Border Paving Ltd receives National Award of Recognition from BGC Canada

Jun21

Vic and Kate Walls (Kate is Vic’s daughter) attended our AGM on June 20, 2024, and were presented with an award from BGC Canada in recognition of their years of support for Youth HQ and the Boys and Girls Club.  Thank you to Border Paving Ltd for your 20 years of continued annual support of […]

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Annual General Meeting Announcement

May16

Youth HQ, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Red Deer & District, BGC of Red Deer & District invites all volunteers, alumni, members, donors and sponsors to our Annual General Meetings at 6:30 pm, Thursday, June 20th , 2024 The proceedings of the meetings will be to: Approve the agenda; Approve the minutes of the previous year’s […]

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BIG PURSUIT A HUGE SUCCESS IN SUPPORT OF BBBS

Apr29

The annual BIG Pursuit event in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters was held on Sunday, April 28th.  Twenty Two teams participated in Red Deer’s version of the Amazing Race as they searched for the Golden Keys. Refer to the BIG Update below for details. The funds raised on BIG Pursuit day totalled $36,859.29.  SHAW […]

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Home Depot Foundation Orange Door Campaign raises over $26,000 for 49th Street Youth Shelter

Feb8

Youth HQ is excited to announce that our friends from our local Home Depot raised $26,386.00 during the Holiday Orange Door Campaign held this past December. The Red Deer store was the 2nd highest funds raised out of  Home Depot 76 stores in Western Canada. Funds were raised through customer donations at the tills throughout […]

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BBBS Receives $1,000,000 Grant from CFEP in support of CSI

Jan24

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Red Deer is excited to announce that the agency received $1,000,000 through the Community Facility Enhancement Program in support of facility enhancements and upgrades to the recently acquired Centre for Social Impact building. The Centre for Social Impact (CSI) is an inspiring place where charities and non-profits can collaborate; a […]

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Zed Haunted House Raises over $99,000 for BGC

Nov9

The 31st edition Red Deer’s Most Fatal Attraction, the Zed Haunted House presented by Border Paving, was a tremendous success for BGC and Youth HQ, raising $99,500 for the charity. The 14-day event at Parkland Mall saw more than 6,000 visitors eager for a frightening experience. Over 160 volunteers contributed more than 3,200 hours into […]

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Littles Build BIG Looks to be Even Bigger

Jul26

On Saturday, August 26, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Red Deer & District invites everyone to come down to KCB Cabinets & Renovations for the returning Littles Build BIG event. While Littles and waitlist youth build toolboxes, staff and volunteers will be hosting a free barbeque and providing information about the BBBS program to help […]

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Annual General Meeting Announcement

May10

Youth HQ, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Red Deer & District, BGC of Red Deer & District invites all volunteers, alumni, members, donors and sponsors to our Annual General Meetings at 7:00 pm, Thursday, June 15th , 2023 The proceedings of the meetings will be to: Approve the agenda; Approve the minutes of the previous year’s […]

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Red Deer Group Cycles Across Canada for Big Brothers Big Sisters

May3

A Red Deer resident has gathered some friends and begun on a trek to cycle across Canada while raising funds for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Red Deer & District and Youth HQ. Ben Pelletier, a teacher in Red Deer, is a strong supporter and believer of BBBS and Youth HQ and decided that he […]

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BIG Pursuit raises $28,215 for BBBS

May2

Red Deer’s version of the Amazing Race (The BIG Pursuit-search for the Golden Keys) attracted 15 teams on Sunday, April 30th.  Fun was had by all who took part on a beautiful Sunday spring afternoon. Thank you to our presenting sponsor SERVUS Credit Union; Checkpoint sponsors Quality Inn, Melcor Developments, Prairie Bus Lines, Sky Wings […]

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