ICE FISHING DERBY FAMILY DAY WEEKEND

Jan11

The Boys and Girls Club is pleased to announce that we are the charity of choice for the 20+ annual Scotty’s Family Resort annual Ice Fishing Derby to be held on Sunday, February 18, 2018 at Pine Lake. We are encouraging children and families, volunteers, Bigs and Littles  throughout Youth HQ to consider spending a […]

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Red Deer & District Community Foundation grants Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Red Deer and District funding for new Mentoring Matches

Dec7

The Red Deer & District Community Foundation granted Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Red Deer and District $9,000 for the purpose of recruiting and supporting eight new mentoring matches in the coming year. This program will match a caring adult mentor with a child (mentee) and provide the training and support that will enable […]

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Canadian Western Bank Funds Big Brothers and Big Sisters Mentoring program

Dec7

Big Brothers and Big Sisters would like to thank the Canadian Western Bank for their generous contribution of $7,500 in support of our mentoring program. These funds will assist with volunteer recruitment, screening, orientation and training, as well as pre-match training for mentees and ongoing match support and supervision. Potential benefits for a mentee from […]

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Telus donates $5,000 in support of Big Brothers and Big Sisters

Dec7

Big Brothers and Big Sisters would like to thank Telus for their generous donation in support of our wait-list activity program that runs monthly and serves a large number of children and youth who are waiting for a mentor. These monthly activities are offered at no cost and provide a diverse range of activities that encourage […]

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Youth HQ launches Giving Campaign

Nov30

P R I O R I T I E S “A Hundred years from now it will not matter what my bank account was, the sort of house I lived in, or the kind of car I drove … but the world may be different because I was important in the life of a child.” […]

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Zed Haunted House raises over $99,000 for Boys and Girls Club

Nov2

On behalf of Youth HQ and the Boys and Girls Club of Red Deer we would like to thank our 6,000 thrill seekers who visited the Zed Haunted House this year. The event raised just over $99,000 in support of the Boys and Girls Club of Red Deer. A special thanks to our many sponsors, […]

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Notice of Special Meetings

Oct24

Red Deer Youth & Volunteer Centre (Operating as Youth HQ), Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Red Deer & District, and Boys & Girls Club of Red Deer & District will be holding a Special Meeting of the Membership of the Associations. See attached for details. 2017 11 16 Special Meeting Notice (YVC BIGS BGC) […]

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Youth HQ presents Youth Needs Assessment to Community

Sep19

Youth Needs Assessment Report Available Youth HQ held a media conference on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 10:30 am at the Don Campbell School Community Space, 99 Irving Crescent Red Deer, AB T4R 3S3. The purpose of the conference was to announce the public release of a needs assessment report regarding youth in our community. […]

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Youth Needs Assessment Released – September 19 @ 10:30 am

Sep15

Youth HQ is holding a media conference on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 10:30 am at the Don Campbell School Community Space, 99 Irving Crescent Red Deer, AB T4R 3S3.  The purpose of the conference is to announce the public release of a needs assessment report regarding youth in our community. Youth HQ Board Chair, […]

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Camp Alexo Master Plan Complete

Jul31

On Saturday June 24, 2017 more than 260 people joined us at Camp Alexo to celebrate the Grand Opening of the new Eagle’s Nest Rotary Lodge and mark the completion of the Alexo Master Plan which was started back in 2014.  This 3-year project represented an incredible level of community investment that included 900+ volunteers […]

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