and children in need.
Dr. Victoria Gay
2021 – 2024 strategic plan
View our 2021 – 2024 Strategic Plan.
ANNUAL REPORTS and financials
See Big Sister’s annual reports and audited financial statements.
2021 – 2022 Annual Report and Audited Financials
We served over 600 youth in our 2021 to 2022 fiscal year. Download Big Sisters annual reports and strategic plans from our 2021 to 2022 fiscal year. Learn about our goals and how we’re implementing them through our strategic plans.