30th Anniversary Zed Haunted House


We’re Back!!! with the 30th Anniversary Zed Haunted House event. Presented by our friends at Border Paving and Zed 98.9 the Zed Haunted House is the primary annual fundraising event in support of BGC Red Deer. Red Deer’s Most Fatal Attraction promises to deliver some great new Chills and Thrills for the Halloween season. The event runs […]

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Direct Energy Supports Camp Alexo


34 employees of Direct Energy converged on Camp Alexo September 27-28 to complete a variety of work projects in support of preparing Camp Alexo for winter. Projects included road maintenance, painting, brush clearing, storage organization, and more. This has been the third year of Direct Energy’s visit to Camp Alexo. Employees were primarily from Calgary, […]

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September is Big Brothers Big Sisters Month


Alongside multiple communities across Canada, to recognize the importance of mentoring youth, September has been officially declared Big Brothers Big Sisters Month in Red Deer. Big Brothers Big Sisters has been celebrating BBBS Month in September for years in an attempt to raise awareness of the importance of mentoring while highlighting the connections made by […]

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Camp Alexo Receives Volunteer Services from Various Support Groups in Red Deer


Youth HQ was one of five recipients of a joint service project courtesy of various service clubs in Red Deer. On Thursday, September 15, Youth HQ was able to have some volunteers from Rotary East & Sunrise, Kiwanis, Optimist Club of Red Deer, Piper Creek Optimist Club, Red Deer Lions Club, Red Deer Kinsmen, and […]

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President’s Choice Children’s Charity Helps Feed Children During Summer Programs


Thanks to funding from the President’s Choice Children Charity through their Summertime Eat Well program, Youth HQ was able to provide healthy food to the youth attending Summer Day Camps and Camp Alexo throughout the summer. Providing healthy snacks for youth in programs and encouraging proper nutrition For 10 10 years, PC Children’s Charity has […]

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Littles Build BIGGER raises over $1,600 for Big Brothers Big Sisters


To kick off Big Brothers Big Sisters Month, KCB Cabinets & Renovations hosted the first Littles Build BIGGER event since 2019. While BBBS Littles and waitlist youth were building toolkits and learning about carpentry, Youth HQ staff and volunteers hosted a free barbeque and provided information about the Big Brothers Big Sisters program to the […]

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Rally for Kids Raises Over $15,000


Despite heavy rain, Rally for Kids and The Backroad Bash & BBQ were quite successful and managed to raise over $15,000 for Youth HQ. The event saw a fantastic turnout of enthusiastic riders who enjoyed their journey along the historic CN Rail Trail. Thank you to all the volunteers for their support in helping to […]

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Youth HQ AGM


Youth HQ Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Red Deer and District, and BGC Red Deer & District   Invites all volunteers, alumni, members, donors and sponsors to our   Annual General Meetings (AGM) 7:00 pm, Thursday, June 16th , 2022 The proceedings of the meetings will be to: Approve the agenda; Approve the minutes of […]

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WELCOME TO THE BIG PURSUIT in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters WE’RE BACK … BIGGER AND BETTER THAN BEFORE Participate as an individual, a couple or a team No longer an amazing race format, but simply solve the clues, travel to one location and find the Golden Key Maximum of 1-2 hours The more […]

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We Want Your Input! STRATEGIC PLAN FOCUS GROUP INVITATION PURPOSE: This is an opportunity for families, friends, and stakeholders of Youth HQ to inform the future direction of our work. Together we will deepen our community’s understanding of the needs and opportunities for positive impacts with youth throughout Central Alberta. PARTICIPANTS: A diverse group of […]

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