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Professional Development Opportunity: Brain Story Certification

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Free Online Professional Development Opportunity: Brain Story Certification We are excited to introduce you to one of our newest Builder Partners, Alberta Family Wellness Institute, and share with you a very important professional development opportunity available for all members of your organization. One of the most popular speakers at the 2016 NMS was Nancy Mannix (learn more) who spoke about …

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Mentoring Refugee, Immigrant & Newcomer Children and Youth Resource Showcase – Episode 12

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Download the resource here: https://albertamentors.ca/refugee-mentoring/ Download the PowerPoint Presentation Are you struggling to engage and recruit new cultural communities, mentors, and youth? Are you considering piloting new programs or initiatives to spread the impact of mentoring to cultural communities? We have a new resource for you! AMP Cultural Consultant Alex Abboud will be showcasing our new resource “Mentoring Refugee, Immigrant, …

Big Brothers Big Sisters Month Canada 2017

Celebrating Mentoring Through Big Brothers Big Sisters Month in Canada

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Big Brothers Big Sisters Canada are launching a national celebration of Mentoring this September to celebrate Big Brothers Big Sisters Month. Their campaign content celebrates the impact of mentoring, is emotionally powerful and easily sharable — Check it out here. The campaign will be a month-long celebration of Mentoring, marked by key anniversaries such as “Big Brothers Big Sisters Day” …

Engaging & Empowering: How to Become an Effective Mentor for Vulnerable Youth

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Register now for the Free Online Vulnerable Youth Mentor Training for your Staff and Mentors: http://bit.ly/2nn6Rn7 This 9-module course is designed for people interested in mentoring vulnerable youth by helping them build resilience and overcome barriers. The course will sensitize you to the issues facing vulnerable youth and equip you with effective tools to use when working with your mentee. …

Fundraising Feature: engaging your sponsors and donors — making them count – Episode 11

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Fundraising is essential to the sustainability of our mentoring programs. Join special guest Danisha Bhaloo, Fund development manager with Boys and Girls Club Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton for a midsummer webinar to get you ready for the fall. Danisha is a veteran Fundraiser, a mentor, and recognized as one of the “Top 40 under 40” in Edmonton: http://www.avenueedmonton.com/City-Life/Top-40-Under-40/Danisha-Bhaloo/. …

WEBINAR: Fundraising Feature: engaging your sponsors and donors — making them count

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Webinar: Fundraising Feature: engaging your sponsors and donors — making them count Recorded: Thu, Jul 21, 2017 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM MDT Download the Power Point Presentation   Fundraising is essential to the sustainability of our mentoring programs. Join special guest Danisha Bhaloo, Fund development manager with Boys and Girls Club Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton for a …

Make Canada 150 Count

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Partnerships are essential to supporting Mentoring. We are thankful for all of the partners of the AMP who champion mentoring in their work and in our communities. For example, We are very happy to have Ryan Stasynec on our Leadership Team who was previously our youth rep and is now a community partner on behalf of the Royal Bank of …

Episode 10 - Mentoring can help all youth grow their Natural Supports

Mentoring can help all youth grow their Natural Supports – Episode 10

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New research published by the Change Collective in Calgary, (co-funded by the Burns Fund and the United Way of Calgary and area, with a number of agency partners and co-authors including Big Brothers Big Sisters Calgary & Area) provides a framework for enhancing natural supports as a critical lever in promoting healthy youth development. Within the mentoring movement we talk …

Mentoring can help all youth grow their Natural Supports

WEBINAR: Mentoring can help all youth grow their Natural Supports

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New research published by the Change Collective in Calgary, (co-funded by the Burns Fund and the United Way of Calgary and area, with a number of agency partners and co-authors including Big Brothers Big Sisters Calgary & Area) provides a framework for enhancing natural supports as a critical lever in promoting healthy youth development. Within the mentoring movement we talk …

Mentoring in 2020 and What we Need to Get There – Episode 9

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Great News! The Alberta Mentoring Partnership has just been funded for and approved a strategic plan for the next three year cycle of our work. That means you can look forward to continued services and supports as we work together to expand and enhance mentoring across Alberta. Reading strategic plans alone in your office can be dry. Instead, we invite …