Volunteer to Start Something
What if every child finished high school, went to college or university, got a job and gave back to our community? Wouldn't that be something?

Ways to volunteer
Help Support Our Next Event
There is no more important investment we can make than in helping our nation's children realize and share their full potential

Ways to donate
Just Kidding Around Raffle This Week

Come see us at ATB Tuesday - Friday this week from 9:30am - 5:00pm for your ticket in the Just Kidding Around Raffle.  You could win 50% of the ticket sales.

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Thank You Home Hardware

Thank you to Home Hardware for the opportunity to be a part of your Grand Opening events.  We had an outstanding 3 days of BBQ's.  All proceeds from the BBQ's will go towards children's programming in the agency.

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Thank you to RBC Staff

Thank you to RBC Staff for volunteering for the Jumpstart BBQ on

May 27, 2017.

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Just Kidding Around Raffle

Come and see us this week at Sobeys for your ticket for the 50/50 Just Kidding Around Raffle.  We are here Tuesday - Friday from 9:00am - 6:00pm.

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Thank you to Boundary Ford

Thank you to Boundary Ford for inviting us to Fun Day and for their generous donation to our agency's children's programs.

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Job Opportunity Fundraising Coordinator 


Fundraising Coordinator

As the Fundraising Coordinator you are a key member of the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lloydminster team helping to achieve our mission:  Our organization is committed to being leaders in our community for providing the highest quality, volunteer-based mentoring programs to our community’s young people. 

Responsibilities

  • Manage a portfolio of fundraising events

  • Plan and execute events

  • Develop marketing strategies for events and initiatives

  • Create fundraising opportunities

  • Prepare and distribute personalized materials including reports, presentations, newsletter, thank you notes

  • Recruit, train, and manage volunteers

  • Manage social media

Job Requirements/Competencies

  • Drive: Must be a resourceful, motivated self starter that can meet and exceed fundraising goals and quotas Maintain and establish collaborative relationships with sponsors

  • Initiative: Proficient in time and general management skills while demonstrating the ability to work independently and collaboratively with a variety of personalities

  • Communication Skills: Excellent written and oral skills with a comfort with public speaking

  • Professionalism: Work in a fast paced environment with a willingness to work individually and as a team player. Complete administrative tasks and develop strategies to achieve organizational goals

  • Attitude: Upbeat, enthusiastic, creative, passionate and a positive thinker

  • Flexibility: Able to multi task in a changing work environment. Manage competing demands and unexpected events. Be willing to change approach to best fit the situation

  • Some evening, weekend work is required

  • Dependability: Follow instruction, take responsibility for own actions and keep commitments

Qualifications

  • Degree or Diploma in Business/Non Profit Management/Marketing/ Event Management

  • Previous experience in non profit/fundraising an asset

  • Strong computer skills and ability to use existing technology to achieve desired results

  • Social Media savvy

  • Clean criminal record check (vulnerable sector)

  • Valid Drivers licence with access to a vehicle

Salary: Let us know what your expectations are in your cover letter.

Please Email: bbbslloydminster.ca  or Fax: 306-825-5763 your cover letter and resume.

Posting will remain open until a suitable applicant is found.  We appreciate all applications we receive; we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Thank you for your interest.

 


 

This week we are at Canadian Tire from 9am-6pm.

 

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Another huge Thank You to all of our Volunteers! We absolutley could not do it without you. :)

 

 

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Happy Easter from Big Brothers Big Sisters!! The office will be closed Friday, April 14th. Have a great long weekend!

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A great big thank you going out to all of the wonderful volunteers who helped out at Showcase this weekend!!

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Happiness is . . .

Thank you to everyone who shared on the Happiness Wall on Saturday at Servus Sports Centre.

You can still share your happiness by going to www.signupanywhere.com/signup//vhgu4tjk

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Thank You to Jack Kemp

Thank you to Jack Kemp for the money they raised from Wii Bowling in support of Bowl for Kids.

