Aaron and Jakub

May 2, 2018 Originally Published in Colchester Weekly   Local RCMP Officer making the difference as a Big Brother  Aaron Patton has been an officer with the RCMP in Colchester for the past five months. Originally from New Minas, Aaron made his way West like many young Maritimers, and that’s where he was recruited by […]

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Wanda and Georja

Originally published in Colchester Weekly April 4, 2018 Georja was just six years old when she was matched with Wanda and they have been matched for almost five years.  They have done many fun things over the years. Georja’s favourite thing to do with Wanda is shopping at Value Village and going to their favourite […]

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Jeff and Logan

Originally published in Colchester Weekly March 7, 2018 Big Brothers Big Sisters of Colchester’s In School Mentoring Program started as a pilot project in 1997 at Alice St. School. Since then it’s grown to be offered in many schools throughout Colchester and we currently have over 30 children waiting to be matched with an In […]

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Blaine and Alex

Originally Published in Colchester Weekly Jan 24, 2018 Blaine and Alex As we wrap up Mentoring Month, we take this time to reflect on our incredible volunteers and what they have provided to not only the children we serve but our agency, and most importantly the community. We feel inspired by our mentors and the […]

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Derrick, Karen & Aethan

Jan 17, 2018 Today, as we celebrate International Mentoring Day, we are highlighting one of our "Big Couples". Derrick and Karen Carroll were matched with Aethan for about two and half years ago, and you could say it's been one big adventure since then. The couple has taken Aethan on the train to Halifax, to [...] Read more
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