Local Immigration Partnership

Founding Members of the Local Immigration Partnership Click link to read more: https://www.nbdmc.ca/lip-activities Pictured are:    Karen Strang- Nipissing University,  Darlene Jamieson- Big Brothers Big Sisters of North Bay & District,  Amelia Roscoe- Big Brothers Big Sisters of North Bay & District,   Marla Tremblay- Economic Development City of North Bay,   Leanne Maille- Yes Employment,   Don Curry […]

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Empowered by Mentoring – Keyla’s Story

Let’s travel back in time to the year 2013. I was in grade 9 and living what I would consider a pretty boring life; I went to school, hung out with friends, dreaded math class and watched a bit more TV than recommended. Every Monday, I would talk to my friends about what they had […]

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A Rewarding Experience

I had always had a dream where I would be able to leave the confinements of my two bedroom apartment back home in Pakistan. Being the youngest child in a family of five, you quickly get to realize that the couch surprisingly doubles as a very comfy bed. Little did I know that I was [...]
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Celebrating a 20 year Sister Bond!

Hi, my name is Kristie. I'm 30 years old and I still often confuse people when I talk about my "big sister". Thank-you for all that this organization does. I've often been asked how I've overcame so many odds despite my upbringing and I truly know in my heart it's the impact of the care [...]
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