Big Brothers Big Sisters of Saint John

Children & Youth - Saint John, NB
Member For 2 months
Recruiting
Phone15066351145
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Email brother@nb.aibn.com
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Address 39 King St., 3rd Level Brunswick Square, Saint John, NB

Big G Mentoring

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Saint John
Children & Youth

Rounding up older adult volunteers aged 55+ to connect virtually or in-person with a youth in their local community. Mentors and mentees are asked to commit to meeting for one hour each week. Big G volunteers are part of our in-school and traditional mentoring programs. Time spent together could include playing games, sharing life experiences and by exploring mutual interests. This program allows those 55+ to connect with the community and influence the next generation to be the best they can be.


  • Background Check Required
  • Lower Cambridge - 39 King St., 3rd Level Brunswick Square
  • Saint John, NB
  • Starting Immediately
  • 3-6hrs / month
  • 30 Spots Available of 30
  • Suitable For: All Ages

Dates and Times

The time can differentiate based on how many and the length of the outings the matches meet for.

Required Qualifications

N/A

Position Responsibilities

To meet with their mentee a minimum of twice a month and partake in virtual activities of common interest. Examples are online games or storytelling between the Bigs and Littles.

Volunteer Benefits

A volunteer can expect a forever-lasting feeling of accomplishment from being a mentor to youth. Being a mentor can teach many valuable life skills and can potentially create a lifelong friendship.