Big Brothers Big Sisters of Saint John

Children & Youth - Saint John, NB
Member For 2 years
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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
  • Welsford - 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


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.