NHBA is proud to help make a difference!

Continuing our support in the community, gifts for teens were collected for Big Brothers and Big Sisters,  at the Associations annual Christmas Dinner Party.  The Christmas Committee members delivered the donations to the Big Brothers Big Sisters office on Niagara Street to be shared with the representatives from across Niagara Region.  Our members’ generosity is heartfelt by BBS – for helping make happy Christmas mornings for all.

St. Catharines-Thorold & District…assists 1,200 children and at-risk youth in St. Catharines, Thorold, Niagara-on-the-Lake to become happier, healthier and more self-confident with services and programs linked to the important values of confidence, competence and caring.

South Niagara… servicing Welland, Port Colborne, Wainfleet and Pelham, enriches the lives of youth through positive mentoring relationships.  Services provided for over 600 youth include the One on One Program, Big for a Day Program, In School Mentoring Program, and more.

       Grimsby, Lincoln and West Lincoln…match Big Brothers and Big Sisters with ‘Littles’ that are looking for or need a role model in their lives.  Helping to change kids lives in the community, approximately 200 kids are matched in Traditional, In School Mentoring and Go Girls programs.

Niagara Falls… is currently serving about 200 children through various programs -Traditional mentoring, In-School mentoring, Go Girls/Game On, Big Bunch. In addition, they operate a second hand store, and partner with other charities, to ensure that families in Niagara Falls have access to affordable items year round and in times of crisis.

 

For more information on how you can start something big, please visit www.bbbsmentors.com.