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Thank you Husky

Thank you to the Husky Has Heart Campaign for their donation to our agency. The donation will support our Afterschool Program.

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 Support our 28 Volunteers in 28 Days Campaign

Big Brothers Big Ssiters of Lloydminster is looking to reduce our wait list for littles seeding a Big Brothers, Big Sister or In School Mentor. 

There are currently 38 kids on our wait list for a mentor.

We are looking for volutneers to help us make a difference in the life of a child by volunteering to become a:

  • Big Brother or Big Sister
  • In School Mentor
  • Board Member
  • Fundraising Volunteer

You can help us reach our goal in these very simple steps:

Talk with your friends, family and co workers about Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lloydminster

Share our facebook posts

Call our office for more information!  306 825 5757

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Thank you to Canadian Natural Resources Ltd.

CNRL presented a $500 cheque for Bowl for Kids 2017 sponsorship.

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A Galactic Bowling Adventure

Bowl for Kids 2017 is taking place on April 7, 2017.  Contact the office to find out how to be a sponsor, donate a prize or register a team to bowl.

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Valiant Knight

Knights of Columbus Father Dobson Council #3553 representative Paul Schwebius makes a dontation to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lloydminster to In School Mentoring and 9 to 1 Peer Mentoring Program

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Angels Among us

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Thank you to Transition Health & Wellness for hosting the angels and to all the community members that picked an angel and purchased a gift for the children in our agency.

We are very fortunate to have such great support from the community and were able to provide a little bit of extra Christmas magic for the children in our agency this year.

Thank you  to Jeff Knox Jr & the Saskatchewan Roughriders for their partnership with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Saskatchewan and producing this video on becoming a Big Brother or Mentor.

 

 

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The Light and Sounds of Christmas House Launch

Sunday, November 20, 2016 @ 6:00pm
5704 30th Street

Stop by and join Big Brothers Big sisters to celebrate the beginning of the Christmas season!  Hot chocolatge and cookies being served.

Donations will be accepted for Big Brothers Big Sisters, The Goat's Christmas Wish and Real Country 95.9's Gift of Christmas!


A Day to Remember

Thanks to Al Hemingway, representative  of the Royal Canadian Legion for sharing the importance of Remembrance Day with Big Brothers Big sisters After School program children.

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Bio Clean Disaster Services Jody Herbus presents a cheque to Big Brothers Big Sisters Executive Director Brenda Robinson. Bio Clean;s donation of $8,622.00 was generated through the likes and views on the new Bio Clean facebook page. Thank you Bio clean for your generous donation.

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 If you're a Synergy Credit Union Member, or know someone who is, check this out! Click the link to find out more on how to switch to e-statements. Why not help out the environment AND your local Big Brothers Big Sisters and make the switch TODAY!  Program has been extended until December 2016.

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Congratulations to Stuart Parkin for winning $9,335 in the Just Kidding Around Raffle. Thank you to everyone that purchased tickets or hosted us selling tickets. License SK#RR16-0089

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Bottles for Kids
Are you doing some cleaning? Do you have a shed full of recycling? Donate your bottles or cans to us and we will count, sort and take them in to the bottle depot and receive the proceeds for our local agency to support children's programming.
 

   
Kevin's Computing/Lloyd Laser Cartridge Teams Up with Us. 

Kevin's computing is a great place to drop off your old ink cartridges. They are a member of THINKRECYCLE.COM, which is an organization that pays for used computers and ink cartridges. Kevin's Computing is using this profit to donate to Big Brothers Big Sisters.  Please drop off any unwanted, old ink cartridges.  It all adds up - one cartridge at a time.

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Witnessing the transformation of a child into a confident young person is a remarkable thing. 

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Canadian Tire Jumpstart
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Canadian Tire Jumpstart
Charitable program helps children ages 4 to 18 in financial need participate in organized sports and recreation. Call 306 - 825 - 5757 or email brobinson @ bbbslloydminster.ca for further details 


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