A Lasting Friendship ~ Donna Marie & Kelsey

Donna-Marie and Kelsey – Traditional Big Sister and Little Sister Story Donna-Marie – When I first signed up to volunteer as a Big Sister mentor back in January, 2008 I never imagined where the journey would take me.  I went through the interviewing process and by April was matched with the little girl who would […]

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In Memory of Carole Marriner

It is with sincere regret that we announce the passing of former Executive Director of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lanark County, Carole Ann Marriner.  Carole was Executive Director with the agency for 16 years and has been a champion of our cause for decades. She believed in the work we do and worked tirelessly to […]

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Impact goes both ways

“I was matched with my mentee in September 2019. She attended a transitional school for a few years, as her anxiety posed great difficulties continuing on with her peers in a regular school setting. We bonded instantly and conversed easily about anything from politics to life skills. She is one of the most intelligent young […]

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St John’s Elementary in Perth, Supports Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lanark County

Perth’s St. John elementary shows support for Big Brothers Big Sisters NEWS 01:53 PM by Desmond Devoy  Perth Courier Emily Grey of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lanark County accepts a cheque from Shawn Retty, principal of St. John Catholic elementary school in Perth on Oct. 19 to the tune of $165. St. John did a fundraiser last spring […]

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Everything you wanted to know about volunteering for #BigBrothersBigSisters, from #OPP Constable Bailey Nicholls!

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