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Cap-it International has launched their first partnership product! 


Rover is now for sale, well a very cute stuffed likeness of him is, at Cap-it locations across the country with a portion of the proceeds going to local Big Brothers Big Sisters organizations. We are very excited about this partnership rolling out! 

Pick up the stuffed pup at your local store and help support Big Brothers Big Sisters programs!

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We're looking for some fantastic individuals to lead our summer programs! 

Summer Job Posting

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Fraser Valley is seeking to hire 2 energetic, motivated, child/youth-focused individuals to supervise and coordinate our summer programs for children/youth aged 7-18.

Position:                    Summer Programs Assistant

Status:                        35 hrs per week (Monday – Friday generally) 

Location:                    Main Office in Abbotsford but some time spent in other service areas: Mission, Maple Ridge, and Chilliwack

Duration:                    End of May – End of August (up to 14 weeks)         

Wage:                         $13.50 per hour

Posting Closing:       April 23rd, 2015


  • Must be at least 19 years of age
  • Have been a full time student during the previous academic year and be intending to return to full time studies in the next academic year
  • Be a Canadian citizen, a permanent resident or a refugee under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act
  • Experience working directly with youth
  • Planning and facilitating recreational child/youth activities 
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Positive role-model
  • Outgoing and energetic
  • Ability to communicate effectively and confidently with children, youth and adults
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Conflict resolution skills
  • Criminal record check
  • Valid driver’s license and own transportation is essential
  • First Aid Certification
  • Food Safe

 This position is being advertised in anticipation of funding under the Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) initiative.

Please send resume and cover letter to:


or deliver in person to:

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Fraser Valley

#200 – 2445 West Railway Street

Abbotsford, B.C. V2S 2E3

FAX 604-852-2518

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Fraser Valley AGM 

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Fraser Valley is very pleased to share this great news.

 Cap-It International Announcement
Get Ready for Bowl For Kids Sake 2015!

To become a sponsor or to sign up a team and start collecting pledges please follow the link...BFKS2015!

 Our Chilliwack Location Moved November 18, 2014!

Our new location is located at Chilliwack Central Elementary School, 9435 Young Rd.  We are excited to be part of the Central Gateway community situated in this school and to be joining the team of community family service providers. 

Giving starts with you

At Big Brothers Big Sisters, we appreciate all supporters, from donors to volunteers to advocates. We believe that changing the course of young lives can in turn change our community’s future. Your donations help us make and sustain matches between Bigs and Littles - and instantly make you a part of our family.


Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Fraser Valley currently has dozens of children on the waitlist for a mentor in the Fraser Valley. Help us Start Something BIG by helping to sponsor 3 new matches before Christmas!



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Why not Start Something

Do you have one hour a week to share with a child? Would you like to spend time with a child who is looking for a friend? Start something today and enroll in our In School Mentoring program. Spend one hour a week with your new Little Buddy, at their school, during school hours, having fun, chatting, doing crafts and hobbies. Just hanging out. 


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We Want Your Stuff!

Drop off your gently used clothing and other household items at one of our RenewCrew bins and you can start something for a young person.  Find out more here...

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

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