Notice of Annual General Meetings

May29

Red Deer Youth & Volunteer Centre Foundation (operating as Youth HQ), Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Red Deer & District, and Boys & Girls Club of Red Deer & District   Invites all volunteers, alumni, members, donors and sponsors to our   Annual General Meetings (AGM) 6:30 pm, Thursday, June 21st, 2018 4633 – 49th […]

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Red Deer Kinsmen support Camp Alexo

May9

Mark Horsley, Red Deer Kinsmen Community Services Director recently presented a cheque in the amount of $10,000 in support of Camp Alexo.  Our friends at Kinsmen have been our longest ongoing supporter of Camp Alexo  by providing annually funding support to be able to ensure Camp Alexo continues to be accessible to the children and […]

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Weekend Warriors May 25-27

Apr26

Once again it is that time of year when we are getting camp ready for a busy summer season. Weekend Warriors is scheduled to take place Friday May 25 to Sunday, May 27.  If you would like to come out and volunteer for a weekend in the beautiful setting of Camp Alexo please contact Janessa […]

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BIG Pursuit raises over $60,000 for BBBS

Apr26

The second annual BIG Pursuit was a tremendous success once again this year.  Thank you to all the participants, volunteers, business supporters and donors for your support.  39 teams participated in a variety of fun and challenging activities that helped them discover Red Deer in a way they never have before.  From getting out of […]

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Youth HQ / YVC News

Feb15

Donate A Car Canada

“Donate A Car Canada” ensures a donation goes directly to Boys & Girls Club of Red Deer & District when you choose our Boys & Girls Club as the charity you want to support when donating your old car. Donate A Car Canada makes car donations simple for both you, and the charity you love. Used […]

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Hilton supports Boys & Girls Club

Feb8

  The Boys & Girls Club of Red Deer & District would like to thank Hilton and the Hampton Inn and Suites for their generous donation of 50,000 Hilton Honour points, which were used as a raffle prize in our “Winter Escape” Raffle. $9000 was raised for programs because of this raffle.

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Youth HQ / YVC News

Feb8

West Jet supports our Boys & Girls Club

The Boys & Girls Club of Red Deer & District would like to thank West Jet for their generous donation of a trip for two anywhere West Jet flies, which was used as a raffle prize in our “Winter Escape” Raffle. $9000 was raised for programs because of this raffle. We would also like to […]

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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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