Notice of Youth HQ Annual General Meeting


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) 7:00 pm, Thursday, June 17th , 2021 The proceedings of the meetings will be to: Approve the agenda; […]

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Youth HQ Joins AMP in Honoring and Remembering the 215 Indigenous Children


It is with heavy hearts that Youth HQ joins the Alberta Mentoring Partnership (AMP) and others across the country in honoring and remembering the 215 Indigenous children. We amplify the call from Alberta’s Indigenous communities, that we must work together towards true reconciliation, collectively (as a province, community, organization) while also taking individual responsibility to […]

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Shaw announces Chip In for Kids in support of BGC


As a part of the Shaw Charity Classic which supports 200 charities throughout Alberta Shaw has announced the Chip in for Kids initiative for which BGC is one of the charities of benefit. Simply text KIDS035 to 30333 to donate $10 to BGC.  The Shaw Charity will and Chip in for Kids will both match […]

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3rd Annual Rally For Kids


Youth HQ is pleased to announce that the 3rd annual Rally for Kids will be taking place on Saturday, July 3, 2021. Join us for the third annual Rally For Kids, presented by Eagle Builders, in support of Camp Alexo! Enjoy an afternoon of OHV touring the historic CN Rail Line in the heart of […]

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Red Deer Kinettes support BGC


YouthHQ would like to express our appreciation to the Red Deer Kinettes for their generous donation of $2,800 in support of BGC.  It has been a challenging time for BGC, and these funds will certainly assist the ongoing efforts of BGC to keep kids connected. Pictured below is Rob Lewis (Executive Director) and Jaycee Bourke […]

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BGC Canada Launches New Brand


BGC (formerly Boys and Girls Clubs) launches a new brand across Canada. This new brand acknowledges the past legacy and celebrates moving forward as inclusive of ALL youth across Canada. Media Release BGC Brand

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BBBS launches “Small Act, Big Impact” Campaign


SERVUS CREDIT UNION AND BIG 105 fm PARTNERS WITH BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS IN LAUNCHING THE “Small Act BIG Impact” CAMPAIGN. The recent cancellation of the Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) annual BIG Pursuit fundraising event, due to COVID-19 has had a tremendous financial impact on the agency. In response to this challenge BBBS has partnered […]

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Orange Door Project Raises $9,800 for Youth Shelter


Orange Door Project Raises $9,822.85 From Tuesday, December 1st to Sunday, December 2, 2020, the Red Deer Home Depot customers were empowered to be a part of the Home Depot Canada wide giving campaign by being asked to make a $2 donation in support of the 49th Street Youth Shelter a local non-profit agency that […]

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Agency announces Youth HQ Podcast


The Youth HQ podcast is an avenue for youth in our programs to express themselves, feel empowered to interview people in the community,  and share their stories; whether it be stories of personal growth, resiliency, and/or accomplishments. The podcast will serve as a fun learning opportunity for youth to gain experience with technology skills, interviewing […]

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