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We believe in the value and values of mentoring.”

Vision and Mission

Our Vision

Every Child Who Needs a Mentor, Will Have One.

Our Mission

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Saskatoon and Area Inc. is a community supported organization committed to the healthy development of children and youth and their families through quality volunteer, mentoring relationships

Values Statements

Children and Youth

We believe that all children and youth have the capacity to lead full and rewarding lives and become contributing adult members of the community.

We believe that all children and youth should grow up in an environment that supports their well being and enables them to reach their full potential.

We believe that the healthy development and empowerment of children and youth can be enhanced by positive, nurturing relationships with caring adults, youth, peers, and family.

Inclusion

We believe children, youth, volunteers, and staff in our programs should reflect the cultural and ethnic diversity of our community and our commitment to the principle of inclusion.

Standards

We believe that all Big Brother Big Sister of Saskatoon programs must maintain the highest standards of screening, matching, monitoring, and training to ensure safety and positive outcomes for children, youth, and their families.

Community

We believe in cooperating with other agencies and groups with similar goals and strategies to develop effective and efficient community services to children, youth, and their families.

Teamwork

We believe that our special strength comes from our volunteers who work with our professional staff to foster the healthy development of children and youth.

Fundraising

We believe that our fundraising programs are key to the future financial development and stability of the organization and will uphold the Imagine Canada’s Ethical Fundraising and Financial Accountability Code.

Personal/Professional/Organizational Development

We believe in supporting the contributions of Board and staff to our organization and providing personal and professional growth opportunities.