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Impact on Community

It’s more than likely someone in your life has been impacted by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Waterloo Region.  Mentoring is a powerful intervention tool that brings about individual change and progress. A relationship with an adult mentor provides stability, support and guidance in the healthy development of a child.

By building and strengthening the skills of children, our programs also strengthen families and communities.

Children Who Are Mentored Have...
  • Highly developed social skills
  • Improved problem solving skills and life skills
  • Greater sense of self-confidence and self-esteem
  • A belief that the future holds promise