Every Connection Counts Newsletter

Winter Newsletter 2019 

This year, to date, we have supported a record 887 Big and Little Sister matches! Our caring mentors partnered with Big Sisters’ caseworkers and the Little’s families to build resilience in the face of adversity and helped our Littles realize their inherent potential.

All this would not have been possible without our generous donors. As you will read more about in this newsletter, your commitment was evident at this year’s Luminary Award Soirée, which raised an unprecedented $912,000!

The end of the year is a good time to celebrate recent successes, but also to take a moment and reflect on our rich history. 2020 marks Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland’s 60th anniversary…


Fall Newsletter 2019 

September marked Big Brother Big Sisters of Canada Month, which brought some exciting changes for the future.

You’ll undoubtedly notice this newsletter has a new look.  In June, the National Board of Directors unanimously approved a new mission, vision and brand for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada and it was was officially revealed on September 18th.  This marked the culmination of a 20-month collaborative process to develop a clear strategy for the federation that will allow agencies across Canada to speak with a unified voice.  
 I am so excited to share with you that Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland will adopt the following mission and vision… 


Spring/Summer Newsletter 2019

“Becoming a Big Sister has changed my life. Not only have I become someone my little can count on thru hard times but, my little has inspired me beyond measure, teaching me true resilience and strength.” – Big Sister Brittany
Read more about Britt’s Match story below.